ONSITE: High-Performance Concrete

A great introduction to high-performance concrete. During this workshop, you will learn how to form molds, calculate concrete mixes, pour, and finish concrete. This is not concrete from your big box store, but a high performance mix that is great for furniture. We will talk about form building, mix designs, fibers, pigments, and finishes. Make a small side table or coffee table top. Please note, this class will focus on the concrete top and not the base. Come and see the many things you can do with concrete!

Special Notes

  • A respirator is highly suggested for mix day.

    Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.

  • Students must follow current Covid-19 protocols, as outlined by our website. For more info visit This is an On-site course. On-site courses do not come with studio access outside of class time. Paid open studio access is available through our Studio Access Program: if interested please visit

About the Instructor

Alicia Dietz

Alicia Dietz served in the U.S Army for ten years as an officer, Blackhawk maintenance test pilot, and Company Commander. She flew combat and peacekeeping missions in Iraq, Egypt, Israel, and in Europe. After the military, Alicia studied traditional woodworking at Vermont Woodworking School and is currently earning her MFA at VCU. Alicia has received numerous awards including the VMFA Visual Arts Fellowship. Her current work is the beginning of a journey to expose the visible and invisible wounds of veterans, and to explore her thoughts about what war does to soldier's bodies, minds, and to their humanity.

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ONSITE: High-Performance Concrete

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Class Details
January 14 - February 49:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Day: Sat
Tuition: $185.00
Member Tuition: $166.50
Additional fees apply
Instructor: Alicia Dietz
Level: All Levels