workshops and demos / teaching



Throwing Off the Hump 2015: Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton, VA
Teapot demo 2014: The Fine Arts Company, Hagerstown, MD
Ceramics instructor 2013-2016: Workhouse Arts Center, Lorton, VA
Ceramics instructor 2013: Fairfax County RECenter, Springfield, VA
From Table to Teapots 2011: Cultural Arts Division, Torrance, CA - All day workshop 
Throwing demo 2008, 2011: Laguna Woods Art Association, Lake Forest, CA
Ceramics instructor 2005-2011: Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA
Art Forum teapot demo 2003, 2010: Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA
Throwing demo 2002-2006: Orange County Fair Fine Arts, Santa Ana, CA


I'm happy to offer workshops customized to your needs... 3 hour mini-demo to a 2-day hands-on workshop, or...  Costs are dependent on location, time and your needs.
If you’re interested in a workshop hosted by Carol Tripp Martens, please contact her at or call 949-573-3244.

I offer private and semi-private lessons in Burke, VA. Contact me at or call 949-573-3244.
I currently teach classes at the Workhouse Arts Center in Lorton, VA.