Three Day Full Course Weekend Workshop (February 14-15)
Studio Capacity: 5 students per class
Day 1: February 14, Saturday• 10AM- 1PM
Day 2: February 15, Sunday • 10AM- 1PM
Day 3: To be scheduled after first firing
On this 3 day introductory course, you will learn the complete process of making ceramic ware. We'll teach you varying techniques of pottery, covering the process from clay preparation, throwing, trimming to glazing.
Session 1 - Preparation of clay, centering, opening, and pulling walls, practice for making cylindrical pots and bowls (3-4 hours)
Session 2 - Trimming the bases of your pots, adding handles, and using tools and coloured clay slips for surface decoration. (3 hours)
Session 3 - Glazing and introduction to firing (3 hours)
The 3rd day is scheduled a week after day 2, when your creations have already been fired in the kiln.
This course includes 3kg of clay per participant, this can make around 5-6 pieces.