2 day work shop on hand building home wares and plates.
Saturday 10th July 9 am – 4.00 pm
Saturday 14th August
Explore different clays and learn different construction processes.
This course is a more comprehensive level of learning about how to create your own ceramics range.
Learn about different clay bodies, making of plates, hand building techniques and underglazing and glazing processes.
9 -11 am Working with BRT- grittier hard wearing clay.
11 am 1 pm
Working with Keans 33 stoneware clay – Making plates with slump molds and hand building techniques.
Hot Lunch 1 pm - 1.30 pm
1.30 - 3 pm Working with Raku clay.
Making vases, jugs with cylinder style constructions.
3 - 3.30 pm finish. Cleaning up equipment- marking work clearly.
Learn to glaze your work.
Choose from a selection of glazes.
9 am – 11 am
Underglaze in colour 3 small plates and apply clear glaze.
Learn specific techniques.
11 am – 1 pm
Learn how to apply stoneware glazes using different methods for small and larger pots.
1 pm – 1.30 pm Hot Lunch
Washing of equipment finish by 4.00 pm.