10. September 2021
25. September 2021
Advanced Training – Setting up a pottery workshop in school
Part I – 10 SEP and 11 SEP 2021
Part II – 24 SEP and 25 SEP 2021
Friday 2 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday 12 noon to 4 p.m.
Costs: 252 EUR incl. work material and costs for 2 firings.
In 2 x 4 hours (Part I), you learn the basics of the different construction techniques: pinch cup, coil technique, building with clay strips and clay slabs, modelling technique for small figure design as well as surface design with organic structures, textured decor, and ceramic colors.
In the second part you will get to know the drying and firing procedures.
What is biscuit-, raw-, or smoke firing?
How is the kiln set?
Glaze- or high temperature firing.
Tools, materials, equipment, work safety and environment.
Under direction in the McKiev Studio, you will try out the different techniques, gain insight into the working procedures of a ceramic workshop and receive a handout for read ups.
The course is completed with a participation certificate.
Registration deadline: 26 AUG 2021
Bookings for this event are no longer possible.