How to create Functional Domestic Wares and Sculptural Forms on the Potters Wheel.
The fundamental gestuality of throwing different forms and different sizes shall be taught through a series of brief projects that follow on from initial practical demonstrations.
Within this intensive week we shall cover ; the wedging , centering , throwing and turning of hollow wares. The making of cylinders , bowls , cups , jugs , plates , casseroles , bottles and spouts , and pulling handles.
Through three optional and informal evening slide lectures I shall impart information and ideas focalizing particularly wheel thrown works on ;
1. The Formation , Use , and Chemistry of Clays and Glazes.
2. Decorating and Firing ; Processes and Possibilities.
3. Aesthetics of Form and Function in relation to clay type.
This course runs ;
in April _ from 12.04.2020 to 18.04.2020 .
in July _ from 12.07.2020 to 18.07.2020 .
in August _ from 16.08.2020 to 22.08.2020 .
and October _ from 04.10.2020 to 10.10.2020 .
When booking please remember to indicate dates selected.
maximum number of students - 5
Reduced Costs for NON RESIDENTIAL STUDENTS ------ see in “Terms and Conditions” below