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 July _ from 15.07.2018 to 21.07.2018 ,
and September _ from 23.09.2018 to 29.09.2018 .
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