throw and alter vessels & raku firing

Throw and alter basic cylinders on the wheel creating texture perfect for raku firing. 


This course is not suitable for beginners.


Cost is £80 per person.
Max. 6 people


Please note that raku ware is for decorative use only. 

upcoming dates

New dates coming soon for Autumn 2020

 

Important! Intermediate throwing skills are required for this workshop – you should be comfortable centering and throwing cylinder forms (please email me if unsure of your standard).

first session - two hours

Throwing and altering demonstration introducing faceting, adding texture, carving and stretching. Trimming your pot whilst still on the wheel. Introduction to characteristics of raku-ware and glazing ideas.

second session - four hours

Glazing and raku firing. Demonstration of basic glazing methods before glazing your own work. You will be able to take your work away with you at the end of the firing.

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