CERAMICS SURFACE DESIGN COURSE
This course runs from Thursday November 7th for 4 weeks. Each session is 2 hours.
Join us for this fun course in which you will hand build simple clay forms (mugs/dishes etc). You will then turn your drawing/ideas into designs and using a variety of surface design techniques you will decorate your pieces.
We will begin week one with a thorough explanation of the equipment required and demonstrations of the various hand building techniques and examples of surface techniques. The following three weeks will consist of decorating your pieces with a variety of surface design techniques.
Techniques will include:
- Screen printing
- Paper resist
- Slip decorating
- Wax resist
A range of books and items to provide inspiration will be on hand. Participants are encouraged to bring their own drawings, interesting objects and inspirational books for designs.
All materials and tools are provided. Please wear clothing you don't mind getting messy.
Students 15 – 17 years old are welcome to enrol. If you are enrolling a 15-17 year old please inform us in the comment section when booking.
You may like to take our Introduction to Ceramics workshop before enrolling in this workshop if you have not worked with clay before but it is not necessary to take this course.
Please note that your final pieces will need to be fired after the workshop and can be collected from the studio or arranged to be posted for an additional cost once finished.
Sections of this course can be made into individual workshops and are great for groups such as hens parties, baby showers, birthdays, special occasions, team building activities, corporate events, bucks parties or Christmas parties. Fill out the form to enquire for your group.
WORKSHOPS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE AND NON-TRANSFERABLE. PLEASE READ OUR Cancellation & Refund Policy. BY BOOKING A WORKSHOP YOU AGREE TO THESE POLICIES.