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Intermediate and Advanced Throwing Short Course

May 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

$525

Intermediate and Advanced Throwing Short Course

Starting Thursday May 13th 6 – 8 pm – 5 Weeks

This 5 week throwing course is suitable for people who can center and control their clay on the potter’s wheel.

It will take you through the skills involved in altering forms, throwing multi part pieces, throwing larger pieces and fitted pieces.

WEEK ONE

  • Make the parts for three elaborate lidded containers
  • Think of stands, lids, additions, carving, slip texture, glazing and firing
  • Incorporate some hand built pices
  • Use texture
  • Throw large!

WEEK TWO

  • Trim and assemble the lidded containers
  • Throw a coffee set – coffee pot, filter cup, cups (two or four)
  • Think about how they fit together and stands to go on

WEEK THREE

  • Trim and assemble the coffee set
  • Throw pieces for two joined candelabra around 40 cm tall
  • Multiple small parts, trimmed and assembled (joined)
  • Work on carving, textures, colours, clays

WEEK FOUR

  • Trim and assemble the thrown pieces for the candelabra – ensuring they are centred and won’t slump or bend in the kiln!
  • Throw 4 noodle bowls – altered, textures, unusual, sort of matching!

WEEK FIVE

  • Trim and finish the noodle bowls – make hashi (chopsticks) to go with them????
  • Throw a large platter/bowl – design for sgraffito, washi, slips, alterations, textures….
  • Make it fun!

 

Details

Date:
May 13
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
$525
Event Category:

Venue

New Firebird Studios
1/20 Hutchinson Street
Burleigh Heads, QLD 4220 Australia
Phone:
0402263227
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Organizer

Firebird Studios
Phone:
0402263227

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