Hand Building Master Class
From beginner to advanced
Learn all the main hand building techniques
Develop your skills
Learn basic decoration techniques
Hand Buildng Master Master Class
10 Week Hand Building Master Class.
You will learn slab building, pinch potting, coiling and slip casting in this course. As you develop your skills the complexity of the work increases. By the end of the course you will be amazed at how far you have come in in you skills and finesse.
Learn basic decoration techniques and take home work you will be proud of!
- Introduction to clay
- Handling, recycling
- Getting around the studio and OH&S
- Rolling clay by hand and slab roller
- Using texture
- Japanese press plates
- Free form platters
- Joined plates
- Using coloured slip and sgraffito
- Pinch Pots
- Begin the tea set
- Consider design and decoration
- Consider glaze effects
- Complete the tea set
- Make tea spoons
- Make serving spoons
- Glazing basics
- Make a mug set
- Make a travel mug by slip casting and using a coloured slip decoratio
- Slab build a small jewellery box
- Pinch pot a small box
- Coil build a planter
- Sculpt a figurine or small bust
- Advanced slab building project
- You choose your project
- Introduction to Porcelain jewellery
- Finishing Work
Congratulations – you have already learned more techniques than most people have in years of handbuilding. You should keep practicing either by enrolling for Open Studios, or setting up a little space at home – we can do you firing!
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