WORKSHOP / SUNDAY / 24 FEBRUARY / 10:30AM – 3:30M
CLAY WITH ATTITUDE! Create a Critter Pot!
Using clay is one of primitive humans first art forms. Experience this calming & tactile medium, learning how to navigate using the throwing wheel, wedging up clay, forming structures & hand building techniques. Create beautiful structures to be fired in the kiln.
Your teacher brings years of experience & knowledge, passed down through generations & will ignite your passion for pottery.
Quirky Pots & Sculptures
In this beginner and intermediate level class you will experiment with coiling, hand building and basic wheel finishing techniques to create garden themed pieces such as monster succulent pots, animal or abstract sculptures, birdhouses, fairy huts or wind chimes.
Part 1: intro to slab building & sculpting techniques to create a succulent pot
Part 2: coiling, wheel finishing & under glazing to create a chosen project
*clear (final) glazing will be completed by Art Mania staff and may take 2 – 3 weeks to complete depending on size and quantity of pieces
**Students may wish to purchase additional Studio Sessions to explore further glazing techniques or create additional pieces
What you get:
- All materials supplied
- Support, guidance & expert tuition from your teacher
- Tools to use on the day
- A yummy lunch (please add a note when booking if you have any dietary requirements)
- Time for you to access your inner creative & bring it to life through clay
Tea, coffee and soft drinks available for gold coin donation
What to bring:
- Closed in shoes
- Apron/clothes you don’t mind getting dirty
- An open mind & a positive attitude
$175 full price
$50 deposit to secure your spot
Suitable for ages 16+ yrs
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