Handbuilding Sundays

Handbuilding Sundays

10am – 1pm Sundays

Workshop 2

Suitable for

  • beginners who have completed Introduction to Clay
  • intermediate students
  • advanced students

This series of short courses will celebrate the endless possibilities of handbuilding. Each course focuses on a specific project and/or skill. The workshops will run during term time, costs will vary depending on the course content and inclusions.

Term 1 2019

Large coil pots for the garden – Feb 10, 17 & 24

Cost $180 – includes single firing of one large pot to cone 6, clay is not included

Over three Sunday mornings Jo Townsend will take you though techniques for building and decorating large strong pots that will survive the Canberra winter.

You will learn how to:

  • build with coils and slabs
  • maintain the shape of your pot as it grows
  • make a pot up to 600mm tall
  • make your pot strong
  • user a range of decorative techniques (including carving, stamping, highlight glazing and use of additions) suitable for a single firing.


Playing with Pinched Pottery –  March 17,  24, 31

Cost $180 – includes clay and bisque firing.

In this course Sue Cant will lead you through an exploration of the possibilities provided by pinching to create sophisticated and varied artworks.

You will

  • use a variety of clays, from porcelain to heavily grogged clays
  • use a variety of pinching techniques
  • experiment with additions to your work
  • explore a variety of surface decoration techniques





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Item Summary

Class  × 1 $180.00
Subtotal $180.00
Discount $0.00
Total $180.00 (includes $16.36 GST)