Saturday June 8 to Monday June 10
(Queen’s Birthday long weekend)
10am – 4pm
$ 310 – Includes bisque firing, clay is extra. We stock a range of clays for purchase.
For intermediate students or students with comparable skill level.
Create complex & multi-layered texture with simple low-tech alternative & traditional ceramic techniques. We will use clay, slip, various stencils & resists & other craft materials to create stamps, texture & imagery that can be used in a number of flexible ways with your work. These will include repeat, multilayered patterns/textures that can be used to create one of a kind or repeatable surfaces.
Techniques covered in the workshop will include:
- making your own bisqued texture tools
- texture plates,
- found objects, &
- press moulds
- creating repeat patterns
- using resists and slip
- plastic stencils
- paper stencil
- Resist washes – shellac, latex, slip trailing.
- creating texture with craft materials and found objects
Scissors, carving tools, found objects like buttons or interesting pen tops, string, organic material, seeds, bark etc. sponges, paint brushes, clay, sketch book, slip trailer, basic clay kit, rib
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