‘Student Work - beautiful bowls with hump moulds’      BEAUTIFUL BOWLS    Lose yourself as you play with clay in this one day workshop.  Join us to use our existing hump moulds to make yourself a set of 4 small bowls using porcelain slabs.  Design and make your own hump mould in pottery plaster using one of the three methods demonstrated.  Learn the basics of ceramic surface decoration and use your individual flare to embellish your work.  Finished pieces can be collected or posted 3 weeks after class.    When    September 8th or  October 20th  - SOLD OUT     Time    10 - 5pm    Cost    $150 - includes all materials, 4 finished and fired bowls, your working hump mould, plus morning and afternoon tea. Please bring your own lunch.   Maximum of 6 students   Please  contact us  for more details or to secure your place.
  ‘Test tiles - surface design and decoration’      SURFACE DESIGN AND DECORATION   Lose yourself as you play with clay in this one day workshop.  Create a set of 9 tiles and learn the various techniques for decorating on clay.  Make your own stamp to be bisque fired for future mark making.  Your tiles will be fired and available for collection or postage 3 weeks after class.      When    September 15th     Time    10 - 5pm    Cost    $150 - includes all materials, your 9 finished and fired tiles, plus morning and afternoon tea. Please bring your own lunch.   Maximum of 6 students   Please  contact us  for more details or to secure your place.
  ‘Slip cast forms in plaster moulds’      MOULD MAKING AND SLIP CASTING   Lose yourself as you play with clay in this three day workshop.  Design your quintessential cup or small form and create your model in clay.  Learn how to properly use pottery plaster and construct a working plaster mould from your model and make its ‘spare’.  Learn the wonders of slip and how to use it to cast in your mould.  Use clay to make your own signature stamp to impress in your work.  Learn the basics of surface design and use it to embellish your forms.   Your mould will be too wet for you to cast in, so you can practice in mine. In the three weeks you are away, I will dry your mould and cast it 4 times, ready for you to come back and decorate it.     When    August 11th, 12th & Sept 1st, 2018    Time    10 - 5pm    Cost    $350 - includes all materials, 4 finished and fired forms, your signature stamp and working plaster mould. Morning and afternoon tea provided but please bring your own lunch.   Maximum of 6 students   Please  contact us  for more details or to secure your place.
 ‘A two part mould for the pommgranate that can't drop out’     MULTIPLE PART MOULD MAKING and SLIP CASTING   Lose yourself as you play with clay in this three day workshop.  Design your quintessential cup or small form with undercuts and create your model in clay.  Learn how to properly use pottery plaster and construct a two part working plaster mould from your model and make its ‘spare’.  Learn the wonders of slip and how to use it to cast in your mould.  Use clay to make your own signature stamp to impress in your work.  Learn the basics of surface design and use it to embellish your forms.    When    October 27th, 28th & Nov 10th, 2018    Time    10 - 5pm    Cost    $350 - includes all materials, 4 finished and fired forms, your signature stamp and working two part plaster mould. Morning and afternoon tea provided but please bring your own lunch.   Maximum of 6 students   Please  contact us  for more details or to secure your place.
  Two part French inspired butter keeper with a water airlock.    MAKE YOUR OWN : FRENCH BUTTER KEEPER   These new on offer sessions are for those who just want to play with clay.  Join us for 3 hours as you make your own French inspired Butter Keeper.  You will be guided through the process of how we make our Butter Keeper with slabs and templates before being given the freedom to create your own.  Your keeper will be dried, fired and glazed, ready for collection 3 weeks after class.    When    November 17th, 2018    Time    10 - 1pm    Cost    $110 - includes all materials, morning tea, and your finished and fired butter keeper.   Maximum of 6 students   Please  contact us  for more details or to secure your place.
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