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Intro to mould making and slip casting

1 day hands on workshop

  • Discover the magical process of mould making and slip casting as we cover the basics of pottery plaster, what is slip and how to use it, and the basics of surface design and decoration.

If you want to design your own form, please see the ‘make your own model’ workshop below.

You will learn to:

  • make a plaster slip cast mould of a cup (model provided)

  • slip cast a cup in a provided plaster mould (yours will be too wet to use)

  • design and decorate your slip cast cup ready for glazing

Workshop fee includes:

  • all materials

  • your working plaster mould (ready to use after a week of drying)

  • your fired functional cup

  • tea, coffee and morning tea

Fee:

  • $195 - maximum 4 people per class

Dates:

  • September 15th, 2019

Location and times:

  • All workshops are held at Pom-me-granite Studios in Pastoria East.

  • Please arrive for a 10am start. We will finish at approximately 5pm.

Extras:

  • Your finished cup will be ready for collection 3 weeks from the end of class.

Later Event: 13 October
Make your own model workshop