Friday Morning : Wheel Throwing
Friday 10.30am - 12.30pm
Dates: February 9th - March 22th (no class on March 15th)
6 week Course
Teacher: Kirsten FormstonThis course is guided by the skill level of the participants - adapted for beginners and those who would like to expand their knowledge in wheel throwing and clay. A wonderful course to learn more about the medium of clay and the perfect way to unwind in a creative, nurturing setting.
Across our 6 week course you will learn all the fundamentals of wheel throwing with clay, from clay preparation, centering and pulling up to decorating and glazing your final pieces. If you have your fundamentals down, then this course will allow you to explore different shapes and ways of wheel throwing.
Under the guidance of Kirsten Formston you will feel free to explore multiple ways of making and learn how to create mugs, bowls, vases and more.
In this relaxed course we allow you to guide your own practice with our 8yrs+ of knowledge at hand at anytime.
The final session will allow you to learn about firing and glazing techniques and explore our in house glaze collection to put the finishing touch of your creations.
What you will learn :
- The fundamentals of throwing forms on the wheel
- Expand on your knowledge of different throwing techniques each week
- Glazing techniques & Firing
- Clay, tools, glazes and firing
- Bisque firing included
- Glaze firing - 5kg included, extra kgs charged at $9p/kg
What to bring:
- Clothes you don't mind getting messy in
- Your creative imagination!
- Short nails are your friends on the wheel.
Please note that we need a minimum of 4 people to run our courses, if we don't meet the minimum bookings we will either refund your ticket or transfer you to the next available date.
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