Ceramics for beginners.
From Earth to Object: Ceramics for Beginners led by Alice Foxen is a playful and explorative 7 week course giving those who are new to ceramics the skills to create hand-built sculptural forms and small functional objects. Together we will learn hand building, plasterwork and decorating and glazing techniques as well as developing an understanding of clay and the steps it goes through to reach ceramic.
This course will cover:
- An introduction to throwing
- Hand building techniques
- Decorating techniques using slips and underglazes
- Sprig mould making and using press moulds
This course is suitable for those with little to no experience of ceramics. All materials and firing costs are included, size restrictions apply.