Ceramics for Beginners
The Way of Clay: Ceramics for beginners is a 7 week course, perfect for those starting out in ceramics. We will cover core hand building techniques, including coiling, slab work, pinching and press moulding. You will also learn decorative techniques using slips, underglazes and glazes.
The course will be broken down into a series of demonstrations and practical mini projects to develop a good range of skills. You will also be encouraged to work creatively with clay utilising the skills acquired.
This course will cover:
- Hand building techniques
- Press moulding and using sprigs
- Decorating techniques using slips and underglazes
- Texturing clay and Sgraffito