ceramic handbuilding workshop
During this workshop Alichia will step you through some simple ceramic hand building techniques to create some great pieces to use in your own home, such as spoons, mugs, planters, plates and more.
Handbuilding with clay offers endless opportunities for creating a variety of wares and forms. You will be introduced to the basic techniques of pinching, coiling and slab building to enable you to create various functional and sculptural forms.
During the workshop you will also explore and experiment with various techniques to achieve texture and surface decoration.
This workshop is perfect for beginners, and is an ideal introduction to experimenting with various hand building techniques to create small functional and sculptural forms.
The workshop includes the use of clay, tools, materials for decorating and firing. After the workshop your pieces will be fired with a clear or white glaze. Pieces can be picked up or posted at an additional charge once fired. There is a 8-10 week turnaround for fired pieces.
A delicious afternoon tea will be provided and the workshop will take place in The Estate Trentham's incredible Barn which has been designed and styled by the super talented Lynda Gardener.
Make a day of it with some friends and grab some breakfast or an early lunch in delightful Trentham before spending a lovely afternoon making.