Introduction to Barrel Fired Ceramics with Terra Sigillata slip – This is a 2 day course to create unique, interesting & one-off barrel fired ceramics.
|3rd & 10th August||Mixed ability||£185|
Day 1: Preparation of pieces for bisq firing. Preparing leather hard clay pieces to slip & burnish. Learn to make terra sigillata slip and how to apply. Demos & talks regarding Barrel Firing techniques & materials.
Day 2: Firing Day. Prepare pieces for barrel firing. Pack the kiln and be involved in firing your pieces.
Pieces can be collected at a time to be arranged dependant on when the barrel kiln is cool. Refreshments and lunch provided on both days (please state any dietary requirements when booking). Max. 10 students. This course is taught by Jon Crute.
Please call or email Alison to book and for information about courses.