Intensive - 1 Week - 18 h
Intensive - 1 Week - 18 h
Intensive wheel class of 1 Week, 5 Days (Monday to Friday) + 1 Day glazing session.
The course is dedicated to those who would like to have an in-depth contact with clay and the wheel or do not have the chance during the year to attend a 5-week course.
The Intensive Session is suited for both beginners and experienced and has a maximum of 2 participants.
Day 1 - Introduction and Basics (3 h)
The first day we will work on the basics of potter's wheel work: wedging and Centering.
I will give you an introduction of how the ceramic process works. We will prepare the clay for the wheel. After a demonstration on how to center you will try it out with my help and guidance to pull up cylinders to make cups or bowls.
Day 2-5 - Explore Material and Forms (12 h)
Then we will tailor the course to your skills and interests and explore the following forms:
- Cylinders: You will learn the basics technique to pull up cylinders to make cups, mug with handles, pitchers
- Bowls: You will learn the techniques to create bowls of different shapes and sizes
- Plates: We will throw different shapes of plates from shallow serving plates to pasta bowls
- Lidded Forms and Jars: You will learn design solutions and tips to make lids that match your pots.
At the end of these days you will have the chance to trim your works to make texture and decorate them using engobe (colors).
Day 6 - Glazing session (2-3 h)
We will schedule the Glaze session together and it will take place approx. 2 weeks after the end of the class.
If you cannot take part at the Glazing session, i will glaze your works with colors of your choice.
Your glazed works will be fired at 1240 °C in 2-3 Weeks after which I will let you know when they are ready for pick up.
If you are not in Berlin anymore they will be shipped to your address (shipment cost is included in the fee).
Terms and conditions:
For this specific course the following cancellation policy applies.
The intensive wheel class will only start once the minimum number of 2 participants has been reached.
If the minimum number of participants is not reached or in case of cancellation by Blayse Ceramic you will be fully refunded.
In case of cancellation by the participant with more than 15 days of notice before the beginning of the workshop, a full refund will be issued.
In case of cancellation by the participant with less then 15 Days of of notice before the beginning of the workshop, the enrollment fee will be converted into a voucher that can be spent on future courses.
In case you are interested and have some questions or a specific request about the schedule and workshops program, do not hesitate to Contact me via email at firstname.lastname@example.org