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Introduction to Clay Weekly

Friday evening course overview with Anna O’Neale.

FULLY BOOKED.

This course teaches all the basic clay techniques for handbuilding, wheelthrowing and glazing.

START DATE

Friday
24 July 2020

DURATION

This class over a 9 week term

TIMES

6.00pm–9.00pm

where

Workshop 2

CLASS SIZE

Max 8 students

PRICE

$405

Adults

WEEKLY

This Term Three class is held on Friday evenings 6.00pm to 9.00pm for nine weeks.

Starts Friday 24 July and finishes on Friday 18 September 2020.

NO TIME FOR WEEKLY COURSE?

You can choose our INTENSIVE course. There are no intensives currently available. 
The same curriculum packed into 4 days over 2 weekends. SEE AND BOOK. You will be taken to another page.
This course takes students through a range of techniques for working with clay.
This Weekly Course is the same curriculum as the INTENSIVE COURSE.
The course takes students through a range of techniques for working with clay.
  • students get a feel for clay and its properties through various handbuilding techniques and projects
  • introduction to glazing
  • focus on the potter’s wheel, learning to centre clay (the basis for all wheelthrowing) and form cylinders and other shapes
  • work produced during weeks so far is glazed ready for final firing.
  • a raku firing takes place when students will see some of their pots go through the raku rapid firing process. This is weather dependant and may not happen in very hot or high fire danger conditions.
Health and safety aspects of working with clay and pottery materials are covered during the course.

About the teacher

Anna is a ceramic sculptor whose focus lies in the creation of anthropomorphic creatures that blur the boundaries of human, animal and machine. Her contemporary sculptures embody human characteristics, each with their own personality. They are cartoon-like, comical and playful. In 2015 she graduated from the ANU with a Bachelor of Visual Arts in Ceramics and in 2016 was awarded a residency with Canberra Potters and started working with us shortly after.

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Canberra Australia.

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02 6241 1670
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