Hand Building Class
This class will explore various hand-building approaches to sculptural ceramics, learning techniques to create functional sculptural objects. Students will learn the foundational techniques of hand building such as coiling, slab construction and working with slabs of clay to form objects.You will learn ways to merge these techniques and develop a unique style. This will be a creative workshop where experimentation and exploration is encouraged.The class includes all materials clay, tools, glazes and 3 kg of firing. If you wish to exceed 3kg of firing, an additional charge applies at $20/kg, which includes bisque & glaze firing & glaze materials payable on collection of your work.
Please choose class dates carefully as we do not offer make up classes
Term One Dates
Each course runs for 6 weeks starting week commencing 29 January 2024
Monday, 29 January -20 May
Thursday, 1 February -7 March
Please note this class is 2.5 hours per class for 6 weeks!
Sunday, 4 February-10 March
No class on public holidays -Labour Day Monday 11 March
What to bring?
Bring an old towel and wear clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. An apron or old shirt is perfect. Please also wear enclosed shoes. A pencil & journal for drawing.
Please note that our courses are designed for adults and we take students 18+ years old. Students 15 – 17 years old are welcome to enrol in the class if they are accompanied by an enrolled adult. If you are purchasing a class with an under 18 year old please inform us in the comment section of your online purchase.