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Ceramics handbuilt forms (studio practice)

Ceramics handbuilt forms (studio practice)

Duration: 3 hours a day for 5 weeks

Price: £145

Contact: Gareth Schweitzer at Working Men's College

44 Crowndale road
Greater London

Course Start Dates

Due to the uncertainty caused by COVID-19/Coronavirus, please contact the course organiser before finalising plans to attend this course.

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

About the Course

This is an inspiring ceramics course concentrating on hand built ceramics and clay sculpture, designed to suit individual interests and talents. You can work on your own projects or a class project if you prefer.
The course is particularly suited to learners with at least 3 years of experience wishing to develop their own ideas into an individualised body of work. You will get lots of encouragement, stimulation and assistance to achieve your goals and develop your skills and practice.

Bursary available for those eligible for concessionary fees.

After completing this course you will be able to:
• Make sculptural ceramics using a range of hand building techniques
• Find and use sources of inspiration appropriate for your own needs
• Develop your own ideas into ceramics
• Choose and apply appropriate hand building and finishing techniques
• Select and apply glazes and oxides suitable for sculptural work

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

An allocation of clay is included in the fee. Additional clay is available to purchase. You need to bring your own tools. Your tutor can advise you what to buy and we can sell you a set at cost price.

Please bring your own apron or dress appropriately.

Please bring a notebook and pen with you.

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