Pottery Techniques: Mishima

Duration: Sundays 18 NOV 9.30-4.30pm

Price: £60

Run by: Alana Peden
at Forgan Arts Centre

01382 542062

Forgan Arts Centre
Cupar Road

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About the Course


Irene Coulthard returns to her pottery roots to teach a variety of decorative ceramic techniques complimenting the regular day and evening pottery classes at Forgan Arts Centre. Previously trading as KC Ceramics, Irene taught regular classes on slip casting and painting techniques and for more than 6 years, wrote regular monthly articles for Popular Crafts magazine showing step by step instructions on how to cast, fire and decorate hobby ceramic items.


This workshop will show how to transfer designs to green ware (unfired clay). You will decorate a flat plaque along with a sculpted pinch pot animal using the Japanese Mishima technique of inlaying underglaze into a contrasting clay body.
You will be taught to carve and colour your pieces before their final glazing, learning about the many steps and processes involved in creating pottery.
Suitable for those who dabble in pottery, looking to add some decorative techniques to their ceramic skills.
Final pieces can be collected from the Centre 2 weeks after the workshop.

SUNDAY 18 NOV I 9.30 am – 4.30pm I
Adults £60 I Members £52 I introductory price

You don’t have to become a member to attend our classes, however it dramatically reduces the cost of your course and any other classes throughout the year, as well as helping to support the Centre. If you would like to join us, Membership costs £30 for the year and can be purchased at the Centre or under the members tab on our website: forganartscentre.co.uk

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Tea and Coffee available at the centre.

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Course Start Dates

Sunday 2nd December 2018

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