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Joy Gibbs Price Ceramics

Contact Name: Joy Gibbs Price

Telephone: 07842114145

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Website: www.joygibbsprice.co.uk

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Ivy Villa
20 Cobwell Road
Retford
Nottinghamshire
DN22 7BN

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Raku ware is a type of Japanese pottery traditionally used in Japanese tea ceremonies, most often in the form of chawan tea bowls. Raku Firing is a process in which ceramic work is removed from the kiln at bright red heat and subjected to post-firing reduction (or smoking) by being placed in containers of combustible materials, which blackens raw clay and causes crazing in the glaze surface. This Western raku firing process has a huge...
Introduction to Ceramics Hand Building - 6 week course Introduction to ceramics design, construction & decoration process. • Week 1 - Introduction to course. Workshop facilities, health and safety. Types of clay and clay preparation. Hand built forms, pinch pots. • Week 2 - Coiling - hand built forms • Week 3 - Coiling – larger forms • Week 4 - Tile making – impressed designs • Week 5 - Slab building – making a...