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Term 4 - Day Class in Ceramic Skills: Handbuilding

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SaltWater Community Centre

153 Saltwater Promenade

Point Cook, VIC 3030

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We are pleased to offer a day time class in ceramics – the flexibility of handbuilding with clay offers endless opportunities for creating a variety of forms and is fun and relaxing.

The seven week course will introduce you to fundamental handbuilding techniques: pinch pot making, coiling and slab building. Under the guidance of local artist and sculptor, Carolyn Warren-Langford - students will be able to create a range of forms, varying from fun and functional to sculptural pieces.

The course is a great opportunity to experiment with form, texture, colour and a variety of surface decoration methods.

Students will learn through group demonstrations as well as receiving personal assistance to discuss and develop your own ceramic projects.

What you will learn:

  • 3 fundamental techniques in hand-building with clay
  • A variety of surface treatments
  • Experience in using various decorating methods
  • How to apply colour and glaze

What you will get:

  • Clay, under glazes and glazes and use of tools and equipment are included in course cost
  • Firing at a small extra cost.
  • You will make and take home several ceramic objects
  • The confidence to make more work at home

This is an access all abilities class, carers and support workers are welcome to attend. Please email: arts@wyndham.vic.gov.au or call, 9742 8180 if you have any access requirements.

If you have any course related questions, email Carolyn: carolyn@pyreworksstudio.com.au.

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