Creative Clay

Throwing on the wheel and handbuilidng with clay- 7 weeks

  • Starts 27 Jul
  • 440 Australian dollars
  • Darwin Languages Centre. 1 Nemarluk Drive, Ludmilla NT 0820

Service Description

What is it? In this creative clay class, you will get the opportunity to practice throwing clay on the wheel and create different projects using handbuilding techniques. This is a 7 week course every Tuesday evening from 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Take the next step to practicing your creative side with a highly experienced professional potter and teacher. Step by step instruction will have you throwing more specific projects so you may refine your hand. We have all the material and tools, you just need to bring your creative self! This course would be best suited to those of you who have already worked with clay as you will be able to take full advantage of your 7 weeks of class. If you are an absolute beginner you can join our take a spin beginners or hand building with clay course. What will I learn? • Learn how to throw a bowl and mug • Learn the secrets of throwing bigger pots, such as planters • Learn finishing techniques, such as making and attaching handles • Explore simple glazing techniques • Understand how kiln firing works This course does include glazing and firing of your pieces in the initial cost of the course. About your teacher: Gerald has practiced pottery for years and has a studio in Darwin where he sells his crafts at the Studio Elevenlee with his wife Kate. For a seniors discount of 10% use coupon code SENIOR at check out - ID will be checked at class register.

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