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Online Workshop

Online Workshop | Introduction to Handbuilding

In this virtual workshop, we'll explore fundamental handbuilding techniques suitable for both home hobbyists and those looking to enhance their skills. Whether you're a novice or aiming to refine your abilities, this workshop caters to all levels.

Online Workshop | Introduction to Handbuilding
Online Workshop | Introduction to Handbuilding

Time & Location

Mar 23, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Online Workshop

About the event

Online Handbuilding Workshop Itinerary:

Session 1: Introduction to Pinch Pottery

  • Overview of pinch pottery technique
  • Demonstration of basic pinch pot construction
  • Hands-on practice: Creating simple pinch pots
  • Q&A and discussion

Session 2: Advancing with Pinch Pottery

  • Refinement techniques for pinch pots
  • Building more intricate forms using pinching
  • Creative variations and design considerations
  • Practical exercises: Developing advanced pinch pot shapes
  • Group discussion and feedback

Session 3: Exploring Coil Building

  • Introduction to coil building technique
  • Coil construction basics and principles
  • Hands-on activity: Building with coils to create basic forms
  • Troubleshooting common challenges
  • Sharing and discussing coil-built creations

Session 4: Advancing with Coils

  • Refining coil-building skills for complex structures
  • Creating height and volume with coils
  • Integrating coils with pinch techniques
  • Practical exercises: Constructing advanced forms with coils
  • Group critique and feedback

Session 5: Introduction to Slab Building

  • Understanding slab building fundamentals
  • Demonstration of basic slab construction
  • Hands-on activity: Crafting simple forms with slabs
  • Tips for achieving uniform thickness and surface textures
  • Open discussion and troubleshooting

Session 6: Complex Forms with Slabs

  • Techniques for creating intricate slab-built structures
  • Joining slabs to produce larger and more complex pieces
  • Incorporating texture and surface decoration
  • Practical exercises: Designing and building advanced slab forms
  • Final group discussion and sharing of completed projects

Throughout the workshop, participants will receive guidance, tips, and additional resources to support their learning journey. The hands-on activities are designed to gradually build skills, allowing participants to transition from basic forms to more sophisticated creations in pinch, coil, and slab techniques.

Tickets

  • Introduction to Handbuilding

    ChatGPT ChatGPT In this virtual workshop, we'll explore fundamental handbuilding techniques suitable for both home hobbyists and those looking to enhance their skills. Whether you're a novice or aiming to refine your abilities, this workshop caters to all levels. As you progress, you'll have the opportunity to advance to more intricate forms, fostering continuous skill development.

    $150.00
    +$3.75 service fee

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