July Hand Building & Throwing Summer School:
July 5th - 9th, 9:00am - 6:00pm (1 hour lunch break) Instruction will be given from 9:30am - 4:30pm
$420(includes GST) per person. Full payment due before June 20th
Beginners are welcome.
Beginners: I will help improve your throwing skills from whatever level you are at currently.
Advanced throwers: Choose two complex thrown forms, possibly something that you have not succeeded at before and explore as many variations as possible. We will concentrate on craftsmanship, quality of finish, creative options and efficiency.
You will create an original piece of work or series of pieces, sculpture or pottery which illustrates a familiar folk tale, nursery rhyme, legend or or mythology.
For example: Jack and the Bean Stalk, Little Red Riding Hood, Greek Mythology or maybe a Viking Legend.
You will be expected to produce research, sketch book work, photographs and make maquette(s) before commencing any larger final work or works.
To register for this summer course, Click Here, or visit the Registration link above. Please indicate the name of the course you wish to attend.
Maximum class size - 6 students. Current COVID regulations will stand.
AVAILABLE: Self sufficient camping and RV parking. Please arrange with David prior to the workshop or request when registering.
WHAT TO BRING
Please bring with you a suitable apron or coveralls, a towel and any tools that you may already have. Clay, equipment and additional tools needed for the course will be provided. Finished work will be charged for after firing, by weight, size and type of clay used.