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Surface Design for high-fire ceramics with Kathleen Skeels

$385.00

Instructor: Kathleen Skeels
Thursdays, 10am-1pm, 10 weeks
9/16-11/18
This is a high-fire class

4 in stock

Description

There are many rich and varied techniques for developing compelling surfaces in ceramics.  Historic practices give inspiration, and modern innovations expand the range of possibilities.

Using smooth forms that we will build with drop molds, tar paper and coil techniques, we’ll explore sgraffito, slip and wax inlay, batik techniques, color, slips, brushwork, carving and more.  Paint and draw, inscribe and print and find some marvelous new favorites for your ceramic palette.

Description

There are many rich and varied techniques for developing compelling surfaces in ceramics.  Historic practices give inspiration, and modern innovations expand the range of possibilities.

Using smooth forms that we will build with drop molds, tar paper and coil techniques, we’ll explore sgraffito, slip and wax inlay, batik techniques, color, slips, brushwork, carving and more.  Paint and draw, inscribe and print and find some marvelous new favorites for your ceramic palette.