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Throwing & Trimming Week Workshop – Darlene

July 27, 2020 @ 10:00 am - July 31, 2020 @ 4:00 pm

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KPG Pottery Throwing & Trimming Skills Improvement Week

For all potters who can centre and throw a 6 inch bowl, cylinder and plate. Improve your throwing skills to create well balanced consistent pottery. Learn to finish your pottery with good design, function, and craftsmanship.

July 2020
Monday 27, Tuesday 28, Wednesday 29, Thursday 30, & Friday 31
Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm ( Break: 12:00 – 1:00pm for Lunch )

Monday : Demonstration: cylinders
Tuesday : Demonstrations : bowls & plates
– The clay will be provided for the Monday & Tuesday classes. All pots will be cut in half to assess what steps are needed for throwing improvements.
Wednesday : Demonstration : lids
– We will throw a cylinder, a bowl, a plate and a lidded container for trimming and finishing. Please bring your own clay or purchase it from the Guild.
Thursday: Demonstration : trimming (smooth bottoms are important)
Friday: Demonstration : finishing ( handles & surface decoration )
– Discuss how to glaze these pieces.

Instructor: Darlene Malcolm-Moran
Beauty, form, function and fine craftsmanship is equally important to every piece of pottery I create. Please bring your own pottery tools and lunch.

Any Questions email Darlene

Maximum : 8 students, $384.20 inc H.S.T.


July 27, 2020 @ 10:00 am
July 31, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
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