Workshops

Ceramics Ireland One Day Workshops 

2 workshops on offer

Saturday 22nd November 2014, 10.00am -5pm

Island Mill, Thomastown, Co Kilkenny

Registration from 9.30am

Cost: €75 Members €95 non members

Includes: tuition, materials, lunch, tea/coffee

These courses will be suitable for beginners and those wishing to refresh their existing skills

Throwing workshop with Hilary Jenkinson

Advanced and intermediate, beginners. This workshop places an emphasis on improving your skills. Areas covered:- two piece throwing, lids and galleries, throwing from the hump, handling and turning. Demonstrations; teapots, bottle forms and bowls. Those wishing to work with porcelain will also be accommodated.

Glaze and Fire with Gus Mabelson

A one day workshop covering raku, earthenware and stoneware glazes. The workshop will involve looking at recipes, mixing glaze batches from raw materials and firing those glazes in fast fire gas kilns. The emphasis will be hands on and aims to build up participants knowledge and understanding of glazes, their application and firing procedures.

This workshop builds on previous glaze workshops run by Ceramics Ireland and would be suitable for those wishing to increase their skills as well as beginners. All glaze materials and test pieces will be provided but if participants wish to bring one biscuit fired piece no larger than 12cm x 12cm this can also be fired.

Download booking form here

Members rate €75  

Non Members rate €95  

 PLEASE NOTE THAT THERE ARE LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE ON THESE WORKSHOPS, THEREFORE IT IS ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVED BASIS

To book your place – Contact Elaine on 087 9510765 or email us at info@ceramicsireland.org using the contact us box below. Cheques payable to Ceramics Ireland or you can pay using the add to cart button below

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