Exploring Form for the Table - Woodfiring and an Italian Feast

June 30th – July 13th 2019

La Meridiana – Italy

International Centre of Ceramics in Tuscany

This course will focus on a variety of techniques for thrown forms. A playful approach to make will be encouraged so that new ideas can be discovered. A variety of skill levels from basic to advanced are catered for. The goal will be to produce a number of pieces for the table. Participants will then wood fire their works. A feast will follow the firing where the pieces can be used and appreciated. Many fantastic food and cultural experiences of Tuscany will also be available.

For further information please contact Sandy by phone or email

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Conversations with clay

July 16th – July 21st, 2019

Ceramique de la Gare Centre, Bannstein, France

The course will focus on some techniques for hand building, as well as throwing, and consideration of surface texture. 

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