Workshops

Masterclasses, Workshops and Monthly Meetings

Our schedule of workshops offers artists and designers as well as beginners an opportunity to focus on theory as well as practical aspects of clay. These classes will broaden the knowledge of the participants and give them a chance to experiment with special techniques, materials and work processes. The dates and times will be advertised in September.

// ‏Advanced Wheel Throwing | Greece is Here | Hector Mavridis

The workshop will provide students with 'tips’ for potters: techniques and new methods to take throwing skills to the next level

// African Coil Building | Roy Maayan

In the workshop we will learn traditional work methods

// Basic Hand building in Porcelain

In the workshop we will experience the unique qualities of porcelain

// Ceramic Material and Jewelry

Students will make jewelry using different techniques

// Ceramic Printing

In this course we learn different printing techniques and adapting these techniques to clay work, printing on tissue paper and transfer to clay

// ‏Drawing and Sculpture | Facial features | Noa Shay

The workshop will focus on drawing and sculpting from a model beginning with quick sketches in preparation for more extensive projects

// Intermediate wheel throwing | Introduction to porcelain

The workshop will focus on the language of wheel throwing and the properties of porcelain

// Luster | Rani Gilat

In the workshop we will learn and experiment with commercial lusters for electric kilns

// Masterclass – Decals | Lusters and Raku

An introduction to a broad range of decorating and glazing techniques – layering for different temperatures and firings

// Surface | Drawing on pots and tiles | Svetlana Faerman

We will practice using different brushes for all types of lines, transparencies and shading.

// Paperclay – fibre clay workshop

We will survey artists using this material, learn the qualities of the paper fiber and how we can utilize this to our benefit. Each participant will prepare a plaster slab and paper pulp

// Smoke Firing – Introduction

One meeting to experience smoke firing. The class will include a lecture of different smoke firing techniques – saggar, raku, naked raku and stack firing.

// Raku and Smoke Firing – Advanced

Participants will slip and glaze work that they bring and then fire them in the raku kiln

// Ceramic design – plaster mould workshop

Learn industrial work process including making a model and building a mould, casting in clay and altering the form