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The Magic of Hand Building with Imogen Taylor- Nobel

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Studio 45

Shippon

Dartington Hall

Totnes

TQ9 6EE

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Bookings Go Live 18th November 2019

Bookings Close 27th April 2020

The Magic of Handbuilding - explores handbuilding techniques which can be developed further to create pieces suitable for Obvara firings (please see details below). Covering a range of different approaches to making which incorporate texture into the making process as well as being applied to the surface after the piece is built.

What You'll Learn...

  • We will learn a range of handbuilding techniques, including Kurinuki (a Japanese term relating to a particular hand-forming process), to create pots which have a textured surface. Textured surfaces are especially interesting as they are enhanced by the effects of the Obvara firing.

  • We will be using carved stamps to create pattern in the surface of the clay before we explore different ways of stretching the clay to form the piece.

  • We will explore making personal stamps for pattern and texture making.

  • We will experiment with using found materials for pattern and texture making, using objects from the natural world alongside vintage textiles.

  • We will try our hand at surface treatments such as water etching, carving & fluting.

  • We will make a series of pieces, which will be suitable for the Obvara firing in July.

And of course plenty of tea and cake and a delicious organic lunch both days – All materials provided



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Studio 45

Shippon

Dartington Hall

Totnes

TQ9 6EE

United Kingdom

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