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Product photographs taken by Hannah Timm www.hannahtimmphotography.co.uk

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Clay Workshops 

Six Week Clay Workshop (£115) Or book either Three-Week courses (£63)

 

 

Wednesday 18th September - 23rd October  7.20 - 9 pm

Part 1 Wednesday 18th September - 2nd October or Part 2 Wednesday 9th - 23rd October

The Gate, Cardiff

 

Over the course, Ceramic Artist Karen Dawn Curtis will guide you step by step through the basic techniques of slab building. Each week, you will learn new skills building your confidence in the material, while having fun. In the last week, you will learn to glaze your own work.

 

By the end of the six weeks, you will have made six clay objects including a jug, footed planter & lidded box. All the work will be taken away to be glazed fired and will be ready for collection within a month of the end of the course.

 

This workshop is suitable for beginners or those with some experience of clay. The price of the workshop includes all materials, tools and two firings along with remaining pieces being glazed by Karen.

 

Karen Dawn Curtis’ workshops will look to create a relaxing environment where your imagination and creativity will be given space to thrive. Aprons will be provided but it is advised that participants wear clothes they are happy to get a little clay on.

 

Refreshments can be bought from the fully licensed bar at The Gate.

 

 

Christmas Present Making Workshops (£23 or £63 all three)

 

 

Part 1 Colourful Vase Saturday 26th October 10.20 am -12 noon

Part 2 Planters Saturday 9th November 10.20 am - 12noon - SOLD OUT

Part 3 Tree Decorations Saturday 23rd November 10.20 - 12 noon

The Gate, Cardiff

 

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Ceramic Artist Karen Dawn Curtis will guide you step by step through the basic techniques of building the object. You will be shown a different technique on how you can decorate your object.

 

By the end of the session, you will have made a colourful vase, two planters or six tree decorations. Your work will be taken away to be fired and will be ready for collection within a month of the session.

 

This workshop is suitable for beginners or those with some experience of clay. The price of the workshop includes all materials needed to make the set project, tools and a stoneware firing.

 

Karen Dawn Curtis’ workshops will look to create a relaxing environment where your imagination and creativity will be given space to thrive. Aprons will be provided but it is advised that participants wear clothes they are happy to get a little clay on.

 

One Day Course - Introduction to Slab Building

 

Over the day, Ceramic Artist Karen Dawn Curtis will guide you step by step through the basic techniques of slab building. Over the three projects, you will learn new skills building your confidence in the material, while having fun.

 

By the end of the day, you will have made three clay objects including a mug, a salt caddy and a figure. All the work will be taken away to be glazed fired and will be ready for collection within a month of the day.

 

This workshop is suitable for beginners or those with some experience of clay. The price of the workshop includes all materials, tools and two firings along with all clay pieces being glazed by Karen.

 

Karen Dawn Curtis’ workshops will look to create a relaxing environment where your imagination and creativity will be given space to thrive. Aprons will be provided but it is advised that participants wear clothes they are happy to get a little clay on.

 

A lunch break will be included in the time. You will be able to buy lunch & refreshments from White Stones café where attendee of the course will receive a 10% discount.

 

 One Day Course - Making Oxide-coloured Cup

 

Over the day, Ceramic Artist Karen Dawn Curtis will guide you step by step through the process of making an oxide-colour cup. You will learn how to colour clay with oxides, slab-build a mug and pull a handle.

 

By the end of the day, you will have an oxide-coloured mug with complimentary coloured handle. Your mug will be taken away to be glazed fired on the inside and will be ready for collection within a month of the day.

 

This workshop is suitable for beginners or those who would like to learn this technique of colouring clay. The price of the workshop includes all materials, tools and two firings along with your piece being glazed by Karen.

 

Karen Dawn Curtis’ workshops will look to create a relaxing environment where your imagination and creativity will be given space to thrive. Aprons will be provided but it is advised that participants wear clothes they are happy to get a little clay on.

 

A lunch break will be included in the time. You will be able to buy lunch & refreshments from White Stones café where attendee of the course will receive a 10% discount.