Introduction to Handbuilding


Hand building with clay offers endless opportunities and can be used to create a variety of forms. In this weekend 8 hour intensive introductory course, students will be introduced to all hand building techniques, including surface decoration, and will have the opportunity to produce 3 – 5 objects, containers or vessels of their own choice.

The course will have a maximum of 8 students, and all students will be provided with one -to -one support and group tutorial demonstrations.

Day 1: Pinching, coiling techniques and drape mould

Day 2: Slab Building and surface decorating

The cost of this course includes a bag of clay, use of tools and firing and glazing of all pieces made during the workshop. Pieces can be picked up 4 weeks after the workshop.

2 x 4 hour sessions

11 am – 3 pm Saturday 23 of Feb 2019

11 am – 3 pm Sunday 24 of Feb 2019

Cost: $230

Classes will be run by Halszka Serefine Masash

Location: Artful Dodgers Studios

1 Langridge Street, Collingwood VIC 3121