Ceramic Decoration Techniques (Mon 6 -8)

Tutor: Marion Bansgrove

  • Starts Aug 1
  • 160 New Zealand dollars
  • Ranzau Road

Service Description

In these 4 classes you are going to explore ways in which you can transfer images to clay. You will be using underglaze transfers, stencils, photocopies, screen printing, Jelly plates, brush on underglazes and glazes. At the end of the classes you will be able to combine more than one technique and give your ceramics that WOW factor! These classes focus on the decoration of ceramics, so please bring along pre-made, bisque or greenware piece for the first two classes. Paper Clay will be available in class if you forget 😄. Simple pieces without texture work best with these techniques. If you have any questions of an items suitability just send me a message ✉️craftpotters@gmail.com Products we will use: - Stoke & Cote underglazes - Amaco glazes - Designer liners - Underglaze transfer paper - Stencils - Screen printing Week One: Learn different ways to use underglaze transfer paper. Combining transfer paper, underglazes, glazes, and resists. (Bisque and greenware OK) Week Two: Screen printing and stencils. (Bisque preferred, or dry greenware) Week Three: Making your own underglaze and slip transfer. (Item made in class, you dont need to bring anything) Week Four: Apply photocopied images onto clay. (Item made in class, you dont need to bring anything) A big thanks to Arts Council Tasman who provided us with a grant enabling us to purchase materials for this class.

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Contact Details

  • 202 Ranzau Road, Hope, New Zealand