Enrol in Pottery - Surface Effects
Course Code: ARTS2335
Explore many surface techniques, focusing on developing rich, expressive textural surfaces on test tiles, press moulded shapes and small sculptural forms. Explore many creative and exciting processes including clay additions, scraffito, making coloured slips, slip trailing patterns, and monoprinting. You will also learn how to incorporate underglazes, ceramic chalks, pencils and glaze. Playful experimentation will lead to a unique personal journey and inspire many ideas which can be incorporated into functional or sculptural pottery. The endless possibilities of combinations will enable you to develop and evolve your ideas. Two bisque and glaze firings will be completed during this course. Instruction is suitable for beginners through to experienced artists wanting to expand ideas and experiment. The class will work on mid smooth stone clay. Pre-prepared, leather-hard test tiles will be available and part of the material fee payable to the instructor.