Hand Building with Clay Part 2 with Adam Gandy

This two-day course with clay will expand on hand-building techniques learned in the introduction to hand-building course.

Hand Building with Clay Part 2 with Adam Gandy

About Hand Building with Clay Part 2 with Adam Gandy

10am - 4pm over two days 16th March and 6th April

What does the course cover?

This two-day course will expand on hand-building techniques learned in the introduction to hand-building course with a focus on finishing and decorating larger pots and objects.

Via demonstration and hands-on practice you will learn:

How to coil-build a large vessel
Building a vase neck from slab or coil
How to pull handles
How to paddle a pot to shape
Fettling Greenware for a smooth finish
Glazing techniques.
You will leave with at least one glazed and fired vessel. All sculptures/vessels produced will remain at ESW until dry and then bisque fired for participants to collect.

Who teaches it?

Adam Gandy
- Glasgow-based artist working primarily in ceramic sculpture and
drawing.
- Previously Technician at Edinburgh Sculpture Workshop

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Hand Building with Clay Part 2 with Adam Gandy are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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