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Sachiko’s Hand Building Courses Term 3 July 2019

Classes Begin Tuesday July 16th or Saturday July 20th

Hand Building courses teach the fundamental sculpturing techniques for forming clay, coiling, slab building, pinching, hand forming, and joining. The functional and non-functional forms for domestic ware to sculptures, are created using these techniques.

Whats involved:

In the first 4 sessions learn hand building techniques to form mugs, plates, bowls, vases, and other sculpturing. In the 5th session gain decorative and final touch techniques, and glazing is completed in week 6. Course and materials fee is $395 and ceramic pieces are ready for pick up 2 weeks after the last class.

About the teacher:

Sachiko Mardon has a Bachelor of Industrial Design (RMIT) and Master of Fine Arts (Ceramics - UTAS), apart from running a studio at Jack’s Magazine, she also teaches at the Incinerator Gallery.

Students are required to bring:
1.    An apron and bath towel
2.   Dress in appropriate clothing (clay is messy) and warm clothes in winter
3.   Wear closed-toe shoes

Class Timetable for Hand Building

Choose an evening or morning course to gain skills in Hand Building!

Tuesday evenings 6pm - 8:30pm

Saturday mornings 10am - 12:30pm

Pottery Learning Courses: 30/82 Makland Drive, Derrimut

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