Sachiko’s Hand Building Courses Term 2 April 2019
Classes Begin Tuesday April 30th or Saturday May 4th
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.
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!
Class A: Tuesday evenings 6pm - 8:30pm
Class B: Saturday mornings 10am - 12:30pm
Pottery Learning Courses: 30/82 Makland Drive, Derrimut