Raku Workshop

A hands on raku glazing and firing workshop

14905718186_f4e5e9f6df_k(1)This will be a short one day workshop and introduction to raku firing for beginners, including glazing and being involved in the raku firing of your own pots.

After glazing, the pots will be quickly heated to red hot in a gas kiln before being lifted out with tongs and placed into a container filled with sawdust, this with cause the glazes to crackle and the smoke will penetrate the body of the pots giving them a distinctive finish.

27919918555_42bf6220a7_kOpen to adults only, participants should bring 1-2 small bisque fired pieces along to glaze and fire.

Due to the nature of the workshop, sensible footware (no sandals or flip-flops) and old clothes covering your arms and legs should be worn, long hair will need to be tied back.


10am – 3pm on Saturday May 6th 2017 (weather permitting)

Springfield House
24 High Street
Herts, SG1 3EJ

£20 per person

To book a place contact
Patrick Joyce – info@patrickjoyce.co.uk

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