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Adult Intensive | Raku Pottery

October 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Join artist Walter Hobbs as he teaches you the beautiful process of creating Raku Pottery through this three part intensive. Raku normally refers to a pottery firing process used in the 1500’s in Japan, which was part of the tea ceremony. Today the raku process has been changed to include a “post firing reduction” which changes the overall look and texture of the finished works.
This adult intensive will be over three weeks going through each step of the Raku pottery process.

Part 1 | Introduction to Raku techniques. Learn hand building techniques and create pottery.
Sat, Oct. 13 | 10am – 4 pm
Sun, Oct. 14 | 1pm – 4pm

Part 2 |  Glaze work from first week. More hand building techniques and create more pottery. Learn to build a raku kiln. Start firing.
Sat, Oct. 21 | 10am – 4 pm
Sun, Oct. 22 | 1pm – 4pm
Part 3 | Glaze and final firing.
Sat, Oct. 27 | 10am – 4 pm

Details

Date:
October 13
Time:
10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Organizer

Thomasville Center for the Arts

Venue

Thomasville Center for the Arts Downtown
209 West Remington Avenue, Thomasville, GA 31792
Thomasville, GA 31792 US