Exploring Slip Decoration (starts 04/11/20)

Ceramic decoration

Start date:

4 November 2020

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On this course we will be exploring the different techniques of slip decoration such as sgraffito and inlay.

First you will make a series of tiles from different clays and then choose coloured slips to create eye catching designs on your tiles using these techniques.

Pottery Studio

The studio is well equipped with materials, tools and equipment and you should not need to bring any tools or materials with you. We do recommend bringing and using a small notebook to keep a record of your work and ideas. You are welcome to bring your own tools but you will not be able to keep them at Hive.

The ceramics studio has a small reference library which you can consult for inspiration and information about ceramics and ceramic decoration. We encourage students to look at a variety of sources for inspiration and information including magazines and periodicals, as well as online sources such as Pinterest and YouTube.

You will be expected to follow Health and Safety guidance whenever you use Hive’s ceramics studio.

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Please note that members get a 15% discount on all prices shown, which will be applied at checkout. Please make sure you have logged in before purchasing to benefit from the member discount.

If you are in receipt of low-income benefits, you can book three benefits places per year (one each term).

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Cost per place: £82.35
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Total places: 6 (3 Left)

Tutor: Sally Storr

  • Pottery Studio
  • Hive Bradford, Kirkgate, Shipley, BD18 3EH

Course schedule

  • 4 November 2020
    18:30 - 20:30
  • 11 November 2020
    18:30 - 20:30
  • 18 November 2020
    18:30 - 20:30
  • 25 November 2020
    18:30 - 20:30
  • 2 December 2020
    18:30 - 20:30
  • 9 December 2020
    18:30 - 20:30

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