2017 Past Workshops
Making Molds for Casting and Slabs
April 1-2, 8-9, 2017
Time varies, see below
Adult / Teen Workshop
This class will explore the basic techniques of making molds for both slip casting and slab work. The schedule is adjusted to cover an introduction the first short day which will explore the opportunities molds allow, as well as provide guidance on selecting appropriate forms to mold. The following class will consist of pouring plaster molds and working with slab molds. Student will be taught how to mix, handle, and pour plaster effectively.
The following weekend we will cast the forms we have made. Students will meet again for the opportunity to glaze their work on a date to be determined by the group.
Dates and Times:
Sat, April 1, 2 – 4 pm; Sun, April 2, 10 am – 4 pm
Sat, April 8, 2 – 6 pm; Sun, April 9, 2 – 6 pm