This course looks at specialist ways clay and paperclay can be formed by hand. It introduces techniques such as modular construction, making non-plaster moulds using coils and slings and bending using equipment including the extruder and templates. Students will develop their ceramic handbuilding skills alongside demonstration, discussion and individual advice. This course is suitable for beginners and those with some previous experience of working with clay. Core materials are provided.
Course half term: Wednesday 29 October
Tutor: Katie Spragg
Katie graduated from Brighton University in 2010. Working with ceramics, plastics and illustration, she often leads workshops for both adults and children.
Eligible Concessions and Refund Policy
Full time students with NUS cards; in receipt of housing and council tax benefits, income support, job seekers allowance, a state pension; registered disabled. Please bring evidence of your concessionary status and show it to the Bookshop staff on the first day of your course. Please note that bookings are non-transferable and non-refundable unless the course is cancelled by the Centre.
Please bring a copy of your confirmation email and proof of concession with you on the first day of your course.