Sun, Aug 08 | Be My Keeper Makers Studio

Throw like a Pro! Term 3

Learn and extend on the basics with the Wheel. 6 x 3 hour Classes Beginners and Intermediate
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Throw like a Pro!  Term 3

Time & Location

Aug 08, 1:30 PM GMT+10 – Sep 12, 4:30 PM GMT+10
Be My Keeper Makers Studio, 39 Smithton Grove, Ocean Grove VIC 3226, Australia

About the event

 Learn the basics on the pottery wheel from preparing clay, learning to center and glazing your pieces. This is a structured 6 week course, specifically targeted at learning at your pace, clay is not a medium to be rushed it takes time and lots of practice.  You will focus on correct skill development with two very experienced facilitators that work independently as ceramicists, Kirsty Manger from  YumDesign Ceramics and Heather Maslen from Pottable Pottery.

Return students will be finessing and extending their skills and will be given direction to extend on skills.

Initial 6 week block  will focus on cylinders, cups/handles and bowls.

Returning Students projects will extend in the following projects

Flatware

Lidded Vessels

Larger bowls/vessels/flatware

Teapots

You will pick 6-8 pieces per class to glaze and fire, we are conscious of our resources and will recycle clay pieces that dont make the cut, so you will need to choose.

With only 8 students per class it is perfect to hone your skills and get the basics right. 

We have COVID plan in place

You may need to wear a mask and adhere to social distancing rules that are in place at the time of classes.

You will need to sanitise and record the QR code on entry.

You will need to thoroughly clean and sanitise your work station and any tools used.

You will be unable to enter if you are unwell.

You will need to bring in your own food and drinks for tea break.

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

Studio is located at Shed 4/39 Smithton Grove, Ocean Grove

Please park on Smithton Grove as the studio parking is not available.

What can/can't I bring to the event?

Please bring a towel, apron, dust mask.

Comfortable clothing, closed shoes.

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For further information & enquiries

email dani.salvo@optusnet.com.au

Mob 0478 755 804

Is my registration/ticket transferrable?

Please book wisely, cancellations will forfeit fee paid (classes a reliant on numbers to proceed) and if your spot can't be filled I cannot refund money paid.

If you are unable to attend a class we are unable to refund for the missed class, we are unable to offer makeup classes at this stage due to our restricted numbers in all our classes.

Should we go into lockdown again, your work will be kept at the studio until we can resume classes.  Alternatively your course payment can be refunded.

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