Raku Workshop (May)

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Learn the art of Raku! Get metallic glazes with this outdoor firing technique.
Sunday May 1st 10am-4pm
Early Bird Sign up is $150.00 until March 31st when it becomes $175.00

Learn how to get the most out of glaze with a full day of outdoor firing! Lead by Nick Edmond and Owen Davies. Join this dynamic duo and fire outdoors learning the technique of raku firing. Choose to build, throw or sculpt your pieces at home, bring them to Amaranth for bisque firing and glaze in our studio! 

Our class includes: one pug of clay, raku glazes & bisque firing. And a full day of Raku firing, of course! All you have to bring is your creativity! 

Space is limited to 8 Pyromaniacs plus leading potters.


Step 1: Make stuff!
You can pick up your clay at anytime to work at home. Visit our studio for inspiration! We have Raku books, glaze samples and lots of advice. Pieces must be completed and ready to be bisque fired for Friday April 22nd(please have them dry and ready to load when dropping off)

Step 2: Glaze stuff!
A mandatory glaze day will be held in our studio on Friday April 29th from 10-4pm Drop in anytime to glaze! We recommend giving yourself 2-3 hours to glaze everything. We will have a variety of glazes available to work with. If you are unable to make it during this time slot, please let us know so we may offer an alternative for you!

Step 3: Set it ablaze!
The flames begin Sunday May 1st from 10-4pm. We recommend dressing in layers as it may be a super warm day! Please make sure to wear/bring pants and a long sleeve shirt. We recommend your shirt not have long flowy sleeves. 

  Call, email or drop in to register or book online!