Alternative Kilns and Firing Techniques:
A fun workshop filled with smoke, fire and fumes!
2.5 days: 3, 4 & 5 May 2019 – Millstone
offers you the opportunity of firing your pots using a variety of different
alternative kilns and techniques. Each one of these unique methods results in
spontaneous and dramatic effects on the work. Enjoy the beauty and magic of
these ancient techniques as you glaze, burnish, and fire. Six separate
low-temperature firings will be explored, including:
Guest presenter: Bathurst-based potter, Richard Pullen
This workshop is suitable for professional potters, hobby potters,
students and teachers.
All ceramic pieces used should be brought with you. Bisque will be
available for sale if needed.
Cost: R2 750 per person, includes all meals for
the duration of the workshop. R1 000 deposit is required for
are limited. To book, or for more information, please contact Nina on
023 625 1599, 072
544 2145 or email: email@example.com.
For accommodation enquiries, see www.tourismmcgregor.co.za
Other workshops at Millstone Pottery in
Raku Workshop. Includes naked, horsehair, obvaru,
copper fuming and traditional methods. Cost: R2 750 (includes meals)
High-temperature Wood-firing Jamboree.
Includes possibility of firing work for inclusion in “The Cube” as part of a
group Wood-firing exhibition. Cost: R3 500 (includes meals)