Ceramics & Sculpture adults Courses

Ceramics – Paper Porcelain Casting & Construction

Sandra Black begint

Learn how to create and decorate plaster blocks which you can use as your base to make vessels or jewellery in delicate porcelain slip. Explore simple construction methods to make your objects and how to enhance these with further decorative techniques. Pieces will be fired in FAC’s kilns.

Materials:-

  •  A materials & firing fee is included in the cost of the course

What to bring:-

  • Apron
  • Notebook & pen
  • An old towel
  • Scissors
  • 20-30ltr lidded container (to store work)
  • If you have any plaster mould bring them along (not essential)
  • Textured objects to press into clay e.g. lace, seed pods, shells, stamps etc
  • FAC provides 1 x bag of clay per student, students will be required to purchase further clay if needed
  • Closed footwear and appropriate clothing to be worn

Tutor Sandra Black

Sandra Black’s delicate, hand-detailed porcelain pieces are distinctive and well known in Western Australia for their refinement.

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