Workshops/Classes

Painted Furniture

Sept. 16, 17, 18.    10:00 am – 4:00 pm

You bring the furniture, I will supply the rest. I will show you how to prep the piece, design and paint using Fusion Mineral Paints.  Revitalize an old, tired dated piece and stop it from going into the landfill. Recycling at its best!

 

Here is is the results of that class….lots of fun and great finished products!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clay : Handbuilding

Bird House or House

Tues. Oct. 8    10:00 am – 4:00pm (Building)

Tues. Oct. 15   10:00 am – ? (Glazing)

Using slab technique, you will create a small house or bird house. Textures can be added to mimic roof tiles, brick etc.  You will build the house on the first day, and glaze it the next week, after I have fired it.

Bells

Wed. Oct. 9   10:00 am – 4:00 pm (Building)

Wed. Oct. 16  10:00 – ?  (Glazing)

Bells to hang in a sting one below the other, or as chimes or as Christmas decorations. Each student can make up to 6 bells which can be made using the pinch, coil or slab technique. (I’ll show you how) They can then be decorated using impressions, or stamps,  incising, sgraffito or just painted with glazes.

Clay Cookies

Thurs. Oct. 10    10:00 am – 4:00 pm  (Building)

Thurs. Oct. 17     10:00 am – ? (Glazing)

Start by cutting out simple shapes from a slab of clay, and then decorating them using sgraffito, slip trailing, incising or impressing. They can be used as Christmas tree decorations, or to decorate a wrapped present. Each student can make up to 6 cookies. They make great gifts!

Cost for each class is $100.00.

I supply the clay and glazes.

You bring a lunch!

For more information, please email me at donnamcphail079@gmail.com or call me at 613-656-7943.