Pottery and ceramics

Form, function and family – wheel thrown porcelain with Chris Keenan

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Learn how to use throwing and turning to make a group of functional forms that contain a visual narrative. Consider how scale, shape, function and decoration bring a sense of coherence to a maker's work; these elements are integral to developing your voice.


Chris Keenan

Chris has taught at West Dean since 2011 and has been a visiting lecturer at several London colleges and in Freiburg. He trained as Edmund de Waal's first apprentice. Chris' work is thrown porcelain and is held in several museum collections, including the V&A. Chris is a Fellow of the CPA.


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