Pottery and ceramics

Exploring Japanese pottery with Rie Tsuruta

Ref: SLW08457

Beginners/Intermediate

£415.00
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About this course

Explore simple Japanese pottery techniques to make vases, bowls, mugs and plates. Techniques covered include spiral wedging, hand building (Tebineri), wet slab making (Katatsukuri) and leather hard slab building (Itatsukuri). Then learn brush drawing or printing techniques to decorate your pots.

Tutors

Rie Tsuruta

Rie Tsuruta studied at the University of Brighton and the Royal College of Art. Her own work is made to be held, felt and used in the centre of people's lives, and to provoke a sense of intimacy and awareness of touch. She has exhibited at Flow Gallery, London, Ceramic Art London and was shortlisted for the 2014 British Ceramic Biennial FRESH Award.

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