MHCC Clay Club presents
Form, Function, and Personal Expression:
An exploration of Slab Building and Airbrush Techniques
for Electric and Atmospheric Firings
A four session Zoom workshop
with Natalie Warrens
All sessions are from Noon – 1:30
Cost - Free for OPA Members!
For the Zoom link contact John Hasegawa at John.Hasegawa@mhcc.edu
Session one: Jan 23rd, Noon – 1:30 pm
Slab Building Sculptural Forms
Introduction to slab building techniques for envelope and rectangular forms stacked to create large standing sculptures
Session two: Jan 30th, Noon – 1:30 pm
Demonstration of single and double walled forms to create unique plates, bowls, and serving pieces.
Session three: Feb 6th, Noon – 1:30 pm
Surface Decoration on Greenware
Introduction of airbrush techniques using underglazes and slip with stencils, masking tape, and wax resist. This surface design will be bisque fired and will be appropriate for atmospheric firings.
Session Four: Feb 13th, Noon – 1:30 pm
Decorative Airbrush Techniques on Bisque ware
Exploration of more detailed designs using commercial underglazes and cone 6 glazes for electric firings.
For more information please contact John Hasegawa at: John.Hasegawa@MHCC.edu