3TREESceramics ~Glaze Course 2023/4
in this course we teach you the basics of glaze-making and design.
- Starts 5 NovStarts 5 Nov
- 450 euro€ 450
- Location 1
in 6 lessons tri-weekly on sundays in the months of Nov & December, January I will teach you how to design or adjust a base glaze to your own liking and specifications. lessons are english spoken, will take a full working day 10:30 - 15:00 (sandwiches, coffee & tea included). in short we will tackle the beginnings of glazing into a theoretical part and a practical part. ~theoretical:: what is a glaze what makes a stable glaze how to color a glaze matt versus glossy glaze how to maintain the glaze quality, sustainability, & stability (food//dishwasher safe..?¿) what are common glaze flaws and how to avoid these glaze application special effects ~practical:: making test plates on different clays design a glaze for electrical firing mixing a glaze testing for specific gravity glazing a testbatch on different clays testing variations on the testbatch use of your computer of iPad (glazesoftware & knowledgebase & archive) -dates:: //Nov. 5, 19 //Dec. 3, 17 // Jan 14 //Feb 4 -costs:: € 450 pp. including all materials. (ingredients//clay//kiln) & simple lunch you will be needing a good dustmask & small precision scale a mask like:: https://www.beeldhouwwinkel.nl/nl/honeywell-fijnstofmasker-ffp3-99-met-schuimrand https://www.beeldhouwwinkel.nl/nl/3m-fijnstofmasker-van-3m#/groesse-filterset_p2 scale preferably exact to 0,01 gram, like:: https://www.breinler.com/precisie-weegschaal-500g-x-0-1g.html https://www.breinler.com/my-weigh-ibalance-i601-precisie-weegschaal-600gr-x-0-01gr.html)
To cancel or re-schedule contact us at least 24 hrs in advance.
Ruychaverstraat 2, The Hague, Netherlands
0031 6 53 661 225