Introduction to Glazing with Mark Knight

Introduction to Glazing with Mark Knight.

The TCA in conjunction with Mark Knight is pleased to be able to present an introduction to glazing, workshop.

In the first two hours Mark will cover the basics of glazing. After lunch Mark will spend the final hour decorating pots and explaining various decorative techniques.

Date: Sunday 10th August.

Time 10 am -2pm (including 1 hr for lunch)

1 Introduction

What’s in a glaze.

2 Testing glazes.

Weighing ,mixing and test tiles.

3 Mixing a batch.

Water ratio.

4 Glazing pots.

Waxing ,dipping, pouring.

5 Decorating.

Various techniques.

This workshop is primarily aimed at beginners or those wanting a quick refresher.

Please bring along a notebook and some lunch to share.

Cost $40 members $55 non members

If there are less than ten participants the workshop will be at Marks studio in Lindisfarne. More than 10 participants and the workshop will be at the TCA studio in Glenorchy.

Please register your interest by contacting Kim Foale via email on enquiries@tasmanianceramics.com or phoning Kim at home on 62686222