Plaster Moulds and Press Moulding

A comprehensive course in designing, making and using

1-part plaster moulds, plus a myriad of altering and decorating techniques.

4h 43m of tuition over 8 demo videos.

The press moulding technique allows a maker to produce forms quickly, subsequently freeing up their making by promoting experimentation of forms and decorating techniques.

What we will cover:

PLASTER MOULDS

What are they/how do they work/the headache of undercuts/how to produce a piece for casting/how to make a mould from start to finish.

PRESS MOULDING

How to use your plaster mould/adding texture to the mould/addition of coiling and slab building to your form/cutting and altering/joining multiple pieces/adding elements like handles and spouts etc

DECORATION

Carving/modelling/stamps/impressing/sprig decoration/piercing/piping/slip decoration/printing/wax resist/oxides/glazes- the list is endless!

Packages Available

SOLO LEARNER

Available anytime

- This would suit someone who has access to studio space and a kiln.

- 8 online demo videos, for you to work through in your own time.

- Access to the private Clay Class student group on Facebook: share progress, connect with others and ask questions.

£45

GUIDED LEARNER

9 weeks, beginning week of 18th Jan,

choose Tues or Wed evenings (UK timezone)

- This would suit someone who has access to studio space and a kiln.

- 8 online demo videos covering everything we will learn on the course.

- 9 weekly 1-1 video tutorials with me, 15mins each, to guide you through the course. (If you don't feel comfortable with video we can chat via email instead.)

- Access to the private Clay Class student group on Facebook: share progress, connect with others and ask questions.

- Limited places remaining, please contact me to choose your preferred day and book your spot.

£115

Videos are privately hosted on YouTube so you will need a YouTube account to access.

 

- Please send me the email associated with your YouTube account, the one you use to sign in.

- Once you have sent me your YouTube email, you will receive access links to both videos on YouTube within 24h (I have to do it manually!)

- Remember to check your junk/spam folder if you can't see an email from YouTube, sometimes they head in there!

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