Functional ceramics: Mold Making and Slip Casting for Beginners

First, learn how to make a simple two-part mold, and cast it in porcelain slip.  Then, learn how to translate plastic, paper, metal and/or plaster into a more complex mold, focusing on usable kitchenware like bowls, cups and vessels.  You can also use plaster, balloons, even latex gloves to create interesting forms with smooth, clean surfaces.  Learn the basics - watch out or you'll get hooked!

4 Sunday mornings from 10:00- 12:30, starting October 15th

$240 Includes one makeup class, 1 gallon of porcelain slip, clay, and unlimited studio time during our open studio hours. $25 extra for firing fee.  Student discounts available, contact Artshack for more info.  Continuing students get 15% off adult multiple week sessions:  continuing student discount applies only to students taking contiguous classes.  We are a non profit.  At least 10% of your tuition goes towards scholarships for neighborhood kids to take our classes for free.  PLEASE NOTE: Cancellations are only allowed up to two weeks before session start date.