Weekends 20 and 21 of May OR 24 and 25 of June
10am to 4pm daily
The ceramic workshop takes you through all the stages in the ancient technique of pit firing.
On day 1 you will be guided with demonstrations and tutoring on how to prepare your own pieces- choose from a wide selection of organics, seaweed and native wood, experience packing the pit and the process behind achieving colour.
On day 2, return for the big reveal! Analyse the results, learn how to clean and seal the work.
Course fee covers all materials, fuel, safety equipment and 2 vegetarian lunches.
Participants can bring their own bisque fired pieces or wheel thrown pots can be pre-ordered.
Location: 60 Dunover Road, Ballywalter, County Down BT22 2LE