Terracotta Coiling Pottery workshop – Beginner workshop in Bangalore
Crafting is bliss, and creating with your own hands is eternal bliss.
Lets indulged in some clay craft using Terracotta clay and give wings to our imagination.
The word “terracotta” comes from the Italian words for “baked earth.” Since terracotta pottery is made by baking terracotta clay, that only makes sense! Terracotta is often used as a colour word, too, to describe the natural brown-orange colour of terracotta products.
Terracotta can be moulded in varied forms. Lets learn how to mould terracotta into a bowl and a tile using the coiling technique.
Post the workshop, you can use the technique to create endless amazing projects.
Date: Saturday, 24th March
Fee: Rs 1100 (Inclusive of all taxes and material costs)
Takeaway: One bowl and a tile using the terracotta coiling technique
About Bloom and Grow:
Bloom & Grow facilitates artist-led art & craft workshops in studios and also, conducts art based corporate workshops across India.
Terracotta Jewellery workshop:
The following will be taught in the workshop:
1. Making of stick pins, Upins
2. Making of stick beads, Upin beads, hole beads
3. Making of Jhumkas and studs 2 designs in each
4. Making of Pendants 2 designs in each
5. Firing Instructions and reference
6. Painting of the products
7. Assembly of Jhumkas Studs, Necklace etc
Typically the classes will be learning to make the different parts of the Terracotta jewellery like the stick pins, U pins, stick beads, U pin beads, hole beads, Jumkha, studs, pendants etc which will be held in the morning session and the post lunch session will have the painting, assembling, finishing. However, if full day session is not feasible for students, the same can be done on 2 days in the morning sessions only.
What the students would take along with them after class:
Sets of Jhumkhas,pendants and studs( pre-fired) after painting and assembly apart from the post fired ready jhumkhas, studs and pendants they make in the class.
Fees – Rs. 3000/- per head includes all material cost
Date – 20th & 21st January(Saturday & Sunday)
Timing – 2.30pm – 6.30pm (both days)
Terracotta Coiling Workshop
Pottery helps you to express your creativity, which is essentially to expand who we are and how we connect to ourselves and the environment.
It’s a good way for people of all ages to explore the things they can do. You may be more creative than you think and there’s no right or wrong way in pottery.Terracota clay is receptive and responsive to all kinds of emotional expression.
Coiling , pinching , slab work and wheel are various methods to work with clay.We teach you a very interesting Coiling method , easy to learn , fun to do and endless amazing projects possible.
Workshop conducted by Pratibha Gupta Arya from CraftyNutz on June 11.2017. Register – bloomandgrow.in