CLAY HAND BUILDING - Ceramic Bell Workshop

 Friday 15th June 10.00am - 12.30pm

$60

 

 

 

 

 

 

Come and get your hands dirty! This crash course in the basics of hand building will draw you in to the wonderful world of ceramics. You will learn how to make a pinch pot, how to join clay and  decorate your ceramic bell using stamping and incising techniques.

Your piece will be fired after the workshop and ready for you to collect from the studio at a later date. 

No previous experience necessary.

What you get

- All materials needed to make your very own       ceramic bell!

- Awesome hand-building techniques

What to bring

A readiness to get your hands dirty, and creative juices flowing!

- apron or  old towel

Venue

Peppercorn Studio

125 Shelton Road

Upper Pakenham VIC 3810

            

Bookings

moniqueclift@gmail.com

Porcelain Jewellery workshop

 

Saturday 25th August, 2018

9.00am- 11.30am or

1.00pm- 3.30pm

$60

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Learn to create unique earrings pendants or brooches. This workshop will guide you in designs on ceramic jewellery pieces handmade by Monique, with a choice of several shapes from her own collection. You will learn basic ceramic painting techniques and gain knowledge of underglazes (ceramic paints) and processes. Your pieces will be fired after the workshop and ready for you to collect from the studio at a later date. No experience necessary.

What you get

- Jewellery blanks, underglazes and glaze needed to make your very own porcelain jewellery!

-Awesome decorating techniques

Whats not included

-Findings are available form

https://www.eurekabeads.com.au/

https://koodak.com.au/

What to bring

Any ideas or sketches of patterns or images for decorating

 

Venue

Paperworks Gallery

26 Inglis Road

Berwick

VIC 3806

 

Bookings

moniqueclift@gmail.com

CERAMIC PAINTING: HANGING PLANTER

Tuesday Feburary 14th

6.30pm - 8.30pm

$80

. You will focus on painting a fun and stylish planter that will be glazed and fired then returned for collection at another date.

Get your classes 10% cheaper if you bring a pal!

What you get

- 1 prepared piece for you to design you planter

-Glazing and firing service

 

What to bring

- Yourself

- Decoration ideas for your planter 

This class will involve you creating your own design on a small cup sized ceramic planter handmade by Monique, with a choice of freestanding or hanging versions. You will learn basic ceramic painting  techniques and gain an understanding of underglazes (ceramic paint) and processes

 

 

 

Relief printing workshop

Saturday 12th September

7.00pm - 9.00pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Join me at Bunjil Place Gallery for a 2 hour introduction into relief printmaking.

Inspired by the current exhibition Home Ground: The collection of Arthur Roe, participants will create an abstract relief print exploring colour, pattern and layering.

Bunjil Place

2 Patrick Northeast Drive,
Narre Warren

Click on the link for more information and to book.

 LINOCUT PRINTMAKING - GIFT TAGS AND CARD MAKING

 

Learn introductory skills of linocut printmaking, and print your very own hand cut works onto a range of gift tags and cards. Once learnt this versatile and accessible technique can be applied to artist books, textile design, poster design and limited edition prints.

This class will cover carving your image from a lino block, cutting techniques, safety and correct inking of a block. 

You will take home a striking set of gift tags and cards, your lino block, full instructions so you will have the ability to print at home using this technique!

What you get

- All materials needed to produce your own prints

- Instruction sheet

- coffee and tea

What to bring

- Apron or clothes you don't mind getting ink on

- Black and white photo or drawing to turn into a print 

 (approximate finished plate size 10x10cm)

 A simple image such as a bird, flower, cactus or leaf is ideal

Venue

Peppercorn Studio

125 Shelton Road

Upper Pakenham VIC 3810

Pottery for Adults - Ceramic Bell Workshop

11 April, 2019

12.30pm - 3.00pm 

$60

Come and get your hands dirty! This crash course in the basics of hand building will introduce you in to the wonderful world of ceramics. You will learn how to make a pinch pot, how to join clay and  decorate your ceramic bell using stamping and incising techniques.

Your piece will be fired after the workshop and ready for you to collect from the studio at a later date. 

No previous experience necessary.

What you get

- All materials needed to make your very own  ceramic bell!

- Awesome hand-building techniques

What to bring

- A readiness to get your hands dirty, and creative juices flowing!

- apron or clothes you don't mind getting clay on​

- a sketch or idea of a bell you would like to create (optional)

Come and get your hands dirty! This crash course in the basics of hand building will introduce you in to the wonderful world of ceramics. You will learn how to make a pinch pot, how to join clay and  decorate your ceramic bell using stamping and incising techniques.

Your piece will be fired after the workshop and ready for you to collect from the studio at a later date. 

No previous experience necessary.

What you get

- All materials needed to make your very own  ceramic bell!

- Awesome hand-building techniques

What to bring

- A readiness to get your hands dirty, and creative juices flowing!

- apron or clothes you don't mind getting clay on​

- a sketch or idea of a bell you would like to create (optional)

Venue

Gate 6 Gallery + Studio

Akoonah Park, Gate 6 Cardinia Street

Berwick VIC 3806

Pottery for Kids  (8yrs and up)  Hand building Workshop

11 April, 2019

9.00am - 11.30am 

$60

Come and get your hands dirty! This crash course in the basics of hand building will introduce children to the wonderful world of ceramics. Children will learn key techniques like rolling slabs. making coils, joining clay and decorating techniques but with a focus on experimenting and playing to create exiting and often personal pieces. 

Pieces will be fired after the workshop and ready for you to collect from the studio at a later date. 

No previous experience necessary.

What you get

- All materials and firing

- Awesome hand-building techniques

What to bring

- A readiness to get your hands dirty, and creative juices flowing!

- apron or clothes you don't mind getting clay on​

Venue

Gate 6 Gallery + Studio

Akoonah Park, Gate 6 Cardinia Street

Berwick VIC 3806

Gelliplate printmaking is  an immediate, playful and multifaceted type of printmaking. It could be described as a printed painting. Learn and practice this fun and addictive process. Each participant will develop a series of experimental prints and create a handmade artist book.

No previous experience necessary

What you get

- All materials

- Series of experimental prints exploring a range of techniques

- Small handmade artist book

- Tea & Coffee

What to bring

- A readiness to experiment and go with the flow!

- Apron or old shirt

Venue

Gate 6 Gallery + Studio

Gate 6, Cardinia Street, Akoonah Park, Berwick

Bookings

moniqueclift@gmail.com

Relax, unwind and meet others, whilst learning how to manipulate clay by hand to create your own unique items. A variety of handbuilding techniques will be demonstrated, including, pinch pots, coil building and rolling out clay slabs to create spoons, small pots and plates.

No previous experience necessary.

What you get

- All materials to create 3-4 pieces

- Two firings of your pieces

- Tea & Coffee

- Grazing platter for lunch

What to bring

- A readiness to get your hands dirty and get your creative ideas flowing!

- An apron or old shirt

- Any sketches or ideas you may have

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0425 760 637                   moniqueclift@gmail.com