Carbon Trap Soda Firing
September 9, 2018 – September 15, 2018
This workshop begins with discussions on slips and glazes for the soda kiln and the approach for loading the kiln. During class students focus on wheel thrown pottery with an emphasis on making handles, lids and spouts. Demonstrations include how to make work for an atmospheric kiln. Other discussions include marketing, working with galleries, and how to publish your work. Students bring to the workshop cone 10 porcelain or stoneware bisque pottery. Open to all skill levels.
COURSE FEE: $525
Matt Schiemann is the artist programming manager at the Morean Center for Clay in St. Petersburg, Florida. He received his BA from Ashland University in Ashland, Ohio and an MFA from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. Schiemann is a functional atmospheric potter who primarily fires his work in a wood or soda kiln.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.