Wood Firing and Cooling
September 16, 2018 – September 22, 2018
In this workshop students fire and reduction cool using the newly-built train kiln. Participants should come to class with bisque pots to prepare your wares for the wood kiln. You will slip, glaze, wad, load, fire, and unload the kiln. Discussions include clay bodies, types of wood, the challenges, cleaning pots, and the how’s, what’s and why’s of wood firing. No prior wood firing experience necessary. Open to all skill levels.
COURSE FEE: $525
Lindsay Oesterritter is the director of Objective Clay, co-founder and organizer of National Clay Week, and a full-time studio potter. Oesterritter had the good fortune to be an Artist-in-Residence at Arrowmont in 2008-2009. She lectures and exhibits nationally and internationally and is continually inspired by the craft community.
In order to complete your registration, a $300 deposit is required.