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Ceramic workshops – birds are optional

I am considering training up my parrots to become pottery teachers…Carolyn came to Hastings to stay at my Airbnb and do a pottery session. I am not sure she realized what she had let herself in for. Here Mousie Tung is inspecting a … Continue reading

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Ceramic Workshops in Hastings

I love running ceramic workshops. Usually my workshops run on a one on one or one on two basis, but I sometimes get Hen -party bookings and …well. Prosecco and clay do mix rather nicely. Here is Steffan and Matt discussing glazes … Continue reading

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Residential Ceramic Workshops

Hastings is becoming a very popular tourist destination so I have now decided to sign up with Airbnb. https://www.airbnb.co.uk/rooms/6396429 If you fancy a holiday at the seaside with some creativity thrown in! This is one such creative weekend. https://annakeiller.wordpress.com/2014/11/25/life-casting-classes/ http://www.annakeiller.com

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Ceramic workshops, two on one

I no longer run big ceramic workshops but I love the smaller one on two or one on one workshops where people come to my studio in Hastings to produce a certain piece of work or just to play a … Continue reading

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Ceramic sculpture smoke firing.

Another glorious day of high windy weather, perfect for smoke firing! I place my sculpture in a galvanized dustbin Fill the empty space with sawdust, dry leaves, straw, newspaper; anything organic. Put some newspaper on top, and light them. When … Continue reading

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Ceramic Hen parties – get plastered here!

Looking for an original, fun and messy way to enjoy your Hen Party? Arranging a Hen Party with a difference for a close group of friends? My Hen Party Workshops are a great way to have a laugh and learn … Continue reading

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Ceramic bowls with glass decorations

Bowl with Botz brush-on glazes and melted glass tiles. I used blue, white and orange glass tiles which I cut up in little squares. Ceramic glazes contain silica to form glass as well as  metal oxides, clay and colourants.  But … Continue reading

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New Ceramic workshops

I have just updated my ceramic workshop diary for September and October…Quite excited about the Halloween Pumpkins! Sunday 23 September 11am-3pm; Hand building techniques; watch that birdie! This workshop is suitable for beginners as well as for people with previous … Continue reading

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Ceramic bowls

I’m on a roll with the frog motif. This bowl was made in a different way – it is not slip cast but press molded so it’s a lot heavier. It is also quite large, 14”x 6”. Please visit my … Continue reading

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Slip cast ceramic bowls

This bowl has been made by slip casting the various components separately. When they’ve dried out a little bit you then  assemble them together inside a press mold. It is a fun and very rewarding way to work because you … Continue reading

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