Mosaic Mural project. From the initial collection of materials to the design and creation of a mural for your school.
Workshop Category: Pottery / Ceramics
Throwing, Hand building, Casting, Tile making, Relief, Glazing, Raku/Smoke firing, Mask making.
Making mosaics run creative workshops for schools or groups in the ancient and fascinating medium of mosaic. Making a mosaic is an enjoyable activity; it motivates, encourages teamwork, helps with dexterity and it is a lot of fun!
Raku ceramics, mosaics & relief tiles. A range of workshops catering for all age groups covering making, glazing and firing.
Workshops for Primary age groups introducing throwing on the potter’s wheel with demonstrations and exciting ‘hands-on’ sessions to produce finished pieces.
Mosaic & ceramic tiles workshops. Using a variety of techniques from coloured slipware to carving into clay, students will be able to make their own set of tiles to use in a ceramic mural.
Raku pottery workshops teaching the technique of low-fired earthenware pottery.
Hand built forms & tiles. Concentrating on texture and open air firing techniques including smoke firing and raku.
Ceramic sculptures, ceramic tiles and mosaics. A range of workshops covering all aspects of ceramic sculpture, tiles and mosaics including firing and glazes and a workshop concentrating on making paper kilns.
Clay modelling. Hand built forms. Clay colouring using powder stain techniques. Surface texturing and patterning. Slips, wax resist and simple glazes.
Various workshops with a strong emphasis on recycling and reusing materials. Mosaic: Panels, seating and sculptures using mirror, crockery, tiles and buttons Shoe sculptures: Transforming actual shoes by adorning them with various recycled materials Boxes: Create your own shrine using old shoeboxes, jewellery boxes etc. The ordinary turns extraordinary