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PEI Crafts Council workshop with Ben Carter.
Posted: Mar 27, 2015

BEN CARTER POTTERY – Pouring Pots

Workshop Description 

This workshop focuses on integrating surface design with altered wheel-thrown and hand built pouring pots. Demonstrations include soft throwing, altering, hand building spouts and handles, slip decorating, and under glaze painting. During the workshop we will discuss aesthetic issues (i.e. proportions, color, etc.), defining a conceptual foundation for making functional pottery, and motivation/idea derivation.

Demonstrations include: Ben Carter Potttery

‣ Pulling & shaping handles and spouts
‣ Forming a pitcher and teapot using the wheel and hand built techniques
‣ Under glaze decorating!

When: Tuesday, March 31st, 2015
Where: Confederation Centre of the Arts Schurman Family Studio
Time: 9am – 4pm

Cost: $60 PEI Crafts Council Members, $75 non-members. Lunch included. (Payable by cheque or Credit Card at the door … sorry we can’t process debit cards)

Register online here:
Ben Carter Pottery - Pouring Pots Workshop