Creative Directions Workshop
Making Mid Range Glazes with John Britt
Presented in partnership with FUSION and the Ottawa Guild of Potters
Dates and location
Friday October 21: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday October 22: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday October 23: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The Nepean Visual Arts Centre is located at Entrance 3, 1701 Woodroffe Avenue, Ottawa, ON. It is a City of Ottawa facility that is accessible and has free parking.
This workshop is open to all members of FUSION and/or the Ottawa Guild of Potters.
Saturday will focus on glazing and firing topics such as principles of the firing cycle, oxides and properties, cones and firing cycles (bisque and glaze) and kilns. John will give a slip demo of flocculation and deflocculation and discuss safe handling of glaze materials. There will also be a glaze Q&A and a chance to have John sign his book! If you have John’s book, please bring it along.
COST FOR SATURDAY ONLY: $175 plus HST (includes coffee/tea and lunch)
3-DAY WORKSHOP: SOLD OUT
Participants will work hands-on on Friday, preparing glaze tests, participate in the workshop and discussion on Saturday and will review and discuss glaze test results and next steps on Sunday with John.
COST: $425 plus HST (includes test tiles, glaze materials, coffee/tea and lunch on all 3 days)
Please communicate any food sensitivities or accommodations required by October 5, 2022.
Ticket sales are final, no refunds will be issued.
Membership must be current and may be verified.