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Raku + Cup Making Workshop w/ Didem Mert!

Raku + Cup Making Workshop w/ Didem Mert!

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$300.00
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$385.00
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Join us for a packed day with a community raku, picnic lunch, cup making with Didem Mert, and festivities out in the lush rolling hills of Occidental, CA (1.5 hrs from San Francisco)!

Saturday, September 12th, 2020 from 8 AM-6 PM

  • CBTB will be providing clay and tools for each participant to create 2 different cup styles: slab and mold made cups.
  • Your cups will be bisque fired and you can request that they be transported to Clay By The Bay or stay at the farm for pick up!
  • We'll make cups while the raku kiln fires!  
  • Bring 3 ceramic pieces (about coffee mug sized) or 2 larger forms.
    • Any mid-range clay bodies, purchased at CBTB, are welcome.
    • Your pieces must be bisque fired prior to the workshop.
  • Glaze and prep pieces to be loaded into the kiln. We'll be providing a variety of raku glaze options, including crackles, turquoise & copper glazes, and horse hair techniques.
  • Review of fired pots. Learn to refine your glaze application!
  • We'll run 5-7 raku firings over the course of the day!
  • 1 lunch will be provided.

*** Please note that raku fired pots are never fully vitrified, making them not food-safe.