Archive | January, 2015

Toronto Potters Workshop – January 31, 2015

10 Jan

ToroFeatured imagento ceramic artists Lindsay Montgomery and Marc Egan are teaming up to present an exciting glazing and decorating workshop for Toronto Potters.

This workshop will introduce students to maiolica, cuerda seca, and china painting traditions and techniques.

In addition to demonstrations by the artists, participants will have an opportunity to use these techniques on their own work.

Marc and Lindsay will discuss a variety of ways to develop imagery and design for a three dimensional surface. The techniques demonstrated can be used from cone 04 to cone 6.

Marc will make his extensive knowledge of glaze chemistry and glaze colour development available to all. All glazes and decorating materials are included.

Workshop participants are expected to bring a few bisque fired pots or tiles and one glaze fired work, preferably with a glossy surface, for china painting. Paint brushes and basic pottery tools to be supplied by participants.

Date and time: Saturday, January 31 9am – 5pm

Location: Miles Nadal JCC (SW corner of Bloor and Spadina), 3rd floor Pottery Studio F3 R330, 750 Spadina Ave., Toronto, ON M5S 2J2

REGISTER EARLY! Registration is open to all but seating is limited.

Registration payment must be received by Tuesday, January 27, 2015.

Phone your registration on VISA# /MC # to the Toronto Potters, Programme Co-ordinator (Susan Card 416-700-3474)

OR BRING registration and cheque to: Toronto Potters meeting January 27, 2015 to Susan Card

Refunds: Cancellations are accepted only until Tues. Jan 27 at 416-700-3474

❑ Member of Toronto Potters__EARLY BIRD until Fri. Jan. 23 $68.00 + $8.84 HST= $76.84___
❑ Member of Toronto Potters__LAST MINUTE until Tues Jan. 27 $78.00 + $10.14 HST= $88.14___
❑ Guest (non-member) registration___ until Tues Jan. 27 $85.00 + $11.05 HST+ $96.05___


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