The Academy Center of the Arts is pleased to partner again with Brett Thomas of Mobile Raku in hosting a two day Raku workshop on Friday, October 9 from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm and Saturday, October 10 from 9:30 am – 2:00 pm at the Academy Center of the Arts.
Class size is limited to 20 students, and each student may bring 4-5 pieces (raku clay only bisque cone 06), approximately 5” wide x 12” tall or smaller.
Small tiles are acceptable however NO BOWLS OR SLABS.
It is recommended that students are either enrolled in a pottery class or have experience working with clay.
If time allows, additional pieces may be fired after everyone has had a turn. Brett will provide his glazes and materials for firing.
Please register early; pieces need to made and bisque fired before October 2. Students should plan to glaze their pieces before October 9 (the Academy will provide glazes).
Class tuition is $85 which includes a 25lb bag of raku clay.
Students currently not enrolled in Academy Center pottery classes will have access to the studio to make their pieces. Unused raku clay from this class can be saved for the next Raku workshop!
Come join the firing party!