CERAMIC COURSE - POTTERY WORKSHOPS - POTTERY AND CERAMIC CLASSES
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Instructors 2011

Course number:
01 Pietro Maddalena
17 Richard Phethean
18 Robbie Lobell
24 Susan Nemeth
25 Pietro Maddalena
27 Luca Tripaldi
27a Virginia Pates
28 T.Toland & B.C.Stichter
29 Pietro Maddalena
30 Luca Tripaldi
31 D.Polseno &      R.Hensley
33 P.Maddalena &             O.Mengucci
34 Ruthanne Tudball
36 Luca Tripaldi
37 Lorri Acott-Fowler
38 Pietro Maddalena
38A Pietro Maddalena
40 Melissa Farquhar
41 Carolyn Genders

36 Jewellery in porcelain
Luca Tripaldi
September 4th - 9th, 2011

Handbuilding. For all


Four days dedicated to the creation of fine jewelry in porcelain, a most supple, precious and durable material. The instructor will start the workshop with the viewing of images of jewelry by contemporary artists, encouraging students to a personal interpretation. He will introduce a variety of making and firing techniques: Non glaze firing, metallic glazes, neriage, graffiti, paper porcelain, glazing at low temperature, third fire, decal.
It 'a unique opportunity to learn many different methodologies, to be used also on large objects or sculptures back home. Some jewelry will be finished according to each students project, who wants to can add elements in hypoallergenic steel, making sculpture-like precious objects.


Cost: € 780
Includes tuition, materials and firings, lodging, lunches





La MeridianaLuca Tripaldi was born in Turin in 1969. Graduated on graphic art before working on sculpture and then been taken by ceramics until he opened a workshop in Turin in 1999. He has been particularly interested on the development of smoke firing techniques and fascinated by the qualities of the surfaces that these processes can offer. In recent years he had a strong interest in studying and developing crystals glazes and carbon trapping. He is sharing a studio in London and has been invited to teach at prestigious ceramic schools in the USA.
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