Adult Classes

Winter / Spring Digital Catalog

Ceramics

Glaze Formation

A Guide to Creating Custom Glazes and Firing Kilns

Feb 21 - Mar 21 | wed | 6:00PM - 9:00PM

$165 Members
$198 Non-Members

Instructor

Sam Dowd

Location

Ceramics Studio

Skill Level

Student should have taken one clay class previously

Materials

Your class fee provides one bag of clay, misc supplies, firing and glazing. Additional clay $10 to $18 per bag.

5-week class. Beyond beginner.
Learn how to safely make, test and fire ceramic glazes in this class. Lectures and demonstrations will include studio safety, proper documentation, units of measurement, glaze starting points, what the major chemical groups do what and in what kiln atmosphere, using the gram scale, and firing your tests in the electric or gas kiln without making the lab technician mad at you. This class will also include a soda firing during the 5th week of the class!