Kurinuki Cup Carving with Melissa Weiss Pottery
August 26 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm| $100.00
Participants will use a native North Carolina clay from the StarWorks Clay company and use the glazes formulated by Melissa Weiss. All pots will be high fired to cone 10 in a gas reduction kiln at Melissa’s studio, South Side Studios in East Asheville. Students will carve 2 cups out of a solid shape of clay. This is strictly a hand building class and participants can expect to get dirty and have fun. Workshop is limited to 20. Registration is for people 16 and older.
Cost of the workshop includes all materials for making 2 cups. Glazing, firing and mailing fees will be additional costs, around $15. Guests are also welcome to roam the flower fields, with options to pick or purchase flowers as well.
Participants can expect a relaxed and collaborative environment in a beautiful setting with one on one instruction and support. Perfect for first time potters and suited for professionals looking to reconnect with their craft.