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3 days workshop at the District Clay Center

  • district clay center 2414 Douglas Street Northeast Washington, DC, 20018 United States (map)

A 3-day hands on workshop illustrating the innovative handbuilding and throwing techniques he uses to create his stunning functional and sculptural ware.

Workshop Schedule: 
Day One:
- Making slabs and applying kohiki slip. 
- Making yunomi, guinomi, chawan and more using the technique of applying a soft clay and sand mixture to the surfaces of the pieces on the wheel. 

Day Two:
- Stretching kohiki slabs and shaping the pieces. 
- Wire cutting, stretching and tearing chunks of clay to build sculptural pieces.
- Trimming the pieces from 1st day on the hand wheel.

Day Three:
- Making kohiki pieces, such as tea pots and sculptural works. 
- Finish assembling all pieces.

Later Event: October 6
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