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The Clay Project: Porcelain Slipcasting

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About the event

Join local ceramicists Rebecca Killen and Laureanne Kootstra for a masterclass exploring the creative process of slip casting.

During this workshop you will have the opportunity to work with porcelain casting slip, a selection of plaster moulds and coloured porcelain. You will also learn about refining your cast pieces and how to apply surface decoration.

Three of your cast porcelain pieces will be fired and will be ready to collect from The Ash Gallery in 2-3 weeks.

*Tea, coffee and vegetarian lunch from our neighbours at Birch all included in cost of workshop. Please let us know of any dietary requirements.

*All materials and firings included in cost of workshop.


Where is it taking place?

The Ash Gallery,
83 Central Promenade,

When is it taking place?

Saturday 19th August

Price and do you need to book?

£115, booking required.

Book your space here.

Contact details

T: 07706765942




Additional information:

This event is a part of August Craft Month with Craft NI, Northern Ireland’s celebration of craft. Summer 2023 will mark the 17th annual August Craft Month with makers all across Northern Ireland getting involved.



All August Craft Month events are run independently by the event organisers. For questions regarding this event please contact the event organiser directly.

Event Details

Maker: Rebecca Killen and Laureanne Kootstra

Starts: Sat 19 Aug at 10:00 am

Ends: Sat 19 Aug at 3:00 pm

Craft Type: Ceramics

Event Location: Down

Event Type: Workshop

Price: £115