The Clay Project at the Belfast School of Art

About the event

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

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

The day finishes with the removal of the cast pieces from the moulds, participants will all have the opportunity to see everyone’s unique creations.

All materials, firing costs, tea/coffee included in the workshop price.


Where is it taking place?

Ceramics Studio,
Ulster University,
York St.
Belfast BT15 1ED

Do you need to book?

Yes, booking is required. Please book through website.

About August Craft Month with Craft NI

This event is a part of August Craft Month with Craft NI, Northern Ireland’s celebration of craft. Summer 2022 will mark the 16th annual August Craft Month with makers all across Northern Ireland getting involved.

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Event Details

Maker: The Clay Project

Starts: Aug 22 at 10:00 am

Ends: Aug 22 at 3:00 pm

Discipline: Ceramics

Location: Antrim

Type: Workshop

Price: £120