At this 10 day workshop we will be exploring different techniques of kiln casting. We will start with a simple relief design and get to the more complicated 3d forms in the process.
We will be cold working our own pieces and get a lot of cultural and theorical information about kiln casting techniques and the amazing artists that graduated from Kamenický Šenov.
Schedule For the Workshop
Day 1: Welcoming, scatching and drawing of simply relief images (20X15X3 cm max.)
Day 2: Modeling of reliefs, build of molds
Day 3: Modeling of reliefs, build of molds, filling up of kiln, switch on the kiln
Day 4: Scatching and drawing of simply 3D object (20x10x5cm,max.)
Day 5: Modeling of 3D object, build of molds
Day 6: Removal of reliefs from kiln, modeling of 3D objects, build of molds, filling up of kiln, switch on the kiln
Day 7: Cleaning of relief ingots from plaster,cutting of reliefs at cold workshop
Day 8: Cutting and polishing of relief ingots at cold workshop, lecture-Glassmaking school in Kamenický Šenov and glass artists graduated at this school
Day 9: Cutting and polishing of relief ingots at cold workshop, removal of 3D objects from kiln, lectures- Petr Stacho glass art,history of kiln cast technique in Czech republic
Day 10: Cutting and polishing of 3D objects ingots at cold workshop. Exhibition and farewell.
Changes are possible, depending about quantity of students and their work velocity.
The workshop fee includes, lunch and workshop materials specified by the tutor. Please click here for information about the campus, rules and regulations, accommodation options and transportation info.
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Event Price 1300