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Feb 19, 9:30-2:30

Workshop: Carved Pottery Designs with Rachel Morouney

Sunday, Feb 19, 2017

Storm Date: Saturday, Feb 25, 2017
9:30am-2:30pm
NS Centre for Craft & Design, 1061 Marginal Rd, Halifax

$95 + HST for Hands-On Participation /
$25 + HST for Gallery Tour & demo observation only

Register by phone: 902-492-2524 / 902-492-2522

Gather in the Mary E. Black Gallery for a brief look at some of Rachel’s most recent works on display and get introduced to various decorative carving techniques she has developed in her more than 30 years creating a wide variety of hand thrown, carved, and glazed functional ceramics through her Otter Creek business, Hidden House Pottery.

Rachel will demonstrate her technique for creating intricate hand-carved designs onto 3-d pieces. She’ll also offer insight into how to make your own carving tools for future work.

Hands-on participants will carve their own design onto a leather-hard stoneware cylinder and (time permitting) a domed lid suitable for hanging. These works will be stained and glazed in the NSCCD studio for folks to pick up after firing.

- All skill levels are welcome to participate. No previous experience necessary.

- A 30 minute lunch break is planned. Feel free to bring your own lunch or visit the nearby Farmers' Market vendors. 

Jan 27 - Mar 19