WOOD FIRING WORKSHOPS 2021 

 

 

wood firing workshop
SODA KILN and SUPER E – fast fire Kiln

13 – 19 September

 

All potters and ceramic artists with at least basic knowledge about wood-firings are invited to take part in series of our short Wood-Firing Workshops.

These workshops are about getting to know and firing our unique collection of wood-fired kilns.

 

 

Schedule of the Workshop:

13thSeptember:

  • Start of the workshop (10am)
  • Looking at glaze samples
  • Preparing wadding
  • Glazing and wadding
  • Preparing wood
  •  Loading Soda Kiln
  • Start firing

14thSeptember:

  • Firing
  • Spraying soda

15thSeptember:

  • Firing

16thSeptember:

  • Glazing
  • Loading Super E

17thSeptember:

  • Firing Super E

18thSeptember:

  • Kilns cool down (no activities on these days)

19thSeptember:

  • Unloading, Clean up

 

Price:

2800 DKK (incl tax)

 

What you get:

  • Professional guidance of our technicians
  • Range of glazes to choose from
  • Materials necessary for loading kiln
  • Wadding
  • Wood
  • Assistance while loading the kiln
  • Advice during the firing
  • Leather aprons and gloves (although we recommend that you bring your own)

 

What you have to bring:

  • Bisque-fired works. It is hard to estimate how many pieces you will be able to fire. It depends on the amount of participants and size of everyone’s works. It is better to bring a bit more and have a variety to choose from.
  • It is possible to apply for a residency before the Workshop to make works at Guldagergaard (see Artist-In-Residence Program)
  • Dust mask or respirator
  • Working clothes (only natural fabrics)

 

Language of Workshop:

English

 

Meals:

You are responsible for your own meals. We are providing access to fully equipped kitchen.

 

Accommodation:

We don’t provide accommodation due to Covid-19, but we are happy to recommend reliable accommodation nearby.

 

Covid-19 precautions:

All participants are asked to take a Covid-19 test before arrival to Guldagergaard, which means that only participants with a negative result are allowed to work at the center.

You are asked to wear a facemask during the Workshop.

Our Staff is regularly tested, as well as wearing facemasks for additional safety.

All areas of the Studio are cleaned and disinfected every day.

  

If you have any questions contact: kasia@ceramic.dk