Wednesday PM Intro to Slip Casting | Winter 2023 - Session 2
Wednesdays from 6 pm - 9 pm
Instructor: Josh Kochis
Session 2: March 1 - April 19 (8-week course)
*** This class is sold out. If you are interested in this course, please sign-up for a back-in-stock notification so we can reach out when/if it is available in the future. ***
Class information for enrolled students:
This class is taught by Pewabic Slip Casting Specialist/Tile Pressing Technician, Josh Kochis. Students will use the basic principles of mold-making for tile as a starting point for working with liquid clay. Multiple applications of the casting process will be covered, including the production of simple vessels, handles, and ornamentation. Each student will receive the practical experience necessary to conceptualize ideas, create models, fabricate working molds, and produce multiples of their designs.
Who should take this class?: This class is best suited for adults (18+) who have never worked with tile before or would like a refresher on their fundamentals!
- 3 hours of weekly instruction (during scheduled class time),
- Glazes, slips, underglazes, and firings
- A small studio shelf
- Open studio opportunities
- The first gallon of slip
Open Studio Hours through sign up system only:
Monday - Tuesday 2-5 pm
Thursday 6-9 pm
Friday - Saturday 2-5 pm
Please note: No cash refunds are issued once classes have begun. Pewabic Education Studio is under no obligation to reschedule classes that are canceled upon the closure of the facility due to inclement weather, power outages, misunderstanding of schedule, covid shut down, and or personal schedule. There is no guarantee that a make-up class will be offered. Classes will not be prorated to accommodate a missed class, nor will refunds be issued. In rare circumstances, credits may be given towards classes per the Education Studio staff. Please contact the Onsite Manager at email@example.com for more information.