Mold Making and Casting Weekend

During this 2 day course at Studio Pavilion, tutor Kevin Andrew Morris will introduce participants to the basics of mold making and casting using clay and plaster!

Mold Making and Casting Weekend

About Mold Making and Casting Weekend

Creating molds is a simple technique that allows you to make repeated and perfectly formed ceramics. Exploring themes and techniques present in his work, participants will initially use a combination of found, gathered and brought objects to produce simple textured tiles/forms. These forms will go on to be used to cast low-level plaster reliefs/one piece sprig molds. Following this, Kevin will provide an introduction to making multiple piece molds and slip casting, a method of making ceramic objects using liquid clay and multiple piece plaster molds. Participants’ ceramic objects will go on to be completed using a range of slip decoration and finishing techniques and will be fired for collection after the course.

This course is suitable for complete beginners and those with experience in ceramics.

Your Tutor:
Kevin Andrew Morris graduated with a BA (Hons) in Ceramic Design in 2010 from The Glasgow School of Art. Since then he has gone on to exhibit his work nationally and internationally as well as work with a range of artists, institutions and work on various public projects. Currently based in Glasgow Morris is often referred to as a ‘Nomadic Ceramicist’ working across Scotland.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Mold Making and Casting Weekend are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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