Glaze Formulation

Crafting your own Glaze: A Simplified Approach – Level 1(May Weekday Batch)

This course is open to anyone who wants to learn the basics of crafting their own glaze recipes, regardless of their prior experience or background in ceramics.

Glaze is a glass coating on ceramics which adds beauty, increases durability and makes a product fit for functional use. It is a mixture of minerals when mixed in different amounts with different components gives variable results and hence glaze recipes have always fascinated artists and ceramists across the globe. 

Making one's own glaze recipes help an artist to gain material knowledge and create a range of glaze colors/textures which might not be available commercially, drastically decreasing their cost of production.

This course is designed to introduce the fundamentals of glaze making process in a much simpler and easier form with access to Claystation’s glaze materials, kiln and lab space for experiments

 

The course is spread across 5 days including 7 sessions (every session 3 hours each) which will cover:

  1. Introduction components of glaze recipes
  2. Introduction to glaze colorants
  3. Introduction to basics of Glaze calculator tool with hands-on experience on the application.
    (Glaze calculator simplifies the process of calculating minerals in a recipe and increases a overall chance of getting a better recipe as compared to traditional manual glaze making processes)
  4. First hand experience in developing one’s own glaze recipe.
  5. Practical knowledge of handling and mixing minerals while making glaze recipes.
  6. Few Cone 6 test firings to understand the outcomes of their very own created glazes

NOTE: The main focus of the workshop is to introduce the fundamentals of making one’s own glazes. Fixing the defects of the glaze recipes will be covered at the upcoming next level of the workshop.

 

Session Dates :
8th May: 10:30AM - 5:30PM
10th May: 2:00PM - 5:00PM (Afternoon Session)
13th May : 10:30AM-1:30PM
14th May: 10:30AM-5:30PM
17th May : 10:30AM-1:30PM

 

 

ABOUT OUR INSTRUCTOR:

Meet Pragya, a multifaceted artist whose life has revolved around the captivating world of art. With an insatiable fascination for the beauty of details and aesthetics, she has explored various art forms, spanning from performing arts, film and photography to handmade crafts.

While her primary forte lies in the realms of photography and cinematography, Pragya's journey led her to discover the world of ceramics, and she hasn't looked back since.

Working with clay has brought her absolute childlike joy, and she firmly believes that it also provides a unique opportunity to deepen one's connection with oneself.

Through the medium of clay, Pragya continues to explore new dimensions of artistry and self-expression.

Instagram Handle : @pragyasingh04

 

 

 

Cancellation Policy

  1. Refund - 
  • Before 7 days ( 1st May ) - Full refund 
  • Before 2 days ( 6th May ) - 50 % refund 
  • Cancellation after ( 6th May ) - No refund
  • All the refunds will be processed within 15 working days from the day of cancellation

    2. Transfer - 
  • Transfer to another person - If a person is not able to attend the program for any personal reasons, they can transfer their slot to another person for the program they have registered for, and inform the studio at least 1 day before to add them in the group.
  • Transfer to another class - Transfer to an alternative class date is not possible once you register. You will need to cancel the registration for the existing program (Cancellation and refund policy will apply) and re-register for the new program

    3. Studio Closure:
  • If the studio is forced to close due to factors outside of our control such as severe weather conditions, or an infectious disease such as Covid-19, we will make an effort to reschedule the paused sessions. However we will not offer any refunds
  • Claystation reserves the right to cancel or change the schedule of classes. The participant will receive a full refund in the event of cancellation. However, if the classes are rescheduled, you can opt for shifting to the next batch/postponed date or take a refund.

 

We are located at  :  10, Temple tress row, S.T Bed, Cauvery Colony, Koramangala, Bengaluru

Google Maps :Claystation Bangalore

We are also on Instagram :Claystation Bangalore

MAY 8th, 10th, 13th,14th & 17th | timings as mentioned inside the link

weekdays

Number of sessions: 7

Instructor: Pragya Singh

Prerequisite: None

Venue: Claystation Studio Koramangala

Age: 16 and above

Fee: 7950 Rs.

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