5 day intensive Malcolm Greenwood
Elevate your wheelthrowing skills and learn how to make a living from your ceramics
- Starts 7 Feb 2024Starts 7 Feb 2024
- 1,250 Australian dollars$1,250
- Soul Clay Studios
Master potter Malcolm Greenwood 5 Day Summer Intensive 7-11 February 2024 About this event Soul Clay Studios is honoured to host master potter, Malcolm Greenwood for this exclusive 5 day intensive workshop on the South Coast! Learn and discuss techniques that will inform, instruct, challenge and transform your pottery practice forever! Over 5 full days Malcolm will lead us through: • production throwing & trimming for efficiency and consistency • Japanese method of throwing with minimal water and off the hump • how to make your own tools (wooden ribs, trimming tools, tonbos, etc.) • slab rolling without a slab roller • press moulding • spiral wedging • plus, in-depth discussions on developing efficiency, flow & tempo of your studio, glazing and how to make a living from your work The program includes: • five full days of tuition (9am - 5pm) • 'Dinner in Conversation' event • Welcome kit • Materials for making your own tools • 2 bags of clay per person • Morning & afternoon tea each day Prerequistes This is an advanced wheelthrowing workshop. There is an expectation that participants will have a minimum of two years wheelthrowing experience and can independently centre at least 3 kilos of clay. About Malcolm Greenwood Malcolm has over 47 years of working with clay. A journey which began by studying with Japanese master potter Makoto Yabe and continues today with Malcolm making his living entirely from selling his work. Malcolm creates handmade pieces for leading restaurants and galleries across Australia and internationally. Much of Malcolm’s time is now dedicated to producing custom designed and made tableware to hotels, restaurants and cafes throughout Australia, including Quay, Southern Ocean Lodge, Longitude 131, Capella Lodge, The Bentley Restaurant and Bar, Monopole, Yellow, Masuya Group, Single Origin Roasters, Patricia’s Coffee Brewers, Ormeggio, Bennelong, Bathers Pavilion, Nomad, Firedoor,. Malcolm Greenwood’s work has been featured in most of Australia’s leading design and style magazines, food magazines and in the books of several of Australia’s leading chefs. Refund policy Greater than 30 days to the event Refund of the ticket value less Square transaction fees is available on written notification Within 30 days of the event Refund will only be authorised if we are able to fill your seat with another participant. If the original participant is unable to attend
Please contact us to reschedule your session at least 3 days in advance. For all extentuating circumstances please call us to discuss.
51 Rowlins Road, Gerringong NSW, Australia