Location: Arthome.hk Studio, 19/F, Phase 2, Goodman Logistics Shatin Center, 6 Wong Chuk Yeung St, Fotan, Hong Kong.
Price: :
Target Year Groups: Y9 to Y13
Maximum number of students: 25
Approximate cost: HK$4,200
Outside Provider or Organisation: This is a NEW studio for 2019 in Fo Tan. Arthome.hk

Option Leader: Ms. Helen Palmer

EVERY PIECE OF POTTERY STARTS FROM A LUMP OF CLAY…

  • The studio is conveniently situated next to the bus stop, and is only 10 minutes away from the Sha Tin MTR station.
  • Largest pottery studio in the district (indoor area: 4000 sq feet plus a rooftop garden).
  • Well-equipped studio with a professional wheel room.

Course objectives:

  • To learn the knowledge, procedure and skills in making ceramics with wheel throwing and hand building
  • To develop the creativity and critical thinking skills through production and appreciation of ceramics works
  • To enhance whole person development of students

Content of Course:

  • Basic knowledge on ceramics material (clay and glaze)
  • Practical studies of clay work and creation of a set of ceramics artwork in functional and sculptural pottery
  • Basic knowledge on 3D form and texture effects in ceramics
  • Educational support in artistic idea and technique development in pottery making
  • Safety in ceramics workshop
  • All students can make more than 5 pieces of pottery artwork: 4” thrown pot, 5” hand built functional pot, 6” sculpture in ceramics. Each student can have a glaze fired 8-9 Litre of pottery work.

All the pottery artwork will be dried and fired after the course. Please note it takes about 4-5 week to complete the firing process.