Ceramics

2 weeks intense course

Learn basic ceramics methods including hand-pressed painted tiles, cut Geometric tiles, and Kiln firing method

Course Description:

The Ceramics course consists of two components of Tiles techniques. 1st Traditional Blue Kashi and 2nd Sat-Rangi technique. The Tiles component introduces ways in which geometry can be translated into physical form through the use of templates and tessellation. Techniques will include hand-pressing tiles from red clay, engobe, outlining, colour filling, glazing, and the firing process. In both techniques require students to learn basic chemistry of clay bodies, glazes, ceramic colours, and firing processes.

Dates and Timings:

Date: 24th March 2020 – 3rd April 2020

Monday to Friday

Class timings: 9:00 – 14:00

Workshop and studios stay open till 16:30 for self-study

Fee: Rs. 20,000.00 (includes clays, colours and glazes; doesn’t include course book

Tutor: Expert Tutor from The Prince’s Foundation School of Traditional Arts, London

Materials for students to bring:

HB-B pencils

Rubber, sharpener

Drawing boards around 20×30 inches

Printing and Tracing papers A4 and A3 (as per need in each week)

Colours water or pencils

Empty color palette ceramic/plastic

One handmade, two local brushes and finishing blade one set for each student from VM Shop.

Apron

Student Testimonials

Amazing Experience – excellent class – really like the way the teacher teaches

Fareeha Yousuf

The teachers and their knowledge is so great that anyone would want to come back-looking forward for more programmes, degrees and courses in traditional arts.

Memona Aly

Course was very comprehensive for 2 hours- tutor was excellent taught in a simple easy was- would like to see more of these courses – want to bring friends along- would like to take a course in ceramics as well as other traditional arts.

Shamama Hasany

The courses offered here are hardly available anywhere else with the acre and quality I got here-enjoyed how timely the course was taught and everything was perfectly managed

Hani Javed

Arts calms my corporate furore down- Highly satisfied more interested in evening classes because of my day job

Heba Moeen

Really nice to learn geometry skills in the easy way

Rubab Bashir

will recommend it to my friends to attend as it is different from other courses and very interesting- There should be more such courses which highlight more our culture

Sapna Jatoi

I have been waiting to learn this for so long for these courses- I would like more courses

Rakhsinda Arshad

Need more diploma courses-Need more time-informative

Safia Bilal