Alternative Kilns and Firing Techniques:
A fun workshop filled with smoke, fire and fumes!
2.5 days: 11, 12 & 13 May 2017 –
Millstone Pottery, McGregor
offers you the opportunity of firing your pots using a variety of different
alternative kilns and techniques. Each one of these unique methods results in
spontaneous and dramatic effects on the work. Enjoy the beauty and magic of
these ancient techniques as you glaze, burnish, and fire. Six separate
low-temperature firings will be explored, including:
presenter: Tracey Duivestein
is suitable for professional & hobby potters, students and teachers.
materials: All ceramic pieces used should be brought with you. Bisque will
be available for sale if needed.
Cost: R2 500 per person,
includes all meals for the duration of the workshop. R1 000 deposit is required
are limited. To book, or for more information, please contact Nina on
023 625 1599, 072 544 2145 or
For accommodation enquiries, see www.tourismmcgregor.co.za
Other workshops at
Millstone Pottery in 2018:
29 June–1 July
Includes naked, horsehair, obvaru, copper fuming and traditional methods. Cost:
R2 500 (includes meals)
School Raku Workshop.
Cost: R2 800 (includes meals and accommodation)
Cost: R3 300 (includes meals)