One-day workshop "Copper mat" / Anke Derwort

One-day workshop "Copper mat" / Anke Derwort 

Thursday 28 March 2019 from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm 

And:

Friday 29 March 2019 from 10:00 am to 5.00 pm 

You come to us with biscuit fired workpieces and get acquainted with Copper mat.

We then fire in at least 4 kilns at the same time. Anke will explain and demonstrate the technique in detail, after that you can apply it yourself during this workshop.  

Learning the Copper mat technique is the most important on this day and not firing as much work as possible.

Costs for 1 day €110,-- incl. Lunch, incl. VAT.

Work pieces:

You can bring work up to a maximum of 6 for 1 day with a maximum of 10 x 10 cm and with a maximum height of 20 cm

  • You can also choose to test the technique on 1 of our vases for an expense of € 4,--
  • Clay with a lot of grog that's white baking has more options
  • Smoothly finished work usually brings better results
  • You will have less chance of fraction when using clay with a lot of grog ( 40% ), coarse grog grains ( 1 to 2 mm ), biscuit bakes 1000°C, regular wall thickness

Applying by email is prefered: ed@knopsclay.com

We require a deposit of € 25,-- a day, the remaining amount you can pay us during the workshop.
Upon cancellation, the deposit is considered cost for reservation.

    

From our shop

Microwave kiln, small

Microwave kiln, small

Microwave kiln, small.

Raku Firing in a microwave oven!

The useful space in the kiln is Ø 7 cm and 4 cm high.

Since the ovens are commonly used in glass fusing, we've added something to the article, i.e. an extra sturdy base made of insulating brick.

The ovens are ideal for small jewelry making and for example to make glaze-samples: www.microwave-hotpot.com

New kiln shelve 250x250x9mm

New kiln shelve 250x250x9mm

New kiln shelve 250x250x9mm
Sphinx Mulcorit max 1300 °C

Used kiln shelf 51,5x43,5x2 cm

Used kiln shelf 51,5x43,5x2 cm

Used kiln shelf 51.5x43.5x2 cm.

Cordierit.

Used but in very good condition!

Max 1300 ° C

Used kiln shelf with holes, uncut 58,5x40x1,5 cm

Used kiln shelf with holes, uncut 58,5x40x1,5 cm

Used kiln shelf with holes, uncut 58.5x40x1.5 cm.

Used but in very good condition!

Max 1300 ° C

- 30% (= 200 grams, = € 0.50) less gas consumption per firing 
- kiln 10% faster on temperature
- Much better heat distribution in the kiln
- Very shockproof

Of course these shelfs can also be used in an electric kiln.