Explore the various properties of porcelain in this 7 week course.
A Conversation with Porcelain is a 7 week course led by Yung Cheuk Chung.
During the course, students will explore the properties of porcelain – whiteness, translucency and elasticity using a set of basic handbuilding techniques (pinching, slab building, coiling and press moulding) and glazing techniques.
Students will be guided through making process with porcelain and remedies to solve common problems when working with porcelain. Experimentation will be encouraged and will take up the greater degree of this course, the outcome of your work will be driven by the result of test pieces created during the first half of the course.
This course will cover:
- Making process using porcelain
- Pinching, slab building, coiling and press moulding
- Glazing techniques