Raku Workshop

Firing outside in a Raku kiln

Firing outside in a Raku kiln

Raku Firing Workshop for Schools

This is a two hour glaze and firing workshop including entry to the museum (no tour).

Example schedule:

  • 10am Arrive and short introduction to raku firing.Glaze and decoration demonstration Students glaze a pre- thrown bisque fired bowl (see below)

  • 10.45am Load kiln with first pots and fire up

  • 11-11.30am Visit the Museum

  • 11.45 Watch kiln opening and sawdust reduction

  • Midday (approx.) –Finish

Please note: Due to the size of the raku kiln, each firing takes a maximum of 10pots so the first 10 will be fired during the workshop. The rest will be fired after and can be collected at the end of the day.

Cost:

  • £135 for group of up to 10 people + £5 per head (for each pre thrown bowl)

  • £165 for group of up to 20 people+ £5 per head (for each pre thrown bowl)

  • £20 Postage and packing (up to 20kg) for work sent on to the school