Raku: Art and Alchemy at Middleport Pottery with Andy Mason
Saturday 9th July 2022
- Dramatic live Raku firings
- Create your own individual Raku from a selection of pots
- Apply glaze, then place into the kiln for the ‘live’ Raku firing
- Raku pots emerge from smouldering ashes with unique surface effects- metallic flashes, and rich deep colours
10am, 11am or 2pm start
Sessions last approx. 2 hrs and includes refreshments while your pot is firing.
Participants must be 7+ (under 16s must be accompanied by an adult)
£30pp - Limited spaces available – book online
Bio: Andy Mason, a potter with over 30 years of expertise, combines his individual techniques with the great tradition of Raku bringing his energy and enthusiasm to this fascinating activity; a blend of art, alchemy, and surprise.