“The meaning of sacrifice and sweat which involves the clay during the creation process is a precious raw-material. Become the clay you knead and reveal yourself. Discover your personality and let yourself enlighten!" (Hideko Honma)
Choose one of the activities offered and get to know the Ceramics world in its excellence. Join and take the opportunity to knead your own clay and finish your object, applying enamels produced from the ashes of banana pruning, bamboo, coconut trees, grass and rice straw, all burnt at 1300o C.
The teaching is based on the discipline of doing and repeating. The techniques and methods applied are those assimilated in Japan, with the systematic use of electric wheel and varied tooling.
• Mondays - 2:00 to 5:00 pm
• Mondays - 6:00 to 9:00 pm
• Wednesdays - 9:00 to 12:00 am
Electric Wheel Introduction
A course developed by the potter Hideko Honma, it counts on its face-to-face orientation once a month. In the other weeks, teatcher assistant Tatiane Kawata will give the necessary guidance for the repetition of the exercises. It is aimed at the beginner student and has as purpose the corporal awareness of the technique of centralizing the clay, allowing the execution of pieces with weight and measure.
• Wednesdays - 2:00 to 5:00 pm