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Rakuvaria 3 workshop

Rakuvaria 3 workshops 2016:

With this workshop we want to make you acquainted with, besides new developments in the raku technique, several separate firing techniques, which are described in Rakuvaria 3.

Day 1:

  • Create your own raku glazes.

  • How to influence the crackle effect.

  

  • Raku and energy saving.

2. Crocodile-skin technique

  • Mosaic effect

  • Two glazes over one other

  • Raku and crocodile skin glaze on 1 piece

Day 2

  • Milk technique

    

  • Flour soup technique

  • Smoke technique, clay on clay

Information about these workshops:

You come with biscuit fired work to us and we will show you different stoking techniques. We will stoke simultaneosly in 4 different kilns. Every different technique will be thoroughly explained and you will be able to put these in practice afterwards. Learning of techniques is most important on a workshop day and not the firing of as many works as possible

Costs for 1 day € 110,-- incl lunch.
Incl VAT.

Max. 15 persons.

Your own work:

  • You can bring max. 4 pieces with a maximum of 10 x 10 cm and with a maximum height of 20 cm
  • You can choose to test a technique on our vases for an expense of € 3,--
  • White clay with groghas more options
  • Smoothly finished work usually brings better results
  • PAY ATTENTION! Day 2: polished 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 900°C, regular wall thickness.

Applying by email is prefered: ed@knopsclay.com

Signing up for 1 day is also possible. ( STAAT NIET IN DE NL se VERSIE?? )

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.

We also have an apartment available for overnight accommodation. 

Best regards,

The rakuvaria team: Ine, Ed, Pieter, Sanjeevani, Irèsha

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Thermomètre laser jusqu'à 850 degrés Celsius

Thermomètre laser jusqu'à 850 degrés Celsius

Voulez-vous avoir plus de contrôle sur de la formation de craquelures à la cuisson du raku? Ensuite, ce thermomètre laser est un outil idéal. 

Vous prenez un pièce du four chaud. Vous mesurez la température avec le thermomètre laser et attendez que la température ait chuté à une certaine valeur.
Maintenant, vous le placez dans la sciure de bois et vous êtes assuré de craquelures pour le résultat final.

Egalement idéal avec, par exemple, les techniques d' enfumage, marquage avec du crin de cheval, etc.

Un tableau des températures est fourni avec cet article, avec des indications indiquant à quelles températures la formation de craquelures, les possibilités de marquage, etc.( écrit en anglais et néerlandais ).