December 19, 2014

Raku & You

Event Date/Time

Oct 1, 2013
5:30 pm until 8:30 pm

Description

Raku & You

Raku is a centuries old pottery glazing and firing process. The technique produces a lustrous, often metallic, finish. Raku & You is an evening devoted to this ancient process. Attendees choose from a number of bisque fired pots and are given a brief history of Raku while glazing their pot in a simple or extravagant manner. While the outdoor kiln heats up to the correct temperature; attendees enjoy a picnic-style meal. Then the fun begins as red hot pottery is plunged into metal containers filled with combustible material. The containers are lidded and the pots rest for a few moments before being quickly cooled with water. The results are spectacular and everyone is invited back into the studio to view each piece. Everyone goes home with their very own Raku masterpiece.

Cost $45 includes all supplies and dinner
Location

Center for the Arts Bonita Springs
26100 Old 41 Rd
Bonita Springs, FL
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Additional Information
Phone239-495-8989
Contact namePatrice Shields
Contact emailpatrices@artinusa.com
Websitehttp://www.artcenterbonita.org

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