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Raku & You

Date/Time

Oct 1, 2013
05:30 PM until 08:30 PM

Description

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

View map Center for the Arts Bonita Springs
26100 Old 41 Rd
Bonita Springs, FL

Additional Information

Phone

239-495-8989

Contact name

Patrice Shields

Contact email

patrices@artinusa.com

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