36) Ceramic Decorative Articles for ages 10 and above

Welcome to the wonderful world of clay. Bring your creativity to the fore. Experiment with shapes and colours. Make your own bracelets, key-chains and designer plates.

Class Outline

Class Outline

 

Day 1

Introduction to clay work.

Making keychains of your choice out of clay.

 

Day 2

Painting the keychains after firing.

Introduction to ceramic bracelets.

 

Day 3

Designing the ceramic bracelets using mini-modeling tools.

 

Day 4

Making colourful bracelets suiting your measurements.

Introduction to ceramic designer plates.

 

Day 5

Making plates using different techniques like image transfer, scraffito.

 

Day 6

Learning about underglazes and glazes and how to use them.

 

Day 7

Learning about new firing techniques.

Introduction to mosaic work.

 

Day 8

Mosaic from ceramic tiles.

Please note: VCUQatar reserves the right to cancel classes for which not enough participants are registered. Already paid fees will be refunded.

Please do not purchase materials until VCUQatar has sent final course confirmation.

Items to buy for this class

Flat synthetic bristle brushes - sizes 2 & 3

On occasions, there may be some more materials to be bought and brought in if and when advised by the instructor.

Where to buy your materials

Most of the materials are available from any art supply shop, for example:

  • Cass Art (Fire station): Community Classes students get a 15% discount upon presenting the registration ticket
  • Jarir Bookstore: on Rayyan Road or Salwa Road
  • Color Note: on Al Nasser Street
  • Ibn Al Qayyim: at Markhiya Roundabout
  • Al Rawnaq

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Terms & Conditions apply

Participants must buy their own materials

Start
Sat, 20 Oct, 2018
End
Sat, 8 Dec, 2018
Lessons
8
Days
Saturdays
Time
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location
VCUQatar, Room 252
Cost
QAR 1000

Instructor

Sangeeta Deepu

Sangeeta Deepu is a multi-faceted handicrafts professional with mastery in ceramics and leather works.

She is passionate about sharing her rewarding experience and is a dedicated teacher. Sangeeta has perfected her own unique method for making ceramic bracelets. She also make her own mosaics for decorative artwork for any space.

Sangeeta has been featured in the Gulf Times Community Sunday Conversation titled Cath’art’ic,  in the cover story Discovery via Creativity in the Qatar Tribune Supplement Chillout. Also in the Society magazine of the Gulf Times.