Porcelain hand building with Antoinette Badenhorst
"Translucent porcelain is possible if you understand the clay medium." - Antoinette
Learn how to use porcelain clay for your hand made projects. in this online porcelain class, Antoinette teaches potters how to make porcelain paper clay, how to add fibers to the clay, and how to use grog to control the movement of the clay.
The pinching skills that you will learn, will show you how to "see" with your fingertips. You will learn about mold making, slab building, patching, coiling, tool and die making and will be stimulated with the use of spriggs as decoration. You should be able to do extruding without the use of an extruder and will see how easy it is to make your own collectors porcelain bottles.
Carving and altering of clay will be easy to follow with the detailed videos and the PDF review documents will enhance the learning.
Design as well as glazing and firing are all included in this experience with porcelain.