Courses

…..otherwise, individual hours possible on beforehand agreement

What can you learn in our studio?
– Introduction to the basic ceramic techniques:
– Slab technique (mugs, trays, vases, flowerpots ….)
– Coil technique
– “3 kinds of clay” technique…..
– Basics of wheel throwing (centering, pulling up the sides, basic shaping; cylinder and spherical shapes)
– Advanced throwing on the potter’s wheel (mugs, plates, bowls, tea pots, lids …)
– Retouching and pre-bisque-firing modifications
– Simple form making
– Using forms
– Glazing and other decorative techniques used before bisque and final firing
– Molding (head, torso, abstract shapes….)
– Advancement and realization of individual creative activities, possibility of professional consultation

Programs:
„ A HEN PARTY, OR ELSE WHAT MRS. JONES FAILED TO CONVEY TO…” events

– This particular event is meant for dames and ladies, who lack the time to discus everything with their colleagues and friends properly and in detail during their work hours; and are of the opinion that it is possible to talk things over while creating something

Minimum attendance: 4 people
Maximum Attendance: 8 people

price / person / 2 x 60 minutes: ……….. 450,- Kč
(Included in the price are; materials, firing and a glass of wine or a cup of delicious tea.)

Conditions: minimum attendance must be filled.
Good humor, change of clothing (an apron, work clothes; anything you are not afraid to get dirty)

Date and time: necessary to settle in advance “the sooner the better” (evening hours also possible)

„CEMENTING THE TEAM SPIRIT WITH CLAY … SIMPLY THE RIGHT KIND OF DIRT” events
– This course is focused on company teambuilding. After work everybody needs to take a brake, get to know one another, … other kind of skills; manual, … and most of all imagination. It is a rare chance to create something unique for your work mate or a colleague sitting opposite you in the office, creating great atmosphere not discouraging you from being in the office on time; or something for your boss, simply because he/she lets you live most of the time.

Maximum attendance: 10 people or as otherwise agreed on
price / group / 2 x 60 min : ……….7 000,- Kč

Date and time: necessary to settle in advance “the sooner the better” (Usually Friday evenings or weekends)

Conditions:  Good humor, change of clothing (an apron, work clothes; anything you are not afraid to get dirty)

Comments:
– Small catering is possible for extra charge.
– More than 15 people may attend if the number and price are settled in advance.

„ A BIRTHDAY PARTY FOR THE WHOLE GANG, OR ELSE LEAVE UNCLE MCDONALD AT HOME” events
– Of course, there are many ways to celebrate such an extraordinary event. Such occasions may give you a huge stomach-ache, from all the hamburgers you have eaten, or an awful head-ache, while you unsuccessfully rake your memory to find the cause of such a misfortune. We offer a creative celebration presenting a unique chance to rehabilitate yourself in case of choosing an unseemly present by giving the toastee your creation; everything forgotten as long as you live or at least until the next celebration.

Minimum attendance: 5 children
Maximum attendance: 10 children
(Parents may chaperon if they so choose)

price / child / 2 x 45 minutes : …………………..300,- Kč

Date and time: needs to be arranged c. a month in advance.

Conditions:  Good humor, change of clothing (an apron, work clothes; anything you are not afraid to get dirty)

Comments:
– A “grownup” party is also possible ( price / grownup / 2 x 60 minutes: …………450,- Kč)
– Ceramic studio equipment available: kettle, refrigerator, freezer, cooking table.

“COURSES FOR CERAMIC JUNKIES, OR ELSE PLACEBO TREATMENT UNAVAILABLE”
– This course is aimed at those unable to survive without “ceramic treatment” at least once a week; … those having more ceramic and creative dreams than the saucy once … Attend a two-lesson course once a week (1 lesson/45 minutes); choose the day and time to your liking in the beginning of the semester.

Number of applicants: is adjusted to offer creative peace and space.

price / adult/ semester : …………………….5 400,- Kč
price / child / semester : …………………………4 050,- Kč

schedule:
I. semester begins in September, ends in January
II. semester begins in February, ends in June

Conditions:  Good humor, change of clothing (an apron, work clothes; anything you are not afraid to get dirty)

Courses „ ….FOR SOLITAIRES WHO TAIL TIME AND GOD KNOWS WHEN THEY WILL ARRIVE”
– These are meant for people unable to pinpoint the exact day and time of their attendance and announce their arrival by phone. Such attendance is irregular (different days, once a week, once a month, once in a while, etc.) depending only on the number of clients momentarily present in the studio and your time. Each course consists of 8 lessons. You may attend as many courses as you like in a regime we agree on beforehand.
– Can also be presented as a one-off present, a dream come true for those who want to “take a sniff” at ceramics making.

Number of applicants: is adjusted to offer creative peace and space.

price / adult / 8 lessons (1 lesson 45 minutes) : ……………………………..1200,- Kč
price / child / 8 lessons (1 lesson 45 minutes): …………………………….. 900,- Kč

Schedule: come anytime during the year

Conditions:  Good humor, change of clothing (an apron, work clothes; anything you are not afraid to get dirty)

!!!…drop your worries away from the studio, if you please!!!

….last but not least; courses „ ……FOR THE BASHFUL, HAVING THEIR OWN LOW SPIRITS OR ELSE HOME SWEET HOME, EVERYTHING IS EASIER THERE. ”

If you find “gapers” and what’s more; their “half-witted” and persistent advice to really do it some other way but your own, unnecessary while working, we hereby offer:
– Purchase of clay, one firing included
– Purchase of tools and instruments to help you in your creative work.
– Purchase of “brush on” glazes.
– We can also prepare a gift pack or a gift certificate worth 500,- Kč, 1000,- Kč or 2000,-Kč for your friends and relatives to please them sufficiently.