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Learn to Make Your Own Mosaic Tile!

March 9 @ 5:30 pm - March 30 @ 8:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 5:30pm on Thursday, repeating until March 30, 2017

| $440

Santa Theresa’s Beginner’s Tile Making Workshop is designed as a perfect introduction to Santa Theresa-style tile making.  It covers all the basics of cutting, glazing and firing clay into individual shaped, decorated tiles.

All materials, instruction and firings are included. Each student shall receive a basic set of tools, i.e., cutting, cleaning and glazing (brushes) tools; enough clay for approximately 3 square feet of tile; 6- four ounce colored glazes; and,  2- two ounce detail bottles to take home.

There are three lectures in this beginner’s tile making workshop that cover the basic properties of:

1 – clay bodies
2 – glazes
3 – basic firing principles and kiln loading

No art experience is necessary. This course teaches how to make ceramic tile and is designed to help students develop a facility with the materials so they can go on to create their own tile mosaic masterpieces using tiles they make themselves.

4 Thursday evenings 5:30pm to 8:30pm–

March 9th, 16th ,23rd, 30th
Total Workshop Time: 12 hours of instruction with 4.5 hours of additional studio time

$440.00 total


Details

Start:
March 9 @ 5:30 pm
End:
March 30 @ 8:30 pm
Cost:
$440
Website:
http://santatheresatileworks.com/product/beginners-tile-making-workshop-march-2017/

Venue

Santa Theresa Tile Works
440 N. 6th Ave.
Tucson, AZ 85705 United States
Phone:
(520) 623-8640