Pottery and Raku firing in the Cevennes, South of France

Live a creative experience through the use of clay and the technique of Raku!

Location : Anduze

Dates : July / August

Duration : 5 days

Tariff : 345,00 €

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Programme:
Raku is a firing technique originating from Japan which is linked to the tea making ceremony. In its modern version, it is accessible to a beginner who can quickly acquire a degree of autonomy in the firing of his or her pots.
During the 5-day course, you will make earthenware pots, enamel and fire them Raku style.
You will take your creations home.

Timetable:
- Monday: 15 h 30 to 18 h: shaping raw earth
- Tuesday: 9: 30 am to 12 pm continuation and free workshop in the afternoon.
- Wednesday: 9 h 30 to 12 h: shaping and finishes and then baking in the oven
- Thursday: enamel from 3 pm to ...
- Friday: Raku firings from 9 am ... (maximum 16 h 30).

Place: The workshop takes place in an old “Mas” in the beautiful region of the Southern Cevennes, at 12 km from Anduze.
At an altitude of 420m, the Mas is in the middle of a natural circus wooded with chestnut and oak trees, dominating a succession of typical Cevennes valleys (The view is breathtaking).

Dates in 2018:

18 - 22 June

25 - 29 June

9 - 13 July

16 - 20 July

23 - 27 July

30 July - 3 August

6 - 10 August

13 - 17 August

20 - 24 August

17 - 21 September

Duration: 5 days

Accommodation: The Mas offers Ecogîtes built with stone and chestnut wood. You can choose between cottages from 1 to 8 persons with private entrance.
A quote can be offered to you according to your request.

Cost: 345 € for 5 sessions (2h30 each session) + Raku firing time and membership fees.

Good to know:
On-site and upon request, you can benefit from a naturopathic consultation and massages (Shiatsu, Reflexology, Thai Massage and Californian).

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