Come get your hands dirty in this introductry workshop where you will learn how to make ceramic planters with Melbourne Ceramist Laureen Lansdown from Lavallier Emporium. Create either hanging or freestanding planters that can be used to make your own little garden paradise! You will learn basic hand building, pinch potting and slab construction, as well as a range of decoration techniques, to create 2 - 3 custom planters.
Note: At the end of the workshop, all your creations will be taken off for firing in Laureen’s kiln, and will be ready for collection from Work-Shop in 2-3 weeks (or as advised).
ABOUT LAUREEN LANSDOWN FROM LAVALLIER EMPORIUM
After studying at the Victorian College of the Arts and exhibiting in galleries throughout Melbourne, Laureen began to explore the tactile and structural qualities of ceramics. From this establishing a creative practice Lavallier Emporium producing functional homewares and jewellery. She uses the inspiration of decadence and natural forms to create functional homewares. Her wares are stocked throughout Australia and have been featured in magazines and used by food stylist throughout Australia. Laureen has also taught as a Secondary Art teacher and enjoys imparting her creative knowledge to others.
- learn how to make ceramic planters with Melbourne Ceramist Laureen Lansdown from Lavallier Emporium
- learn basic hand building, pinch potting and slab construction
- learn a range of decoration techniques,
- Everything you need to make 2-3 unique ceramic planters.
- Just yourself!
Wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty or bring an apron along!
Vendor since 2014
Work-Shop is a creative concept that will broaden your horizons and help you unleash your inner awesome. We provide affordable short courses in life skills and alternative art. We’ve teamed up with Australia’s brightest creative minds to share their knowledge and help teach you a new skill.
From printmaking and stencil art through to music and gardening. From life skills and personal development through to blending tea and parkour, we offer a broad range of fun and creative short courses to suit our time poor lives. We will inspire you to pick up that pen, paintbrush, hammer or sewing machine and flick the switch that will kickstart a whole new way of life.
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We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes, however, let’s face it… sometimes shit happens! Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.
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Work-Shop requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. If you miss this window, earn some extra karma points and give your ticket to one of your buddies. Email email@example.com to organise a refund.
We’ll do our darndest to run all scheduled classes. Most of our classes must have a minimum of 5 participants before we can put them on. In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.