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Chris Barnes (Pottery)

http://www.morvernpottery.co.uk
  • renowned professional potter from the Borders
  • specialises in Stoneware and Raku pots
  • widely exhibited
  • experienced teacher
Chris comes to Higham with the highest recommendations. His aim is to both inspire and encourage, whilst enabling individuals to fulfil their own potential to create their own pieces of both high quality and integrity. Combining both practical sessions alongside some demonstration and even short trips out to studios and galleries, a course with Chris is designed to help you achieve the best results possible.

October 2018

BIRD & ANIMAL MODELLING IN CLAY

October 8th at 18:30 to October 11th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Create lively sculptures using photographic reference material. Learn how to express movement, stillness, contrasts in texture and softness and enhance your work with details that evoke clarity. There will be a single firing at the end that can be collected later or sent on by carrier for a small fee. Students are encouraged to bring their own images/tablets, though this is not essential. Chris Barnes (E. Cumbria www.highamhall.com/chris-barnes) Residential: £344 Non-residential: £246 (includes firing)

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February 2019

RAKU POTTERY WORKSHOP

Sunday February 24, 2019 at 18:30 to Friday March 1, 2019 at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

Chris will help you to create your own pieces of Raku pottery and sculpture, and experience the excitement of Raku firing. With lectures, demos and discussion, also visit places of interest to potters: Blackwell Arts and Crafts House and a local gallery or studio. Chris Barnes (Cumbria www.highamhall.com/chris-barnes) Residential: £514 Non-residential: £359 inc. potter's Field Trip & admissions

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