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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.

Upcoming Courses

August 2017

BIRD & ANIMAL MODELLING IN CLAY (EXTENDED WEEKEND)

August 31st at 18:30 to September 3rd at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
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*NEW* 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: £329 Non-residential: £233

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February 2018

RAKU POTTERY WORKSHOP

Sunday February 25, 2018 at 18:30 to Friday March 2, 2018 at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom
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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: £510 Non-residential: £354 inc. potter's Field Trips & admissions.

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