Sat, Sep 11|
East Creek Art
Wood Firing For Beginners: 2 Days
Learn the basics of wood firing, and participate in pit and raku firings, too.
Time & Location
Sep 11, 2021, 10:00 AM – Sep 12, 2021, 2:00 PM
East Creek Art, 12251 SW East Creek Rd, Willamina, OR 97396, USA
About The Event
Beginning Woodfiring Workshop with Joe Robinson
10 people max. Indoor/Outdoor. Beginner friendly.
Making and instruction time: Sat Sept. 11 10:00a - Sunday Sept. 12 5:00p
Wood, pit and raku firing: Oct. 22-24
Unloading: Oct. 30
-25 lbs clay
-camping for workshop, firing, and unloading
-Wood Fired pizza dough and sauce, BYO toppings
-2 cubic feet wood firing (October 22-24 loading and firing dates)
-2 cubic feet raku firing (during wood firing)
-2 cubic feet pit firing (during wood firing)
-unloading on Saturday, Oct. 30 with optional Halloween party after.
Join Joe Robinson for two days of instruction and making in preparation for wood firing in our catenary arch wood kiln on October 22-24. Making techniques, clays, glazes, and special considerations will be covered. Each student will have the opportunity to fire 6 cubic feet of work at east creek, including 2 cf wood, 2 cf pit, and 2 cf raku. The pit and raku firings will take place during the wood firing in late October. The unloading takes place on the saturday before halloween- optional free camping and a halloween party after the unload.
On Saturday night Sept. 11 we’ll make personal wood fired pizzas. Camping and pizza dough/sauce are included, BYO toppings and beverages.
-Tiny Cabin stay
**Bunkhouse beds are for fully vaccinated people ONLY**
Includes clay, bisque firing, wood, pit, and raku firing, and camping.
A-Frame Cabin Booking
Private booking of the East Creek A-Frame cabin with 1 queen and pull out couch during the Sept. workshop
Tiny Cabin Booking
Private booking of 8x12' tiny cabin with full bed during the Sept. workshop
Bunkhouse bed booking
Twin bed in shared bunkhouse during the Sept. workshop. For vaccinated people only.