Clay Ventures

Ceramic classes and workshops with Kairava

Come and join me in my Studio. All levels and ages are very welcome. Come along and enjoy your creativity and the company of fellow students. Have fun playing with clay!

Kairava Gullatz

Kairava, who will be teaching pottery and clay sculpting techniques, has been tutoring ceramic classes at CEAC, Artstation and Studio One for the last 17 years. Her career includes 40 years of creating functional as well as sculptural ceramics.

"As a tutor I am looking forward to meeting you and sharing what I know about the ‘magic material’ clay."

Weekend Workshops

An opportunity to enjoy your creative expression in clay.

Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th July
10am - 3pm or Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th August 10am-3pm
All levels Fee: $ 280

This is an opportunity to enjoy your creative expression in clay.

Make the unique mugs, bowls, dishes, vessels or even small sculptures you always wanted!

There will be demonstrations throughout the weekend, supporting students to explore a wide range of sculpting and pottery techniques. This includes hand building and throwing on a pottery wheel. There are 3 wheels waiting for you. I have broken in the beasts, so you will have a safe ride. All works can be decorated with carvings, 3D-adornments and/or slip colours. Firings and glazing in a clear or matte glaze are done by Kairava after the class over the next couple of weeks.
All levels

Booking

Fees include clay, firing and glazing.
Please bring meals and wear old and warm clothing
How to book: Call Kairava on 09 8128 975 (home) or 021-0304 814 (mob) or send an email to: kairavaceramics@gmail.com

PAYMENT OPTIONS
Internet banking:
Transfer course fee to ASB

Acc No. 12-3100-0198046-000

Class fees are refunded in case there are not enough participants In case of cancellations refunds are paid only
up until 4 days prior to start, a booking fee of $40 applies in this case. By paying your class fee you agree to these conditions.

Term Classes

Come along and enjoy your creativity and the company of fellow students.

Term Classes (4 weeks)

Come along and enjoy your creativity and the company of fellow students. The focus of teaching is tailored to suit attending students. Both wheel and hand building techniques will be demonstrated repeatedly. Part of the course is learning about options for surface decoration like carvings, 3D-add ons and slip colours. On our last day we will glaze all works which was made over the previous weeks (about 6 different glazes to choose from) and learn how to stack a kiln. All levels.

Dates & Titles

Tuesday Evening 6-9pm, 4 weeks, starting 1st September

CERAMIC VENTURES no.902 Focus is tailored to suit attending students, both wheel and handbuilding, all levels.

Booking Term Classes

Please wear warm, old clothing.
How to book:
Call Kairava on 021-0304 814
or send an email to: kairavaceramics@gmail.com

PAYMENT
Your payment secures your space
Internet banking:

ASB Acc No.: 12-3100-0198046-00

Please use class number and your name as a reference
In case of cancellations refunds are paid only up until 4 days prior to start, a booking fee of $20 applies in this case.

With your payment you agree to these conditions.

CERAMIC CLASS FOR ADVENTURERS Tailored to suit you…

My studio becomes your extended classroom.

For Beginner and advanced students

I am looking forward to support you on your creative journey partnering up with the soft material clay. We follow your conduct and fall back on my experience. -Bring friends to share costs for tutored hours-. You can choose a theme for inspiration. For example slip casting, clay sculpture, throwing pots or handbuilding unique vessels. This is an option for a one day only experience as well as for your preferred number of hours per day over several weeks.

For your whanau

Spend time with your friends and loved ones while learning new skills in a playful way. Talk to Kairava about choices for inspiration. Images from previous works done by students are available.

For creative souls who would like to celebrate a special occasion –up to 10 participants–Come along for birthday parties, team building, hen parties… Talk to Kairava about choices for a Theme.

For Teachers or Homeschooling

My studio becomes your extended classroom.
Teachers can learn how to apply the freshly learnt handbuilding techniques at school. The clay works which was made at school by the children can be fired at Kairava’s Studio for a fee. See firing services.

Parents who are homeschooling are invited to choose a theme and bring the young artists to learn under Kairava’s guidance.

Booking

Get a quote for costs including clay, firing and glazing.
Please bring meals and wear warm, old clothing.

How to book and enquire:

Call Kairava at 09 812975 (home), 021-0304 814 (mob)
or send an email to: kairavaceramics@gmail.com

PAYMENT

Your payment secures your space

Internet banking:

ASB Acc No.: 12-3100-0198046-00

Use your name as a reference
In case of cancellations refunds are paid only up until
4 days prior to start, a booking fee of $20 applies in this case
By making your payment you agree to these conditions.

Kairava's Clay Studio

Come and join me in my Henderson Studio. All levels and ages are very welcome. An opportunity to enjoy your creative expression in clay.

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