Ceramics courses

PERMANENT STUDIO
Ceramics Tuesdays (starting on 10 September)
From 5 pm to 7 pm
Each Tuesday, we welcome people interested in ceramics to the Kumu Clay Club. Under the guidance of the ceramist Jarõna Ilo, we will experiment with various techniques and forms.
Price: €20/lesson

COURSES
Wrung and Twisted Goblets
Takes place on 19.09 and 26.09
From 5 pm to 7 pm
A two-part ceramics course, teaching you to create eye-catching goblets from clay sheets, using various cuts and forms. The goblets will be glazed in a colour of your preference under the supervision of Jarõna Ilo, the master of the Kumu ceramics studio. The twisted and hewn stems of the goblets will be inspired by the abstract sculptures of Maire Männik, an Estonian artist who lived in Paris.
The course is held in Estonian, but English translation is possible.
Instructor: Jarõna Ilo
Price: €40

Plant Prints on Mugs and Saucers
Takes place on 17.10 and 24.10
From 5 pm to 7 pm
In this two-part ceramics course, we will make coffee or tea cups with saucers and decorate them with nature motifs. For decorations, we will use plant material available in early autumn, such as leaves, stalks, twigs and flowers. The dishes will be glazed in a colour of your preference under the supervision of Jarõna Ilo, the master of the Kumu ceramics studio.
All supplies will be provided to you, but you may also bring stuff from your own garden.
The course is held in Estonian, but English translation is possible.
Instructor: Jarõna Ilo
Price: €40

Japanese Nerikomi Sushi Set
Takes place on 14.11 and 21.11
From 5 pm to 7 pm
Nerikomi is a Japanese technique of combining coloured clay slabs. In the two-part ceramic course, we will cut thin plates from colourful stacked clay and shape these into sets of dishes. The sushi dishes will be glazed in a colour of your preference under the supervision of Jarõna Ilo, the master of the Kumu ceramics studio. In the case of the nerikomi technique, the decorated surface is visible both on the inside and the outside of the object.
The course is held in Estonian, but English translation is possible.
Instructor: Jarõna Ilo
Price: €40

White Porcelain: Christmas Gifts for Loved Ones
Takes place on 05.12 and 12.12
From 5 pm to 7 pm
In the two-part ceramics course, we will make practical dishes or pieces of jewellery from white porcelain mass to give to friends or family members. Some ideas for Christmas presents are candle holders, jewellery boxes and sets of jewellery. The course consists of hand modelling and glazing. After firing and glazing, the objects will be snow white.
The course is taught by Jarõna Ilo, the master of the Kumu ceramics studio.
The course is held in Estonian, but English translation is possible.

Instructor: Jarõna Ilo
Price: €40

Additional information and registration:
kumustuudiod@ekm.ee
Tel +372 5199 7615