• Kiln Building Workshop

    This summer Martin Tagseth and Robin DuPont will combine their kiln building and wood firing experience to lead a two week anagama kiln building workshop in British Columbia’s Slocan Valley beginning July 21st.

    With a focus on hands on construction experience, this intensive workshop with also include discussions of kiln design and atmospheric firing techniques. Students are invited to bring bisque-ware to partake in the inaugural firing immediately following construction of the kiln.

    Schedule
    (Dates may be adjusted to accommodate kiln construction and firing times)
    July 20th Welcome BBQ
    July 21st – 27th Kiln Building Workshop
    July 28th – Aug 3rd Kiln Firing
    Aug 9-10th Kiln Unloading

    Course Fee
    Workshop Fee is $495 (does not include housing or meals).
    Firing Fee $100 (Students must bring bisque-ware).

    Location
    This workshop will take place at the home & studio of Robin DuPont in the Slocan Valley, near Winlaw B.C. This beautiful winding river valley is known for its creative culture and offers visitors pristine beaches, wildlife sanctuaries, world class recreational opportunities and breath taking scenery.

    Other Information
    • Class size is limited. Space will be reserved on a first come basis upon receipt of non-refundable $100 deposit. Balance of workshop fee is due two weeks prior to course start date.
    • Accommodations and Meals are not included in the course fee. Please visit www.slocanvalleyrailtrail.ca for a list of campsites, B&B and other nearby accommodations and amenities.

    Registration
    Call 250-226-6964 or email Kiln Building_Postcard