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Unfortunately, with the ascent of industrialism, ceramics as a conventional art started to quickly vanish, especially in industrialized countries. By the start of the twentieth century, the greater part of the moderately scarcely any town expert potters who remained were living in China, Japan and different Third World nations. In the mid twentieth century, a youthful Englishman named Bernard Leach started to prepare under a Japanese ace potter.

Filter was conceived in the late nineteenth cours de poterie in Hong Kong, and spent his young grown-up a long time in Japan. In the wake of preparing for a long time, he and a youthful Japanese companion named Shoji Hamada set up a stoneware shop in England, where Leach Pottery still exists today. Filter resuscitated the art of stoneware as a work of art in England. He likewise went to the United States and began showing classes here, too.

In 1935, he encouraged a class at the Archie Bray Foundation, where he profoundly affected a few best in class American potters, for example, Warren MacKenzie and Val Cushing. Filter’s impact helped change the course of stoneware in America, resuscitating the workmanship and specialty of making and terminating earthen vessels.

Sorts of Clay

Mud is an inexhaustible material asset. While there are a wide range of kinds of dirt, potters just use muds that have a specific scope of properties. The absolute most significant properties of usable mud incorporate its capacity to be formed without splitting or breaking (this property is known as versatility);

Its capacity to be terminated to the temperatures important to change the crude earth into a clay material without twisting; and its capacity to be utilized to deliver repeatable outcomes with a similar treatment, so the potter can reliably create the products he needs.Dirt is shaped from decayed molten shake, and there are two significant classes: essential and optional.

Cours de poterie à l’Atelier l’île aux Artistes d’Arcachon, venez découvrir la magie du tournage à l’argile naturelle.

Les cours de Poterie sont ouverts à tous les amateurs débutants ou confirmés. La pratique du tour de potier ne demande pas une forte aptitude physique ni une grande souplesse des mains, la bonne position face au tour est plus importante. Le toucher de la terre, argile naturelle, est agréable, connu pour ses bienfaits curatifs. Il faut principalement de la persévérance, du ressenti et de l’écoute afin de rapidement développer les bons gestes.

On joue avec la terre, vous comprendrez son langage, sa texture, sa souplesse mais aussi sa fragilité afin de réaliser chaque étape du tournage avec succès, une pièce réussie procure énormément de satisfaction! François, potier d’Arcachon, travaille toutes les couleurs de terre à grès. Il saura vous accompagner pas à pas dans l’exécution de vos poteries.

Pour plus d’information, contactez François le potier au ou visitez sur notre site

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Tel: 07 83 14 24 64

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