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CREATIVE PLATTER AND BOWL MAKING WORKSHOP BY SHALAN DERE

We are conducting a Creative Platter and Bowl Making Workshop by Shalan Dere, on Saturday, 16th December 2017 from 10.30 am to 5.30 pm at Space 118, 118, Wadi Bunder Road, Opp. Copper Castle bldg., Near St. Mary’s School, Mazagaon, Mumbai-400010. For directions kindly see our website – http://www.space118.com/contact/

ABOUT SHALAN DERE
Shalan Dere is an accomplished ceramic artist with over 15 years of experience. She holds a B.Sc. in Chemistry and Botany, and has completed her Masters in Business Management from Jamnalal Bajaj Institute of Management Studies in 1968. Shalan managed a small scale industry until 2000, after which she took up studio ceramics as a full time profession. Mrs. Dere has designed and executed specially commissioned murals, exhibited figurines large and small, thrown vases, made tableware and even built ceramic furniture. Apart from her own gallery, she has had many successful shows in the past years in Mumbai and other cities of India. According to Mrs. Dere, working with clay is akin to meditating, a great stress buster and also helps in honing one’s creative expression.

WHAT WILL BE TAUGHT
A very unique and decorative terracotta bowls and platters using slab, coil and pinching method.
In order to make them usable, the participants will need to fire them. Firing is available at an extra cost of Rs. 350/- per piece. The pieces could later be collected directly from the Instructor’s studio.

WHAT YOU NEED TO PAY
The fees for this workshop are Rs.3000/- inclusive of GST and all the materials.

WHAT YOU NEED TO GET
• Rag
• Wooden stamps or anything to create a texture on clay (if possible)

WHO SHOULD ATTEND
Open to all from the age 15 years and above.
Tea and light refreshments will be served.
Since we have limited seats we will confirm your spot only after receiving the payment for this workshop by 13th December, 2017.

For registration information please call – 9820098755 or email -space118studios@gmail.com