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Upcoming workshops

27 May 2017

Making little dishes

Come and relax for an afternoon in our bright airy studio... making little dishes. We will explore different clays and decorating techniques. This workshop is for anyone wanting to enjoy the experience of clay.
You will end up with a number of functional and decorative little dishes that you can use and treasure.
Includes all materials and afternoon tea. Work is ready one week after the workshop.


Date: 27th May 2017, 2pm to 5pm

Location: 27 Palmerston Road East, Ringwood 3134

Cost: $125

phone: (03) 9870 6939
email: ingrid@ingridtufts.com



20 May 2017

Business development for the Maker

In this workshop I provide you with the practical tools to get your fledgling, or established, pottery business on track!

Larn about pricing, creating a business plan and navigating the online world. A series of topics will be workshopped with participants using real life examples. The outcome is intended to be practical, with ideas, resources and strategies that participants can use in their own practice.

Northcote Pottery Supplies
142-144 Weston Street, Brunswick East 3057
info@northcotepotterysupplies.com.

Past Workshops

November 2016

A Porcelain White Christmas
...And now you can meet this wonder woman of porcelain powers at The Windsor Workshop making Christmas decorations and gifts for family and friends (or yourself if you are anything like us!)….

Sunday, November 27, 2016, 10am – 1pm
The Windsor Workshop Level 1, 115 Chapel Street
Windsor, VIC, 3181 Australia


June 2016

Stoneware Planters
Spend a wonderful afternoon making stoneware pots for plants (including hanging pots and saucers) - create an instant indoor garden or perhaps an outdoor oasis is just what your home needs…

Sunday, June 5, 2016, 10:00am – 1:00pm
The Windsor Workshop Level 1, 115 Chapel Street
Windsor, VIC, 3181 Australia


March 2016


Ceramic 4 Piece Tea Set with Ingrid Tufts
Make your very own 4 Piece Tea Set - you will make a coffee/tea beaker, sugar bowl and spoon and milk jug - your morning coffee will never taste so good!

Sunday, March 20, 2016, 10:00am 2:00pm
The Windsor Workshop Level 1, 115 Chapel Street
Windsor, VIC, 3181 Australia


December 2015

A Porcelain White Christmas

...And now you can meet this wonder woman of porcelain powers at The Windsor Workshop making Christmas decorations and gifts for family and friends (or yourself if you are anything like us!)….

Sunday, December 6, 2015, 10:00am 1:30pm
The Windsor Workshop Level 1, 115 Chapel Street Windsor,
VIC, 3181 Australia <br />


June 2015


Business and Concept Development for Creatives with Ingrid Tufts
sold out
Session 1: Business Development

In this session Ingrid gives you the practical tools to get your fledgling or established ceramics business on track. Learn about pricing, creating a business plan, approaching retailers and galleries, and navigating the online world. This is a practical workshop with real life examples, ideas, resources and strategies that participants can use in their own practice.

Session 2: Design Techniques and Concept Development for the Maker

In this session Ingrid will guide you through the design process of interpreting a brief for a client and for your own products. We’ll consider the process of developing a product from inspiration to the creation of prototypes with drawings, maquettes and computer modelling; to making and manufacturing. We’ll discuss function and aesthetics, materials and equipment, project costs and what to do when the whole design process goes awry!

When: Saturday June 20, 2015 from 10.00am – 4.00pm

Where: Pinky & Maurice Studios at 23 Gloria St, South Golden Beach, NSW

More info at the Pinky and Marice Website



May 2015

Business Development with Ingrid Tufts - now complete... look out for future dates!

In this two week course Ingrid Tufts will provide you with the practical tools to get your fledgling, or established, pottery business on track!

Time: 6:00pm – 8:30pm
Dates: 27 May and 03 June

Venue: Northcote Pottery Supplies
142-144 Weston Street, Brunswick East VIC 3057

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Design Techniques and Concept Development for the Maker - now complete... look out for future dates!

This workshop will show you how to incorporate various design techniques into your making practice.

Designed for studio potters this workshop is also relevant to makers of other objects.

Ingrid Tufts is a designer and maker producing a range of ceramic tableware from her Melbourne studio for cafes, restaurants, homeware designers and retailers.

Time: 6:00pm 8:30pm
Date: Monday 11 May

Venue: Northcote Pottery
142-144 Weston Street, Brunswick East

design week 2015

 

Custom Workshop Delivery

We can design and deliver custom workshops for small groups tailored to the needs of the participants.

 

 




ingrid@ingridtufts.com    +61 (0) 409 405 489    melbourne australia