Monday, June 3, 2019

The Basics and Beyond: Soft Slab Handbuilding with Liz Zlot Summerfield

The Basics and Beyond: Soft Slab Handbuilding with Liz Zlot Summerfield

Date & Time: July 13, 2019. 9:30am-4pm

Location: Liz’s Studio. Bakersville, North Carolina

Cost: $200

Space limited to 6 participants (minimum of 3)

This workshop intends to demystify working with soft slabs and paper patterns, and offers the essential components to creating unique slab built pots. Demonstrations range from simple functional forms and expand to more complex forms including lids, feet, and spouts.

There will be extensive discussion and demonstration on surface treatment using terra sigillata and underglazes. Students will learn how to make terra sigillata and have the opportunity to purchase small batches to take home.

The format of this workshop is demonstration and discussion. Hands-on exercises will be sprinkled in throughout the day. Exercises may include pattern making, slip trailing, and making and using terra sigillata.

How To Register

Please email the following information to



Phone Number

Send full payment to

Liz Summerfield
810 Water St
Bakersville, NC 28705

*Cancellation policy-No refunds. If I can fill your spot than I will refund 100% of your payment.

You will receive a confirmation email that you are officially enrolled once payment is received.

A materials list, accommodations recommendations, and directions will be sent prior to the workshop.

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