HOLIDAY ART WORKSHOPS
Gaia Ceramics and Stella Rokkou are happy to invite you and your friends, to a unique experience of an art holiday in the beautiful city of Kavala in Greece. To find out more about our city, visit the official site of Public Benefit Organisation of Kavala here:
Unravel your artistic expression through one of these ceramics seminars, specially designed for beginners, while spending your holidays in one of the most beautiful cities of northern Greece.
Gaia’s studio is located in the old town, surrounded by the old walls of the castle and overlooking the Aegean sea, providing an exquisite space for both relaxation and creation.
It is an excellent chance to get to know clay as a material and a means of art expression.
You will have the opportunity to create your very own ceramic objects, learn and work with various techniques for handmade or pottery wheel objects.
Five days, five hours a day of training and creation, a tour of the old town as well as an archeological tour of the nearby ancient city of Philippi, a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Explore the dynamic city of Kavala during your free time, which offers a variety of traditonal tavernas, trendy bars, bakeries and a shopping district. Situated on the Mediterranean coast, there are many beautiful sandy beaches in Kavala with crystal clear waters, both within walking and driving distance.
Each course includes:
- Familiarising with clay and creating the first object
- Creating an object using the coil technique
- Decoration with insert, sgraffito
- Slips and engobes techniques
- Slab techniques
- Pottery wheel
- Bisque Firing (980°C)
- Underglaze coloring and painting
- Glazes and second firing (1020°C)
The daily program starts at 11:00 until 16:00.
Beverages and snacks will be offered during the program.
The workshop is limited up to 8 participants and minimum 4.
To book a full course or a shorter one, please inform us about the dates you are interested in, with a chat message, or an e-mail or call us in +30 906992329.