The following is a list of work that will be covered Lustre Workshop details. Day 1. Investigation of the nature of lustres Comparison of the effects of base glazes on lustres Preparation of surfaces for lustres Methods of application of lustres Care of brushes etc H&S and lustres Preparation of individual lustre palettes by participants Firing of lustre palettes
Day 2. Discussion of the results of the firing tests Examination of application and firing defects Demonstration and hands on of techniques. Eg: resists, textures, pen work Firing techniques and tips Layering of lustres by applying a second layer to complete lustre palettes Demonstration of typical working techniques (small platter/tile showing how surface effects are achieved in personal work) Design techniques and starting points.