Magpie Pottery offers a 2-hour image transfer workshop on Laser-Toner Decals for the ceramic surface. Students will learn all phases of the image transfer process;
- what images work best
- what kind of printer is needed
- what kind of decal paper is necessary for ceramic firing.
- how to apply the decals
- what glazes work best
- how to fired the decals
Working with porcelain tiles, students will also be able to work with their own images and create a collaged tile that can be fired and shipped home. Students are encouraged to e-mail images that they want to work with to Magpie Pottery prior to the workshop. These will be turned into decals that can be collaged onto the tile. The workshop rate includes one page of decals, all information handouts, and the firing of one tile. Shipping costs of student work will be added as rates vary according to zip codes.
2-hour workshop, $150/person, max 4 students. 10% off when you sign up with a friend.
Maggie Mae Beyeler is well-known for her ceramic work, most especially her porcelain tableware which features laser-toner decals. A studio potter and teacher for 20 years, she holds a Masters Degree in ceramics from the University of Colorado. Maggie is published in numerous ceramic magazines and books, including the popular 500 series by Lark Publishing.