What’s mobile Class:
Cambodian potters will come at your venue, home, school, Embassy,… with their art material. Potters will arrive 1 hour prior the time of your class to setup you temporary studio at your place. At the time of your booking, they will teach you their art during 1h45. When the class is finish they will pack back their material. Cleaning of your premises is not included in the package.
What’s the Experience:
You experience the making of Cambodian ceramics on a potter wheel during a pottery workshop your place — The ideal family and school activity. An expert artist demonstrates methods of creating pieces on the pottery wheel, then helps you shape your own bowl. In the second part of the workshop, the expert potter assists you to create Khmer – Cambodian designs with the proper carving tools. Your masterpiece will be ready for pick-up the next month, along with a potter’s diploma, after firing in a kiln overnight. It is a unique opportunity to interact within a local community.
What to Expect:
A very unique and genuine thing to do and a unique at home experience. You will learn to use a pottery wheel, and use Khmer carving tools to fashion Cambodian ceramics during a 1h45 workshop session. At your selected time, you’re coming at Khmer ceramics center, to the studio. There, a professional local artist demonstrates how to make Cambodian masterpieces. Under the expert eye of your instructor, have a go at the pottery wheel and mold a bowl from local clay. Once you’re satisfied with your piece, use can use a variety of special tools to add kbach (ornamentation) to your artwork. Your pottery will be fired in the kiln overnight and will be ready for pickup the following week, safely packed along with a potter’s diploma, so you can display your souvenir for your friends and family back home. If you prefer to have your pieces shipped home, it can be arranged at your own expense.
A “Cambodian Potter Diploma”
Booklet about basic potters technique
Pottery bowl (handmade by you)
All taxes, fees and handling charges
All art materials borrowing
Delivery 10Km around Phnom Penh or Siem Reap
Your place, Cambodia.
-Confirmation will be received at time of booking.
-Your piece(s) will be fired in a kiln during the week.
-In one month, your piece(s) will be available for pickup.
-If you prefer to have your pieces shipped to your home address it can be arranged, the cost will at your own expense.
-For a full refund, cancel at least 48 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
-Cancellation less than 48 hours in advance will not be refunded in any case.
-Cleaning of your premises.
-Delivery of the piece the next day.
-Cost of shipping your piece(s) to your home address.
-Food and drinks.
-Pick-up and drop-off.