Introduction to Glazes



Saturday 16th July 10am – 4pm
+ results follow-up Sunday 24th July 2022 2pm – 3pm

Never mixed a glaze before? Don’t understand what a flux is? This workshop is for you.

Introduction to Glazes is for potters & ceramic artists who are at the beginning of their glazing journeys. The workshop will cover the fundamentals of glaze making, exploring key glaze ingredients, how these ingredients behave in a glaze composition & why the different components are needed to make the glaze work. Students will be taught how to mix glazes from scratch, choosing 3 recipes from our huge selection, to mix and test with.

The tests will all be fired, and then the group gets together again a week later to discuss the results and ask more questions.

Students will be supplied with all materials and equipment to make glazes, and some tiles for testing glazes.

Students are encouraged to bring some of their own bisqued STONEWARE work to glaze if they would like. Students are required to bring their own safety gear, such as respirators/face masks and enclosed shoes.

Workshop fee includes all materials & firings as well as lunch & refreshments (lunch provided for Saturday 16th).


TUTOR: Isaac Patmore

Isaac is a ceramic artist and educator with over 20 years experience in clay. In that time, Isaac has worked across a wide range of ceramic techniques and finishes – including wheel throwing, hand-building, slab work, slip casting, hump/slump moulds, decorating and glazing; and has taught across a diverse range of the community. Isaac is a self-confessed ‘Glaze Nerd’, as it’s an area of ceramics that is a particular favourite. His previous Glaze Workshops have sold out so get in quick!



If you are unable to attend your booked workshop please notify us as soon as possible on If we are able to find someone to take your place in the workshop you will be refunded 90% of the workshop fee. If we are unable to find someone to take your place in the workshop you will be refunded 50% of the workshop fee.

If you have already attended part of a workshop there is no refund given for the remaining time / sessions / days.

If the class or workshop is cancelled by MUDDLE Ceramics Workshop then you will be refunded in full.


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