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EXPLORATION OF SURFACE FOR DRINKING VESSELS with CJ Jilek February 20 & 27 2021 , 4 –6 PM ET

Exploration of Surface for Drinking Vessels

with Cj Jilek
Virtual Two-Part Demonstration Workshop using the Zoom Platform
February 20 & 27 2021 | 4:00-6:00 p.m. ET 



Creating a form that sparks inspiration and conversation the sipping vessel is the perfect canvas for exploring surface.  In this workshop we will learn methods for creating and utilizing bisque hump molds & drape molds for slab building drinking vessels.  In addition to construction techniques, we will explore surface composition through texture and carving.  I will reveal my methods for creating my surfaces, tips for carving as well as ways to create your own texture tools. 


  • Participants must have the ZOOM video platform downloaded on a computer or phone. It’s easy! Download here.
  • Participants must have reliable internet access and a computer or phone with sound recording and web-cam capabilities to participate.
  • Once registered, students will receive a video meeting code along with simple ZOOM instructions.
  • Please see the suggested materials list here.
  • Features live demonstration and the ability to ask Daniel questions. Participants will have access via Zoom to viewing the recorded demonstration  for two weeks.
  • Workshop fees are non-refundable but are transferrable with a $25 transfer fee.