Casting Workshop with Phil Cuttance

part of Make! A Season of Contemporary Craft

Phil Cuttance casting workshops showing jesmonite vases

Cast your own Jesmonite stone vase with designer/maker Phil Cuttance.

Phil Cuttance leads this series of hands-on workshops, with his cool, contemporary take on an age-old craft. Participants select the shape of their vase, assemble their own moulds and experiment with style and colour before casting their very own Jesmonite vase.

 

  • All materials are provided
  • No experience required
  • Workshop duration: 2 hours
  • Maximum capacity: 14
  • This workshop has an age restriction of 16+. Participants below the age of 15 must be accompanied by an adult

About the maker

Phil Cuttance is a London-based designer/maker from New Zealand.

He's interested in methods of making which endow his objects with visual clues as to how they are made. Their complex forms and sharp lines mean it is sometimes assumed they have been made using CAD software, CNC machining, or 3D printing, but closer inspection reveals that they are all handmade. Often tiny imperfections, a result of the processes by which they are made, give this away.

Learn more here.

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