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Day 16: Chai and the city residency

Since my last post when, I talk about my teapots, I manage to create another one. Sadly the spout broke but i am aiming to glue it on after firing. Then, I started making a few 'British' cups, chai cups and tea plates. My goal is to have my Indian inspired tea…
Myria Bandi
5th September 2017
Myria Bandi

Glazing

06/09/2017 Trying out my new glazes in the first tea cups I fired. First image: Wild Cherry Glaze Second/third image: Pink A boo Speckled Fourth/Fifth Image: Black Opal and Almond Blossom Sixth Image: Poppy fields   Poppy Fields Pink A boo Speckled Wild Cherry Almond Blossom Yellow Orange Black Opal…
Myria Bandi
5th September 2017
Myria Bandi

Stoke-on-trent trip

FRIDAY 1st of September. So on Friday 1st of September went at Stoke-on-Trent to buy some glazes! Arriving by train, I had to walk 40 minutes to get to Potclays. Walking through the river (probably Trent river) was an amazing experience. It made me think a lot about this ceramic…
Myria Bandi
5th September 2017
Myria Bandi

Chai and the city residency (Teapots)

Teapots Over the last week, I have been working quite a lot of hours to create more teapots and chai cups. It's been 8 days since I started the residency and I manage to create 5 teapots and a few cups. I use a technique called press molding. Although since…
Myria Bandi
29th August 2017
Myria Bandi

Day 4: Pickford’s house museum.

Thursday 24th of August 2017. Zahir (director of Artcore) and Ant (project coordinator of Artcore) took us (Clara, Jean, Ranjena and me) to Pickford's house museum to see the cabinet's where our work will feature and talk with the manager's there. Nonetheless, to say it was amazing! I have been meaning…
Myria Bandi
28th August 2017
Myria Bandi

Day 2: chai and the city

The second day was a bit stressful. I felt like I wasn't doing very well but I still proceed to try and make some tea cups. I started with making something on a wheel again. By watching lot's of youtube videos and reading a few books at the university of derby…
Myria Bandi
28th August 2017
Myria Bandi

First day at Artcore

Monday 21 of 2017. The first day at Artcore was so challenging. Meeting the other artists was lovely and seeing the studio was so exciting! I started immediately working with my clay and coiling. At first, i was really stressful and couldn't think clearly and that shows at my first…
Myria Bandi
27th August 2017
Myria Bandi

Chai and the city project

It's been already 1 week since i started the chai and the city project. A week before i started, i had so many ideas in my head and done so much research and felt so ready! Even if i knew the other artist were more exprerience in the field of…
Myria Bandi
27th August 2017