Slip Decoration Techniques On Surface
In this workshop, students will learn about colored slips and surface techniques, along with handforming. This class allows students to experiment with colored slips and other finishes, while also exploring finishing techniques and aesthetics in more depth.
One method of decorating pottery is to do slip paintings. Multiple colored slip can be applied to create pictures or designs on the damp or leather-hard clay surface. There are many different ways to use colored slip on the ceramic surface. Such as Sgrafitto, Slip Trailing, Burnishing, Aerographe or airbrush, Macho diffusion, Marble Decoration, Brushing, Combing, impressing, Wax resist, Mishima (Inlaying Scratching) and Paper stencil.
Zehra Cobali has received proficiency in Art Degree (PhD) from Marmara University in 1986 and full professor position in 1996 at theAnadolu University. She presented her work more than 100 national and International ,30 personal exhibitions in Turkey and abroad. Among the 10 awards won by the artist from State Ceramics Competitions , Award of Honour in Japan and in Korea. She participated many ceramic workshops and symposiums.
Cobanli has several works in permanent museum collections and private collections. Various public buildings contain her wall panels. She worked as a Head of ceramic Dept. Between 1998-2005, Dean of Faculty of Fine Arts between 2007-2013. She is member of International Ceramic Academy (IAC), International Ceramic Art, Education and Exchange Ass. (ISCAEE)