Ready to Fire: Electric Kiln Maintenance & Repair Workshop
NOTE: This workshop has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It will be rescheduled when Claymakers reopens to students.
Ready to Fire: Electric Kiln Maintenance & Repair
Sunday, April 26, 9 am-2 pm
Instructor: Mac McCusker
Think you can’t fix kiln problems on your own? Think again! In this one-day workshop, instructor Mac McCusker will cover the basics of electric kiln maintenance and repairs. This workshop is perfect for potters with a home studio or teachers who maintain classroom kilns.
Participants will get an overview of kiln firing and maintenance best practices, followed by a hands-on session where participants will replace the elements, relays, thermocouple, and soft brick in one of Claymakers’ studio kilns. You’ll leave feeling empowered and confident in your kiln IQ!