Manohar Lal and Aasha Ram are coming to Australia
We have closed our travel fundraiser, a big thanks to all who have contributed.
We came close to reaching to the estimated $3000 ( actual $3004) needed for the visas and flights, that being $2710, a great outcome from our crosshatched fundraising approach.
The Following are some exciting options on how to engage with the Crosshatched team
All our matka have sold however if you would like one they can be ordered now
$65 each, the perfect sustainable way to cool water. contact details below.
You could create your own Stacked sculpture.
For pre purchasing now to collect late April 2019
The elements,(based on the matka form but stackable) will be created in terracotta and woodfired to 1100 degrees c when the potters are here in April.
There are a few options and combinations.
A half day family workshop $550 at Tallarook (dates below)
2 small 2 medium and 1 large element,
making little pots to keep assisted by one of the potters on their traditional wheels.
You could purchase individual Stack elements
there will be 3 sizes small medium large
terracotta with woodfiring markings $75 $90 $110
decorated either by you ( includes workshop assistance)
or the Crosshatched team. $100 $120 $140
Painting workshops Tallarook 21st April ( Easter Sunday)
and 23rd April
bookings firstname.lastname@example.org or call on 0414015460
In Melbourne generously hosted by Mercator Ceramic School Abbotsford
Workshops with a focus being decorating a large water pot made by the potters.
A morning session 10- 12.30 for families will also include an opportunity for children to make a small pot assisted by one of the potters on their manual wheels. $100 per family maximum 8
An afternoon session 1-3.30 for individuals will also include demonstrating how the waterpots pots are made as well as the opportunity to have a go on the manual wheels. $100 each maximum 12 participants
The pots will be fired for you to collect and treasure.
Evening 9th April 6-8pm at SlowClay Collingwood and opportunity to meet Manohar Lal and Aasha Ram for a relaxed evening of demonstrations, conversation Indian snacks and beer
A big thanks to Slowclay for hosting this event.
Confirmed workshop are 6th 7th April ArtPlay fully booked
13th and 14th April at the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery as part of the
Children’s Earth Time Festival drop in and make a little pot and take it home.
Moonah Arts Centre
Ages 6 – 12 fully booked
Make a small pot on a traditional pottery wheel and decorate a small bowl made by the potters. To be collected after they have been fired.
An evening with Crosshatched 6pm - 8.30
Monday is now fully booked. Tuesday 16th still has a few places