Electric Kiln Firing Workshop

Fri, Aug 10, 2018 7:00 PM to Sun, Aug 12, 2018 2:00 PM

Members, if you want to fire any of the electric kilns at the AGB, you need to take this workshop that takes place over 3 days. Cost: $40

Friday, August 10, 7-9ish pm

  • load kilns, both bisque and glaze
  • program kilns to fire

Saturday, August 11, 9am -4pm

  • fire off kilns
  • learn about firing process
  • make cone packs
  • learn about glaze defects, safety, etc.
  • practice programming the kiln

Sunday, August 12, 12-2pm

  • unload kilns and discuss results

Participants are encouraged to bring ware to bisque and glaze fire on FRIDAY pm so it can be loaded into the kilns. Cost of kiln rentals are included in the workshop.

If interested, please email Monika Schaefer at to book your spot, and give her a rough idea of how much work you may have to bisque fire and glaze fire (not mandatory to bring work to fire to participate in workshop)