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Ceramic workshop with Hans Pillen

Welcome to a five days workshop with Dutch potter Hans Pillen, who is one of Europe’s foremost in tea ware. During this workshop he will share his knowledge on how to make Chawan (tea bowls) in traditional Japanese handbuilding techniques and how to fire them in a mini raku kiln. You will also participate in Japanese tea ceremonies and learn how to make Chashaku (bamboo teaspoon) and Wagashi (special sweets that are served together with the tea during the ceremony). Hans Pillen will also show images from his large catalogue of potter’s from all over the world, who are specialized in making Chawan.

Workshop period:
29 October – 2 November 2018
Single places left.

Register via the link to the registration form above.

After the workshop, you will have:

1 Chawan (tea bowl) fired in a mini charcoal kiln.

1 Chashaku (bamboo teaspoon)

Participated in 2 Japanese tea ceremonies

Made 2 pieces of Wagashi (sweets)

Workshop fee:

3 050 SEK incl. meals and material

5 600 SEK incl. single room, meals and material

4 750 SEK incl. part of double room, meals and material


Please contact Stefan Andersson, +46 (0)247 64826, or
Fia Palmgren, +46 (0)247 64825,