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THE WAY OF TEA
3-DAY WORKSHOP CREATING TEAWARE FOR TEA CEREMONY Studio invites you to join our three day workshop where we will be creating teaware for tea ceremony. On our first day we will begin with tea ceremony with Lian from Characteas. She will present and explain the origins of tea. We will taste teas and immerse ourselves … Continued
DELAVNICI LOKALNE GEOLOGIJE
KROŽNIK DELAVNICA IZDELAVE KROŽNIKOV IZ LOKALNE GEOLOGIJE Vabimo vas na 3 urno delavnico izdelave krožnikov, kjer bomo s tremi različnimi ročnimi tehnikami izdelovali krožnike. Pri tem bomo uporabili lokalne peske in slipe – premaze in glazure narejene iz lokalnih glin. Krožnike bomo odžgali na visoki temperaturi kot kamenino.  Delavnica je primerna za začetnike in profesionalne … Continued
DELAVNICA DIVJA GLINA I IN II
V septembru se v Gornjem Gradu pričenjata dve delavnici. DIVJA GLINA I V soboto, 24. 9. med 10. in 18. uro poteka enodnevna izkustvena delavnica Divja glina I. Enodnevna delavnica je razdeljena na tri dele. V dopoldanskem času nabiramo gline v okolici Gornjega Grada. V popoldanskem času gline pripravimo in iz njih izdelujemo. Izdelke po … Continued
Terra Atlas Project
With great excitement we announce project Terra Atlas. Terra Atlas is a 4 seasonal series of ceramics that will feature an atlas of wild and local clays from around Slovenia. Each season will explore different regions and its materials. Clays and glazes will map our time and space with their textures and colours. Majority of … Continued
December works / Decembrska dela
I invite you to see new and recent works, which are available for purchase in our studio or via shipping. Studio is open until Friday – December 17 by appointment. Order here: studio@anjaslapnicar.com // Povabim vas, da si ogledate nova in trenutna dela, ki so na voljo za nakup v studiu ali po pošti. Studio … Continued
Sacred earth
The pit is old. It was said it was a lime pit, from back then when almost each house had a small hole back in the garden where they fired limestone to produce lime. Lime was a primary white paint, which was also antibacterial, so lime painted in underground cellars was also fighting against mould. Perhaps in some recent history it … Continued
Glaze workshop with Grit Uhlemann
Melting processes of different geological materials happen naturally and continuously all around the world. When we are creating glazes, we are imitating what nature is doing already for some billions of years. Making your own glazes means creating your own surfaces. These can vary immensely. It will not only be matte or shiny. There can … Continued
Summer series: Wood-fired in France
Summer series is here! Works are made from locally collected materials from Novo mesto and Karlovac basin and fired with wood in anagama kiln for 3 days in La Borne, France. Oil lamp (with wick, you add olive oil) Small: 25eur Medium size vase 42eur Celtic inspired ritual cup 42eur Mug 35eur Yunomi 28eur Tea … Continued

Fall series: wood fired in Germany

Fall series is here! New works are made from locally collected materials and fired with wood in Wittgendorf near  Zittau, Germany. Shipping in Slovenia: +5eur Shipping in EU: +10eur Shipping world: inquire for price studio@anjaslapnicar.com Oil lamp (with wick, you add olive oil) Mini: 25eur Small: 30eur Yunomi with Shino glaze 28eur Horse sculpture Shino … Continued

Wild clay

Video about collecting clay in nature is here! Location: abandoned clay pits of brick factory Zalog. Clay bed in Straža valley is approximately 20 m deep. And because of that so many brickyards were built here in the past. If you know me, you know how psyched I am about clay that I find and … Continued
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