Location: Hand Made: Long Live Crafts
During the exhibition Hand Made: long Live Crafts, Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen will be bringing crafts to life. The museum will display more than 500 objects where short video’s illustrate the process of producing the artefacts on show. The exhibition incorporates two specially equipped workshops where craftspeople will be working continuously, as well as demonstrating various craft techniques.
The Design & Craft course at Sint Lucas in Boxtel provides training in the production of exclusive and unique objects and accessories in leather, textiles, ceramics or glass. During Hand Made, millinery lecturer Dirk Jan Kortschot (www.dehoedenmaker.nl) demonstrates various traditional hat-making techniques and skills. A variety of cutting and folding techniques are incorporated in contemporary designs. Milinery lecturer Joaney Korevaar (www.joaney.com) is a bag- and shoedesigner. Characteristics for her work are simplicity and great use of color and form.
SBB Gouda is the address in the Netherlands for high-quality traditional training in ceramics. SBB Gouda offers a broad range of short ceramics courses around special subjects and themes. During Hand Made, SBB Gouda demonstrates a variety of ceramics techniques and processes, such as handling clay, stamped decorations, and painting with slip, also known as engobes.