Vassos Demetriou, born in Famagusta in 1954, lives and works in Larnaca where he established his ceramic workshop in 1982. He studied at the "Instituto d'Arte per la Ceramica" in Faenza, Italy and since then he has been working using various techniques including Raku, stoneware, paperclay and luster glazes. In order to achieve the best results he is involved in research and experimentation with various clay-bodies, glazes, kilns and reduction techniques. His work-pieces are handmade, either wheel-thrown or hand-built.
1981: Raku presentation in Faenza
Participation in International Art Exhibition in Faenza
1982: Participation in International Art Exhibition in Faenza
1986: Participation in International Art Exhibition in Faenza
Ceramic lessons on throwing, hand building, raku, luster glazes and paperclay.
The lessons take place in Larnaca, at a distance of 5-10 minutes walk from the town centre and the sea-front.
The teaching schedule is from Monday to Friday, 4 hours daily (10am to 2pm) while the students can also use the studio in the afternoon.
The price for a 5-day course is €350 with all materials and firings included.
Wheel Throwing Lessons The lessons can be taught in Greek, English and Italian languages and are suitable for beginners as well as advanced students.
For any questions or further information please do not hesitate to contact us.