Tube Lining/Piping Moorcroft Style

Date: 11.05.2014 | Courses

Tube Lining/Piping Moorcroft Style

Learn the art of Tube Lining/Piping. Rachel has been teaching Piping and Glaze Blending for over 18 years and it has become a very popular skill.

To learn the skill of piping and glaze blending why not have a 1 Day Course with a group or on a one to one with Rachel.

Moorcroft have been producing beautiful Pottery which is also Tube Lined for over 120 years.

In a day you will produce a beautiful masterpiece.

There are several ways to do Tube Lining which are covered over several courses.

Typical techniques

  • Traditional Tube Lining
  • Scatter Tube Lining
  • Brush embroidery
  • 3D Painting with Tube Lining
  • Glaze Blending
  • Sumi Painting and Shading
  • Natural Tube Lining and all the uses for it
  • Black Tube Lining
  • What Paints to use

All of the above cannot be covered in one day, but on a Bespoke day you will cover a lot more.

One day One to One in Croydon £200.

One day One to One in Pontefract £200 Weekends £150 Mid week.

Course Dates

Bespoke anytime.

Group Courses at your own location can be arranged.

Group Courses dates.

2014 courses

Saturday 14th of June tube lining we will be doing a large platter with lemon, flowers and grapes. The day will cover how to tube line the correct way. Glaze blending and semi painting.

Sunday 15th June brushstrokes for all levels this day will cover painting on three different surfaces with ChromaColour acrylics.

  • On terracotta planter chrysanthemums
  • On paper
  • On wood

All surfaces and paint are included paperwork will be given out. The platter will be fired for you if you don’t have a kiln. lunch and drinks are also included and a BQ on Saturday night a real paint till you faint weekend. The two days cost £170


Courses  includes Paperwork and Patterns. Lunch and all Materials are provided.




Black Tube Lining with Brush Strokes                                                              Brush Embroidery with Natural Piping Paste