Ceramic Apprentice Program

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Ceramic apprentice program
In Icheon, UNESCO the Creative City in the field of ‘Crafts and Folk Arts,’ the best master artists in ceramics operate ceramic apprentice program for domestic and international trainees to instruct Korean ceramic arts. The trainees learn the whole process of Korean ceramic production and its knowhow directly according to the differentiated operation plan during short-term or long-term training period in each individual kiln of the best specialists in the fields of celadon porcelain, white porcelain, and Bucheong ceramics.
Characteristics of the Program
  • Directly handed down the whole manufacturing techniques by prominent artisans, a total of 13 including 3 Korea ceramic master hands, 8 Icheon, ceramic master hands, 2 Local ceramists
  • Individual training at the participated artist's studio
  • Specialized training schedule by each studio
  • Selected training studio by trainee

    안내사항Refer to the training schedule by each studio

Subject of the Program
  • Foreign ceramic artists or experts who are interested in Korean ceramic history and culture
  • Natives and foreigners who want to learn manufacturing techniques of traditional Korean ceramics
  • Ceramic lovers and students etc. both at home and abroad who intend to extensively learn the entire manufacturing process of ceramic
Process of the Program
  • Widely learn the history and manufacturing techniques of Korean ceramic during training period based on training schedule
  • Understand traditional Korean culture through study visit to ceramic related facilities and cultural experiences
  • Be granted diploma after completing training
Applying to the Program
  • Complete application after downloading at the Icheon City Hall homepage
  • Submit application via email
  • Notify the specified artist after accepting application
  • Begin training after orientation
Submitting an Application
List of Participatory Studio - Studio's Name, Artist's Name, Address, Main Ceramic Products, Contact Number, E-mail, Hompage
Studio's Name Artist's Name Address Main Ceramic Products Contact Number E-mail Hompage
Nokweon Ceramics Yu Yong-chul 317, Wonjeok-ro 512beon-gil, Sindun-myeon, Icheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 467-844 KOREA Buncheong Ware +82-31-637-7723 shortcut shortcut
Songweol Ceramics Kim Seong-tae 64, Gyeongchung-daero 2993beon-gil, Icheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 467-080 KOREA Celadon +82-31-633-1971 shortcut -
Namyang Ceramics Lee Hyang-gu 111, 6 beon-gil, Dojayesul-ro, Sindun-myeon, Icheon, Gyeonggi-do, 467-843 KOREA White Porcelain +82-31-632-7142 - shortcut
Yesong Ceramics Yu Ki-jeong 21, Maso-ro 95beon-gil, Sindun-myeon, Icheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 467-841 KOREA Celadon,Buncheong Ware +82-31-638-7845 shortcut shortcut
Janghwi Ceramics Choi In-gyu 69, Dunteo-ro, Sindun-myeon, Icheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 467-841 KOREA Celadon +82-31-638-7446 shortcut shortcut
Baeksan Ceramics Kwon Young-bae 65, Seokdong-ro 79beon-gil, Sindun-myeon, Icheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 467-842 KOREA Buncheong Ware,White Porcelain +82-31-634-6933 shortcut shortcut
Tungjeoggol Ceramics Kim Sang-ki 317-53, Wonjeok-ro 801beon-gil, Baeksa-myeon, Icheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 467-831 KOREA Buncheong Ware +82-31-634-0370 shortcut -
Jigang Ceramics Kim Pan-ki 6, Saeum-ro, Icheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 467-080 KOREA Celadon +82-31-631-5867 shortcut -
Yeocheon Ceramics Lee Yeon-hyu 369-39, Wonjeok-ro, Sindun-myeon, Icheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 467-842 KOREA Celadon +82-31-632-7116 shortcut -
Hasong Ceramics Won Seug-sang 96-26, Wonjeok-ro, Sindun-myeon, Icheon, Gyeonggi-do, 467-843 KOREA White Porcelain +82-31-633-5620 shortcut -
Bogwang Ceramics Jo Se-yeon 127, seokdong-ro, Sindun-myeon, Icheon, Gyeonggi-do, 467-843 KOREA Celadon +82-31-631-1893 shortcut -
Han Ceramics Seo Gwang-su 161, Wonjeok-ro 133beon-gil, Sindun-myeon, Icheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 467-842 KOREA White Porcelain,Celadon +82-31-632-7106 shortcut shortcut
Sechang Ceramics Kim Se-yong 218, Wonjeok-ro 290beon-gil, Sindun-myeon, Icheon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 467-842 KOREA Celadon +82-31-632-7711 shortcut shortcut