Introduction to Ceramics 6 week block June – Deposit


Starting Wednesday 9 June 2021

Introduction to Ceramics
Hand Building – 6 week course of 2hr sessions
Introduction to ceramics design, construction & decoration process.

• Week 1 – Introduction to the course. Workshop facilities, health and safety. Types of clay and clay preparation.
Hand built forms, pinch pots.
• Week 2 – Coiling – hand built forms
• Week 3 – Slab Building – hand built forms
• Week 4 – Throwing on the wheel
• Week 5 – Decoration techniques – glazing
• Week 6 – Decoration techniques – glazing

By the end of the course, participants will have made a series of experimental pieces and also have the chance to choose one or more methods to explore further.

Missed sessions can be caught up within the block with prior notice.
Missed sessions are not transferable to a different block.

When you have completed this block you are able to move on to the Next Step Classes – in these classes you are able to set your own projects.


All tuition, materials, tools and storage of work, bisque firing and glaze firings are included. Most potters like to collect their own utensils and tools so you are welcome to bring your own.

A £50 non-refundable deposit per person to book your place and the balance of £70 is payable at the first session.

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We run a variety of workshops all year round to suit all ages and abilities.

Additional information

Time slot options

Wednesday 9 June 2021, 11.30am – 1.30pm, Wednesday 9 June, 6.30pm – 8.30pm