Thursday Afternoon Classes
Course length: 12 week term
Time: 1.30 - 4.00pm
Focus: Traditional skills making functional ceramics on the potter's wheel
Suitable for: Beginners, Intermediates
Mixed ability pottery sessions for beginners and intermediate potters who want to spend time focusing on traditional skills to make functional ceramics on the potter’s wheel. You will learn to centre the clay and manipulate it into shapes. Learn and practice the basic moves and decorating techniques, glaze your finished your pieces so you can fill your home with ceramics you have made yourself to your own design. New starters accepted at the start of each 12 week term.
Mugs, Jugs, Bowls Plates and Teapots… who knows, you may end up with a complete dinner service!
The course fee includes use of facilities, tuition, tools, use of potter’s wheel per student and clay to learn and practice with. Clay to fire, glaze materials and kiln space is purchased prior to kiln firing calculated by the weight of clay.
One term is just the start of a journey of discovery. There are three 12 week terms per year. If you love it you can follow through and join up each term to practice improve. Mugs, Jugs, Bowls Plates and Teapots… who knows, you may end up with a complete dinner service some new friends and a lifetime of muddy fun.
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