These courses, which introduce techniques for creating off the wheel, are perfect for complete beginners or intermediates who might like to advance their skills.
It's easy to book. Select the handbuilding course that works for you, send us an email, and we'll sort it for you. Gift vouchers of any denomination are also available for giving courses as gifts!
Pottery classes will run through end of November 2017. Due to increased production for the holidays, we will not be holding classes in December 2017. There will be ample sessions from January 2018. To give a pottery class as a gift, please purchase a voucher, and the recipient can choose from our forthcoming list of 2018 options.
Two-Week Mug-Making Workshop, 3rd & 10th February (Sat 11am-1pm)
£95This course is perfect for complete beginners and improvers. You will be taught how to work with clay to build your very own set of mugs by hand. Over the two-week workshop you will be introduced to clay and the handbuilding techniques required to build the basic structure of your mugs. There will be a demonstration and plenty of opportunity to practice and develop your ideas. We will discuss decorative techniques including the use of imprinted texture, slip painting and paper-resist, and help you work on your own ideas. The fee covers both classes and is inclusive of course tuition, all materials and the two kiln firings necessary to complete your work. Please note that, once booked, any sessions missed are forfeited and we are unable to rebook any missed dates.
Valentines Day Couples' Workshop, Weds 14th February (6-8pm).
£50 per coupleJust for Valentines Day, this one-off class is ideal for complete beginners. Book as a couple and enjoy a two-hour clay workshop together, perfect before a romantic meal. The fee covers two people and is inclusive of tuition, all materials and the two kiln firings necessary to complete your work. Please note that, once booked, any sessions missed are forfeited and we are unable to rebook alternative dates.