6 Week Pottery Course – February/March – Afternoon
22 February, 2018at 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
An event every week that begins at 2:30pm on Thursday, repeating until 29 March, 2018
Enjoy six evenings of relaxed pottery classes taught by an experienced local potter, Heather Hunt in our new sea view pottery studio.
Have you ever wanted to try your hand at pottery? Our new six-week-long evening course could be the perfect opportunity to give it a go.
On this new evening course you can learn all the basics of hand building pottery, along with decorating and glazing techniques. Throughout the course you’ll learn new skills whilst working on several different pottery projects – which you’ll be able to complete by the end of the course.
Refreshments are also included.
|Week||Skills and techniques covered||Project|
|One (22/02/17)||Pinch pots||Tea bowl, water pot|
|Two (01/03/17)||Coil pots, decorating slips, sgraffito technique||Espresso cups, coiled bottle|
|Three (08/03/17)||Making slabs||Press moulded bowl, wall pocket|
|Four (15/03/17)||Slab building||Geometric vase|
|Five (22/03/17)||Making and using stamps||Tiles|
|Six (29/03/17)||Glazing and preparing bisque pots for glaze firing||Completing previous projects|
Level: The course is suitable for adults and no experience is required. Not suitable for children.
Dates: Thursday afternoons from 22nd February – 29th March 2017
Times: 2:30pm – 4:30pm
Run by: Heather Hunt
Make: A variety of different pottery projects
Price: £120 for all six sessions, including all materials
What to bring: An old shirt or apron, suitable shoes.
Please note – This workshop requires a minimum of 4 people in order to run. If minimum numbers are not met 7 days prior to the date of the workshop it will be cancelled and you will be offered a refund or a choice of alternative dates.