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Ceramics courses

Ceramics and pottery courses, classes and workshops across the UK. Ceramics courses include pottery throwing, sculpting, clay modelling, glazing and firing techniques. Learn ceramics on residential, weekly or weekend workshops - for beginners as well as those with experience seeking to develop their techniques and skills.

£30
Hertfordshire
If you would like to have a go at throwing, or if you have done throwing before and would like to refresh your skills, then why not come along for individual tuition. The session is one hour long and will cover clay preparation, centring, and forming. Two of the best pieces produced will be fired and clear glazed for you. Longer sessions are also available, please enquire at time of booking. About the teacher Elly...
£9
Dorset
Travelling clay workshops for community groups from toddlers to residential care homes. The workshops are tailor made for ability and are suitable for visually impaired and those with dementia. The minimum booking is for 8 people and includes clay, and kiln firing, price starts at £9 per person. Bookings range from a one off project to regular monthly sessions. The workshops travel to Bournemouth , Ferndown, Blandford, Weymouth and surrounding areas. Please take a look...
£79
Essex - Next course on 31st August 2019
With Trevor’s experience and guidance you will work using modern, air drying clay which is impregnated with nylon fibre, giving a strong stable finish. You will explore the use of a simple armature (the internal support for your sculpture) and a range of techniques for building and finishing in clay. Finally you will learn about acrylic finishes that can be used to give a bronze finish. The full process will give you the skills of...
£299
Staffordshire
*If you have completed this course please leave a review below!* Please click BOOK ONLINE to be redirected to our Eventbrite booking page which contains full course information. 2019 DATE April 15-16 (Mon-Tue) Host: Lise Moorcroft Course duration: 2 days Times: 9.30-16.30 Ability: Basic-Intermediate-Advanced Places are restricted to a maximum of 8 to ensure sufficient one-to-one attention. To attend this course you should have a basic knowledge of ceramics. Full information about our courses including...
£65
West Sussex
Workshops looking at clay properties, different clay types, ways of manipulation to create forms, surface pattern and texture and much more! Jenny gained a 3 Dimensional Design BA (Hons) from Manchester Art and Design School in 2013. She now lives in West Sussex and teaches ceramic techniques from her studio in her garden. An apron/ old shirt is necessary to protect clothing. There will be a brief demonstration by Jenny then the participant is encouraged...
£15
Cheshire
Do you fancy a creative afternoon / evening at our studio, based at the idyllic setting of Riverside Organic farm? We are situated in a very old barn, on a beautiful working organic farm in the middle of Cheshire countryside. Situated approx 8 miles from J18 of the M6. Each Thursday we hold an adults craft club in both the afternoon (1-2.30pm) and evening (7-8.30pm). The session is friendly and informal, where some people come...
£60
Birmingham
This 2.5-hour workshop is a gentle introduction to the meditative craft of throwing pottery on the wheel. We will start by covering some essential theory while learning how to handle and prepare clay. You will, then, be guided through all the fundamental steps of the process and have the chance to create your own pieces on the wheel. The class is suitable for adults who are starting out on their clay journey or just want...
£275
Greater London - Next course on 3rd June 2019
Learn the basics of working with Porcelain clay on the throwing wheel. It is not recommended for complete beginners. This course will guide you by demonstration and practical sessions to gain confidence with using this material. Each student will have sole use of a wheel for the length of the course. By the end of the course you will be able to You will learn how to throw and turn a range of simple forms...
£55
Greater London
LEARN WHEEL THROWING BASICS This 2.5 hour wheel thrown pottery introduction gets you hands-on and dirty learning wheel throwing pottery basics. (Patrick Swayze not included). Each student will have their own wheel to work from and following a masterful tutor demonstration its straight down to practice. Our tutors include Nam Tram and Clover from the recent series of The Great Pottery Throwdown, expect to be impressed. Support will be on hand as you try to...
£195
Northamptonshire
Join us for one of our 6-week courses in wheel-throwing! Classes run once a week for 2.5 hours at our state-of-the art studios in the heart of the Northamptonshire countryside (daytime and evening classes available). In our beginners' course, you will learn basic throwing and trimming (turning) techniques, and will be introduced to the glazing process and glazing options. Learn how to centre clay on the wheel, and throw simple cylinder and bowl shapes -...