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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
West Yorkshire
LEVEL: Beginner Students will be shown how to centre the clay, throw a few simple bowls and/or cups, and use coloured clay slips to decorate their creations. The finished pots will be glazed and fired for you and will be available for you to pick up at a later date. There are two workshops to choose from, 10am until 12pm or 3pm until 5pm. There will be places for up to 4 students on each...
£50
Suffolk - Next course on 14th June 2019
Valley Craft Studio is a fully equipped studio, set in the heart of picturesque Constable Country on the Essex/Suffolk border. Founded by Fiona, with her art degree and years of crafting experience, the studio was set up as a space for herself and others to create beautiful artwork. Here at Valley Craft Studio we offer you the chance to get away from it all while trying your hand at creating something unique. Our courses offer...
£125
Kent
5 weeks beginners pottery course Unleash your creativity and learn a new skill by joining one of our courses at Terra Mia UK. This is the perfect course if you have not worked with clay before. Lessons are relaxed and informal with small numbers and a student focussed approach. You will be explained the basics about working with clay as well as learning different ways to hand build, decorate and glaze your work. Terra Mia...
£50
West Yorkshire
Have you often had a yearning to have a go on a pottery wheel or understand what goes into making an item out of clay? Or perhaps you have been inspired by the Great Pottery Throw Down seen on BBC2? Ponder no longer the solution is right here! The very popular and successful pottery courses are run from a historic & characterful property which also house the artists studio and gallery situated on the cobbled...
£85
Carmarthenshire
The Potter's Wheel half day course at Siramik Studio includes: Preparing the clay, learning how to centre the clay on the wheel, creating a cylinder and making shapes from the cylinder. You will make 4 to 5 pots during the half day. We also offer one day and weekend courses. Beginners and more advanced all welcome. 4 star in-house accommodation available - please ring for availability or visit siramik.co.uk Historic sites, the Botanic Garden of...
£100
London
This short course is designed to introduce you to printmaking techniques for ceramics where you will learn how to design, make and decorate cups or plates using mono-printing techniques. The course is suitable for beginners or those who wish to develop their skills using printmaking techniques. The course covers: • Painting using coloured slips to create mono-prints. • Drawing with oxides to create tonal mono-prints. • Pressing clay into plate moulds, adding fabric and texture....
£230
West Sussex
Techniques include burnishing and the use of terra sigilatta, naked and horsehair/feather raku, ferric fuming, and saggars. This workshop is suitable for participants with at least a basic experience of working with clay who want to know more about these 'alternative' techniques. The 'Introduction' workshop is not primarily aimed at producing finished work but intended to give participants experience of different methods of achieving surface markings which they can then employ in their own work....
£170
Oxfordshire - Next course on 30th November 2019
Take a couple of days out from your normal life to create a figure in clay. We provide the model, tuition, clay, oh, and the perfect environment for total absorption! Taught by Karin Ort, she will take you through the whole process of creating the human form, getting your proportions right and preparing your model for firing. It can be as figurative or abstract as you like – the choice is yours – and Karin...
£180
West Yorkshire
LEVEL: Beginner This course is suitable for complete beginners or students who may have done some pottery in the past. Students will be shown how to centre the clay, throw a few simple shapes such as bowls, mugs and jugs. You will also be show how to attach handles and use coloured clay slips to decorate your creations. The finished pots will be glazed and fired for you and will be available for you to...
£75
Hertfordshire - Next course on 22nd June 2019
Audrey likes her classes to be set at the pace of the individual. So whether you're completely new to working in mosaic, or whether you have done it before, you will have the support and guidance required for your needs. The day begins with refreshments and an introduction to all the materials available for you to use. This will include a wide range of glass, ceramic and stone tiles and also a selection of crockery...