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5 week pottery classes North Devon

Duration: 2 hours/week for 5 weeks

Price: £90

Contact: Jax Williams at Tarka Pottery

Tarka Pottery
Little Torrington
Great Torrington
EX38 8PS

Course Start Dates

Due to the uncertainty caused by COVID-19/Coronavirus, please contact the course organiser before finalising plans to attend this course.

Course dates are flexible; please get in touch for the next available date.

About the Course

Weekly morning and evening pottery class for adults in North Devon. Suitable for complete beginners or those with some experience of clay. We demonstrate and teach you how to make pinch pots, coil, slab and tiles in addition to exploring texture and decorating techniques. Jax is an experienced thrower and can give instruction to get you started with or help to getting back to throwing on one of our eight electric wheels.

You can work on your own ideas or suggested projects, including seasonal ones, to give you creative inspiration throughout the year. Completely tailored to projects you want to make and techniques you'd like to explore.

Our classes are welcoming, friendly and informal and numbers are limited.

Courses of five week sessions start on set dates six times per year. Please ask for next available dates. Age 18+.

All year round we offer exciting experiences on Tuesday to Saturday all year round. We have family, individual and group experiences and workshops including throwing and hand building classes. All ages welcome.

*Family friendly workshops open all year round
*Accessible studio
*Experience vouchers available

If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

Lots of encouragement, support, individual tuition and project ideas.

Fabulous studio environment surrounded by inspiring rural views and animals.

Use of materials and equipment including 6 electric wheels, slab roller, coil extruder, tools, coloured slips and glazes. Library of project ideas, reference books and ceramics magazines to browse.

Tea and coffee available and free parking.

Want to review this course?

Brilliant course, Jax is a fabulous tutor. Lots of help and advice given during the sessions.

- - #15684

Response from Tarka Pottery:

Thanks for taking the time to leave a review. We love running classes and workshops, look forward to seeing you again soon, Jax

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