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Ceramics Taster Class - an introduction to pottery

Duration: Three hours 10:00am-1:00pm

Price: £40

Run by: Imogen Charleston
at Moon Studio Ceramics

Moon Studio Ceramics
Hawthorn Farm Buildings
BH23 7AB

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About the Course

Enjoy a day get creative with clay at my studio in beautiful rural Dorset. Come and learn how to make your own ceramics at this hands on pottery
This popular class runs every month and is suitable for all skill levels.

Tuesday 9th April - places available
Saturday 13th April - FULL
Saturday 11th May - FULL
Saturday 15th June - FULL
Tuesday 9th July - places available
Saturday 13th July - places available

The class will start with a short demonstration of hand building, modelling & surface decoration techniques. There will also be a quick wheel throwing opportunity.
After that it's over to you to sculpt your own creations from earthenware clay. Once complete, decorate your greenware with coloured underglaze paints to finish your creation.

Leave with me to glaze and fire your work, ready for collection (or delivery for P&P) around 4-6 weeks later.

Places are limited to 6 students to ensure plenty of one to one tuition and support throughout.

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?

I'll provide all tools and materials for you to create your masterpiece, plus two firings.
My studio is in a converted barn in a beautiful rural location close to Christchurch, nestled by the New Forest and Avon Beach. You will need a car to get here, but we do have ample free parking. There are several lovely pubs close by should you want a bite to eat, and across the yard is a cider press!

About the Artist:
Imogen is a practicing ceramic and visual artist based in Bournemouth. She's an experienced arts facilitator offering creative workshops to adults, schools and diverse ability groups.
With a BA in Applied Art & Design Imogen is able to offer a professional standard of class which is both educational and fun.

Please feel free to bring snacks with you, I can supply plenty of tea, coffee, plant milk and biscuits.

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Course Start Dates

Saturday 11th May 2019
Saturday 15th June 2019
Tuesday 9th July 2019
Saturday 13th July 2019
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