Create a ceramic animal sculpture with Twisted Earth Ceramics at my personal studio in Bradford. Limited places.

One of my sculptures White Ram Northern Potters competition winner


My ceramic animal workshops are perfect for the complete beginner and for those who have experience of handling clay. Using a step by step approach I will teach you some of the key sculpting skills needed, and in the process you will create your very own masterpiece to be proud of!

The choice is yours- We focus upon one animal per workshops, be it - Highland Cows, Moon Gazing & Resting Hares, Frogs, Hounds, Puffins, Badgers, Moggy Cats, Elephants, Alpacas, Sleeping Fox, Smoking Dragons, Wonky Donkeys, Quirky Owls......and much more!

I will keep updating which dates what animal-

Puffins Fri 4th Feb
Sleeping Fox Sat 12th Feb 2022
Badgers Sat 5th March
Elephants Sat 9th April
Donkeys Sat 24th June

Please check my other listings at Ilkley Manor Cottage Studio for additional dates thanks

Address for workshops
14 Park Road, BD10 0RR.

I have many more workshops running from various sites across Yorkshire and beyond including Ilkley Manor Studios,The Yorkshire Craft House, Be A Garden Maker nr Settle, Ripley Castle and Harlo Carr. Please see my other listing Thanks!

Once you have booked onto a workshop through Craft Courses I will make contact with you with specific information regarding the workshop and with my Covid policy and guidance.

If you are interested in a private group booking - minimum 5 (well I will work with 4 if you ask nicely) then an alternative & agreed date can be arranged for a day to suit.

Please read my reviews

Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts. Start dates may be amended on request.

What's included in the price?

- Quality teaching from an experienced award winning sculptor
- Taught step by step where nobody is left behind!
- Perfect for the complete beginner and improver too
- Learn some key skills to hand build and sculpt
- All materials, firings and glazes/oxides
- A comfortable, relaxed and supportive environment
- Workshops throughout Yorkshire and beyond!
- You will create an amazing sculpture that you can be proud of and keep!

The workshops are for a limited number of participants so there is plenty of individual guidance & support!

Please let me know if you have any mobility issues. Please press the 'chat with the maker' button above if you have any queries and to request a copy of our COVID-19 policy.


Richard Hedges at Twisted Earth Ceramics


14 Park Road
Thackley, Bradford
West Yorkshire
BD10 0RR

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Children
  • Christmas
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Easter
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Father's Day
  • Hen dos
  • Intermediate level
  • Mother's Day
  • Pet lovers
  • Public transport
  • Residential
  • Romantic
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Seniors
  • Spooky
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Tutor can travel
  • UK Holiday


6 hours (9:30am to 4:00am)

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