Get Really Good at making pots on the Potters' Wheel

Get Really Good at making pots on the Potters' Wheel


A five day Summer School with long evenings to enjoy Dartmoor
Days 1-2, learn or improve the four core skills you need to make any pot on the wheel: throwing a flat-based pot; throwing a curved-based pot; trimming a foot-ring onto a bowl; pulling a handle.
Days 3-4, refine those core skills. Design a pot. Break making the pot into the four core skills. Throw its elements. Assemble the pot.
Learn how to throw or improve your throwing.
Complete all of the making stages of a pot.

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?

Use of your own wheel
You are asked to wear scruffy clothes and bring an apron
You are asked to being a packed lunch
Tools can be purchased if you do not have your own


Joss at Powdermills Pottery
Powdermills Pottery
Nr Postbridge
PL20 6SP

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Intermediate level
  • Suitable for beginners

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