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Improvers pottery wheel throwing course in Aylesbury

Throwing a small bowl

Duration: 1 day 10.00am - 4.00pm

Price: £80

Book with: Charles Butters
at Charlie's Pots

18 Grendon Way
Great Britain
HP22 5DD

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About the Course

This one day throwing workshop takes place at an Art Centre in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire.

The pottery workshop can accommodate 5 students at a time. Clay and tools are provided and the fee includes the firing of one finished thrown pot. If you want to fire more pots then this can be arranged at a small cost.

Aprons are available, but it is recommended that you bring your own apron or clothes that you don't mind getting clay on. It comes off very easily.
Hairbands may be need if you have long hair and it is a good idea to trim your fingernails.
This course is designed for potters who wish to add to their throwing techniques and will therefore need to have some experience of centring and throwing a cylinder - the basis of most thrown pots.

The workshop will run subject to two people being booked for each day. If you would like to book a place on one of the above dates or if you have any questions regarding the workshops you can contact me through the contact form above.

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?

Tools and clay are included.
The cost to fire one thrown pot is included.
Other pots can be fired at a small cost.
Bring your own packed lunch.
Hot and cold drinks and sweets available from the Centre cafe.

Want to review this course?

A warm and friendly class. Charlie explains the process of throwing really well. For a first time thrower I managed to produce cylinders good enough to make a mug, with Charlie's help I even had a go at pulling a handle. A thoroughly enjoyable day.

- - #12710

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Course Start Dates

Sunday 12th January 2020

  • Intermediate level
  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Teen friendly
  • Weekends

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