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Learn to throw on the potters wheel for children.

Duration: two hours

Price: £50

Run by: Mathew Dimbleby
at Dimbleby Ceramics - Beginners Studio pottery Courses

14 Brook Rd

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About the Course

The session will cover the following elements:
- Centring the clay
-Creating basic forms on the wheel
Forms will fired to collect later or posted out at cost.

The course is aimed at giving children 8 years old and above an introduction to using the potters wheel. The workshop is structured to be fun learning without pressure and moving at each individuals pace.

I have over 30 years experience of ceramics and teaching at all levels and qualified to PGCE level.

There is a maximum of two places available to book for this course per workshop, giving the opportunity for really focused but fun tuition. We would require at least one parent or adult to be in attendance throughout the workshop.

To book, please get in touch

We are based near the historic Trentham Gardens where there is a Premier inn within walking distance. There is also a travelodge which is also within walking distance at the Trentham Hotel if you require accommodation and wish to visit the area whilst here.

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?

You will be provided with all materials and an apron to wear on the day.

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Course Start Dates

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

  • Accessible by public transport
  • Child friendly
  • Teen friendly

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