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Learn to throw on the potters wheel in Cornwall


Duration: Half day

Price: £50

Book with: Jackie Clark
at Jacqueline Clark Ceramics

Waters Edge Studio
Penpol, Devoran
Truro
Cornwall
TR3 6NW

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About the Course

Throwing courses will take you through the full process from clay preparation, throwing techniques and decorating. Courses offer a unique opportunity for you to learn in a very small group in the inspirational setting of Waters Edge, right on the foreshore of Penpol Creek.

Number of places: Minimum 2, maximum 4

The courses are taught by Jacqueline Clark, a highly experienced maker and teacher. She runs half day tasters, full day and 3 day (residential if required) throwing courses throughout the year for adults who wish to learn the basics, improve or acquire new skills. Waters Edge Studio is Jacqueline’s creekside creative space.

Jacqueline is a member of Cornwall Crafts Association and she is a Learning and Participation Officer at Leach Pottery in St Ives.

Her work captures the colours and textures of the rural and tidal landscape of Devoran and Penpol Creeks. She also makes raku fired pieces which bring to life reflections of an industrial past with smoke cracked glazes shimmering with metallic richness.

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?

All courses including tuition, materials, tools, firing, tea/coffee and cake. Please either bring a packed lunch or homemade lunches and residential accommodation are available onsite and are charged separately.


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Course Start Dates

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


  • Accommodation offered
  • Disabled access
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Suitable for events & groups
  • Teen friendly