Learn the Potters' Wheel in a Weekend

Learn the Potters' Wheel in a Weekend


Learn how to make pots on the potters' wheel.
Suitable for beginners and improvers
Maximum group size set at 4 so everyone gets personal attention
Everyone gets their own wheel to use
Tools can be purchased if you don't have your own

There are four skills you need to make any pot - any pot at all - throwing a flat-based pot; throwing a curved-base pot; trimming a foot ring on a bowl; pulling a handle. You will learn all of these four skills in the weekend!

The pottery sits in the middle of the wild Dartmoor landscape.
A fabulous National Park to visit, with nearby B&Bs and pubs for beer and pies in the evening.

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?

2 days tuition
Use of a wheel
Tools can be purchased if needed
You are asked to wear old clothes and an apron and bring your packed lunch


Joss at Powdermills Pottery
Powdermills Pottery
Nr Postbridge
PL20 6SP

Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Parking provided
  • Suitable for beginners

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