Make an animal ceramic/pottery sculpture (various workshops) with Twisted Earth Ceramics artist Richard Hedges
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About the Course
Hello! I’m Richard from Twisted Earth Ceramics and I am based in West Yorkshire, just a short distance from Leeds and Bradford. I make hand-crafted animal sculptures, wall hangings and vessels, all of which begin life from a single block of clay.
Why not spend the day learning how to make a sculpture to be proud of using my technique that is fun, expressive and gets the results you want. The workshops are suitable for beginners or for those with some experience of handling clay.
The choice is yours- You can either choose between a Highland Cow, Moon Gazing Hare or for you cat lovers out there a Grumpy Cat Workshop.
The following workshops will run on the following dates and are very popular, so sell out quickly.
27th January- Highland Cow £59 (Now Full) £59
24th February- Moon Gazing Hare (Now Full) £59
24th March - To be confirmed soon £59 (Be quick to book this is a very popular workshop!)
To reserve a place, please email me, Richard, via the contact form or click through to my website and sign yourself up - links above!
If you are interested in a group booking (minimum 5 (well I will do min 4 if you ask nicely) then an alternative & agreed date can be arranged.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
A full days teaching from an experienced sculptor (2017 Northern Potters Association amateur sculptor competition winner)
All clay, firings and (glazes/oxides if needed)
A return glazing session (an additional £10)
Apron's will be provided
Tea, coffee, biscuits/cakes
Use of equipment & materials you will need whilst working in a comfortable supportive environment.
The workshops are restricted to 8 max participants (min 5 participants to go ahead) So theres plenty of individual guidance & support.
The workshops will run for the majority of the day, approx 10am – 4.30pm. (arrive at 9.30).
There are options to finish and decorate your piece, which will be explained to you on the day.
The groups are warm and friendly where nobody is left behind – all abilities welcome.
The workshop run from The Triangle 47 Bradford Rd, Saltaire/Shipley BD18 3DS. This is a pleasantly warm and well lit art space with good car parking. There are good transport links with main bus routes and Saltaire & Shipley train station is very close by.
Brews & biscuits are provided throughout the day. Please bring a sandwich-otherwise there are plenty of shops and cafes in the area.
Please let me know if you have any mobility issues, this workshop is up a single flight of stairs. However I will be running occasional future workshops from a more accessible site if required.
Please Email me if you have any further questions via the contact form above.
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Course Start DatesSaturday 24th February 2018
Saturday 24th March 2018
Saturday 21st April 2018
- Accessible by public transport
- Suitable for beginners
- Suitable for events & groups
- Suitable for stag and hen dos
- Teen friendly