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Pottery ceramics evening school - throwing on the potters wheel in The Black Country, West Midlands


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Ceramics Evening School 6 weekday evenings. Please contact me for various dates.
A chance to learn the art of the potter from a postgraduate designer maker in the Victorian walled garden studio between Dudley and Wolverhampton.
6 electric potters wheels.
Evening session over 6 weeks from 6:30pm - 9pm with safe free parking.

Your tutor is a working potter of over thirty years who has worked as a production thrower in a factory, as a designer in Stoke on Trent for eight years and now lectures, demonstrates and produced and makes and exhibits designs for galleries all over Europe including the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Our assistant teacher is a ceramics technician at one of the leading universities.

For beginners our potters will guide you through the basic techniques.
Or for advanced learners come with your own ideas of what you’d like to make or a firm idea of what you want to have achieved to hone your skills at the end of the course. Our lead potter is familiar with teaching at degree and post graduate level.
Wheel throwing materials available.
Sculpture materials available.
Hand mixed and commercial glazes ready to learn about and use.
Three electric, one gas and one RAKU kiln to learn about.

Safe free parking
Tea and coffee making facilities.
Toilet facilities
Both teachers are DBS checked.

Bookings can be made by contacting via the website and once we have confirmed there are spaces, payments can be made by deposit or in full by card over the telephone, PayPal or BACS.

If you will be redeeming a CraftCourses gift voucher on this course, the voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.

What's included in the price?

All tools and clay for sculpting and throwing on the wheel
Large choice of glazes.
Wear old clothes


Lorraine Bates at Woodsetton Art Pottery
159 Tipton Road
West Midlands
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6 weeks (6:30pm to 9:00pm)

Next available date

30th November 2020

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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Advanced/pro level
  • Children
  • Christmas
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Easter
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Fairs, festivals & exhibitions
  • Fathers Day
  • Hearing impaired
  • Hen dos
  • Intermediate level
  • Learning difficulties (SEN)
  • Limited mobility
  • Mothers Day
  • Overseas Holiday
  • Parking provided
  • Pet lovers
  • Public transport
  • Romantic
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Seniors
  • Spooky
  • Stag dos
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Teenagers
  • Tutor can travel
  • UK Holiday
  • Vision impaired
  • Wheelchair users

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