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POTTERY WHEEL EXPERIENCE MAKING YOUR OWN POT Description This is a 4 hour introductory class for those who are absolute beginners - you will learn the very basics of throwing on the potters wheel. Centering your clay, coning the clay, shaping and working with your tools and turning it at the end to perfect the shape. This is a fantastic way to enjoy and learn the age old art of the potters wheel which due to the Pottery throw down has become very much in trend. It has to be on everyone bucket list. After we have dried your pots normally around 3 each you can learn how to turn them or perhaps put a handle on if you have made a mug. You will then paint it them on the wheel wheel spinning or with many other techniques with our Colour 2 clay colours that go onto unfired clay. Alternatively you can choice for us to dip your pot into anyone of 10 lovely stoneware glazes. The classes are kept small so you get lots of help to make a lovely pots. We have 5 wheels so we take 1 to 5 people on a class. Each person has their own dedicated potters wheel. Please wear appropriate clothing such as jeans and a tea shirt and jumper. Soft flat shoes are best and tie long hair up and no watch or jewellery as they will get dirty. Your pottery will l be glazed and fired within 10 days ready to collect or have shipped for an additional £10

What's included in the price?

All materials such as clay, glaze, underglazes all the tools and gadgets and an apron is provided We do hot and cold drinks and you are welcome to bring food

Duration

4 hours (flexible times to suit)

Cancellation policy

Easy - Cancellation and a full refund can be obtained up to 2 weeks before the course starts

Maker

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RACHEL BYASS CERAMICS

with Craft Courses since 2022

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Suitable for

  • Adults
  • Seniors
  • Teenagers
  • Children
  • Wheelchair users
  • Hearing impaired
  • Vision impaired
  • Limited mobility
  • Learning difficulties (SEN)
  • Accommodation offered
  • Pet lovers
  • Hen dos
  • Christmas
  • Parking provided
  • UK Holiday
  • Corporate days out & team building
  • Easter
  • Tutor can travel
  • Overseas Holiday
  • School holiday workshops & activities
  • Father's Day
  • Engagement, birthdays & anniversaries
  • Suitable for beginners
  • Mother's Day
  • Stag dos
  • Romantic
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Venue

17 Mill Hill Lane, PONTEFRACT, West Yorkshire, WF8 4JA