Pottery wheel experience 4 hours for beginners

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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

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?

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

Maker

Mrs R Byass at RACHEL BYASS CERAMICS

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Venue

17 Mill Hill Lane
PONTEFRACT
West Yorkshire
WF8 4JA

Suitable for

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

Duration

4 hours (flexible times to suit)

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