The teapot is the iconic pottery object. The aim of his workshop is to make and decorate 2 fully functional teapots.
The day will start, learning a little about their history, looking at images and examining real life teapots, to give you some ideas for the day’s workshop.
You will learn how to coil clay into a mould for one teapot and for the second, how to roll out slabs of clay and cutting the shape from a template. You will learn how to make handles, spouts and how to fit a lid. We will finish the day by decorating the teapots using underglazes.
The tutor will fire and glaze the Teapots with a transparent glaze and return them to Micklems Farm for collection roughly 4 weeks after the workshop.
Refunds are not available on this booking. Start dates may be amended on request.
All tools, moulds and underglazes and any other materials not specified for the students to bring
- Expert tuition
- 1 to 1 guidance
- Detailed demonstrations
- A selection of tea, freshly brewed coffee, biscuits and delicious cakes
And of course you take your wonderful creations from the day. If you would like to share any photographs of your day here and/or your finished work, we’d love to see them, so you can share this on social media and tag us.
1 day (10:00am to 4:00pm)
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