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Throwing on the potters wheel


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*Pottery throwing on the wheel. Tuition is one to one and aimed at improving throwing skills. It will accomodate the level of previous experience of the pupil and will be tailored around their specific rquirements. Emphasis on developing an own vocabulary with regards to shape and form.
Classes take place in Christine's well equipped studio in the Model House Craft and Design Centre in Llantrisant, South Wales.
Throwing, turning and if required burnishing form the basis of the course. A selection of pieces would be bisque fired.
The course consists of two sessions - one for throwing and one for turning and finishing the pieces.
Two sessions of three hours: £125

Christine Gittins specialises in low-fired one-off ceramic pieces. She is a professional member of the British Craft Potters Association and a member of The Makers Guild in Wales. Her work can be seen at the following galleries:

Aberystwyth Art Centre, Aberystwyth

Craft in the Bay, Cardiff Bay

Contemporary Ceramic Centre, London

Montpellier Gallery, Stratford-on-Avon

Oriel Cric, Crickhowell

Moreton Gallery, Moreton - in -Marsh

Erwood Station Gallery nr. Builth Wells

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What's included in the price?

All tools, clay and a bisque firing of selected pieces are included in the fee.
Tea and coffee.


Christine Gittins Potter
Model House
Bull Ring
Mid Glamorgan
CF72 8EB
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Learned so many new things to do with clay and beads, with a lovely easy going lady. I enjoy it tremendously.

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