Wheel Pottery Class : 5 week class
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About the Course
Looking for a bit of dirt and excitement?
then take a Go Create 10 week Wheel Pottery class
Fun, excitement and support from a highly experienced tutor guaranteed. Suitable for beginners and returners. Each student will work on a slick Shimpoo wheel. Our highly experienced tutors will ensure that you improve week by week. Beginners will be taken through the basics of wedging (preparing clay), to throwing (making pots on the wheel), trimming and turning (finishing pieces off on the base and decorating (using coloured slips or glazes). Students with more experience can receive guidance and support when required. Our tutors coach accruing to your particular level.
If booking with a CraftCourses voucher for part or all of the course fee, please fill in the contact form above or telephone us. Your voucher code must be provided at the point of booking.
What's included in the price?
Our 10 week class includes: practical demonstrations and plenty of hands on practice. This is a great introduction to wheel thrown pottery and lets you make your gifts, kitchenware, etc. the right way…and for use.
WHAT YOU’LL LEARN:
Wedging and kneading
Lifting and trimming
Turning a plate
Please note that there is an additional cost of £3-£8 cost per item for firing and glazing depending on the size of each piece
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Course Start DatesThursday 10th May 2018
- Accessible by public transport
- Suitable for beginners
- Teen friendly
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