We run a 6 week beginners course

Its a great fun & friendly introduction to the various methods of working with clay.


You Can either attend our...


6 Wk Flexible Course: Sessions don't need to be attended on the same day or time each week - fab for those that work shifts. Weekly/fornightly attendance, for 6 weeks




  • For adults aged 16 and over


  • The Flexible & Weekend Courses offer the same content, Projects are rotated regularly.


  • The first 4 weeks are tutor led, making an item set by the course tutor, for the purpose of teaching the required skill set, in the available time frame available. You will be able to add your own unique finish to the items.


  • In week 5 you explore our own ideas to make a clay creation, you'll draw upon the skills learned during the previous weeks-This session is not tutor lead, but advice & support is on hand.


  • Clay & Bisque firing of all your work is included.


  • Time includes 10 minutes clear & tidy at the end of each session


  • Unfortunatley onced booked, missed sessions cant be refunded or rescheduled, so please ensure that you can attend the session before booking.





  • 10-12.30pm


During each session there may be a mix of people at various stages of the course, once booked you can start at the next available space. Weekdays this is usually within a couple of weeks, weekends are booked around 4-6 weeks in advance.     



This course is for beginners, We will teach you the different methods of working with clay through various projects, set by the course tutor.


Week 1: Coils  You'll learn how to make and then build a simple pot using coils of clay


Week 2: Wheel Learn the steps to wheel throwing before adding some surface decoration to your pots


Week 3: Slab We show you how to prep & make an item from either a single or multi slabs of clay in this session. 


Week 4: Pinch & Sculpture Learn how to pinch pots as a base, before exploring how to shape and model clay, Making one of our potter animals or gnomes.


Week 5: Exploring your own ideas using the skills learned during the first 4 weeks.


Week 6: Glazing two of your favourite items from the course 

(other items may be glazed in a return glaze session if you wish, 2 hr session £15)

TO BOOK A DATE: Either complete the booking request form below or ring the studio 01257 453399


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