The Crafty Potter 01257 453399 077 3239 3040
The Crafty Potter  01257 453399    077 3239 3040                               


This fantastic Flexible Four week course is a great fun introduction to working with clay, it can be completed, as and when you wish over a six month period. With no set times, it is perfect for those with busy schedules or those that cant commit to set days. There are 4 sessions, each lasting around 2.5 hours.


Once purchased simply ring the studio and let us know when you are coming for a session and we check availability & book you in



Bisque firing is included in the course fee, Each of your masterpieces can then be taken home & decorated with acrylics.


Alternatively you can glaze all your creations with us in the studio. This is an additional cost of £20.00, this includes 2 return visits to glaze all your creations before being re fired.

The four week course covers ...

Coil Pots

You will learn the traditional method of coil pot assembly.These pots can be finished in a thousand different ways. During the session you will explore some of these and use them to create your own masterpiece.

Potters Wheel

You will be guided through the techniques to throw,centre and pull clay. Your first two pots will be made with the assistance of the crafty potter, you then get 3 further balls of clay to practice the technique's and have a go at making your own pots.

Slab Work

In this session you will make an object from slabs of clay. It could be a vase, lidded pot, cup, dog bowl or a bird house to name but a few.

You will be shown how to prep and assemble the clay, along with some different finishes that can be applied to your pot.

Figure Making / Sculpture

You will learn how to shape ,form and assemble a model in clay. In this session we work together during each step of the process to create one of the many fabulous Potter Animals. As with all the sessions you can add your own creativity and finishes to the project.


Another set of four weeks that can be used as and when you wish over a six month period.

Having learned some of the main pottery techniques,The potter membership allows you to continue exploring the exciting possibilities of clay.

The potter membership allows to to develop the areas that you liked most.

you may want 4 weeks of wheel lessons, or make different things from slabs.

The sessions are yours to use however you wish, this flexibilty allows us to respond to your enthusiam & requirements whilst you learn.

Each session will give you 1:1 support


*You need to have completed the flexible course to become a potter member







TUES: 10-4pm*

WED: 10-4pm*

THUR: 10-4pm*

FRI: 10-4pm*

SAT: 10-4pm*



* We may not be in the studio if no one is booked in


The Crafty Potter

Heskin Hall Shopping Village

Heskin Hall Estate

Wood Lane





01257 453399

077 3239 3040

 Friendly Reminder:


Due to very limited storage space, I'm afraid I can only keep all your beatiful handmade & painted pots for 1 month.


After that point,sadly all Uncollected pots will be disposed off.

COLLECTING your pots...


If we are not in the studio when you collect your pots, dont worry, Simply take your ticket number to the sales desk just outside the studio, and the staff will kindly get your pots for you.

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