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           POTTERY CLASSES

We keep classes small so that we can provide everyone with plenty of support & the best experience to begin a fantastic clay journey. All our classes run every day when we are open, they just need to be booked in advance.

 

General Info -

 

  • All Sessions are suitable for beginners, No prior knowledge is necessary.
  • We can host group bookings of up to 8 people
  • The sessions make great gifts and are all available as gift vouchers.

NEW ** POSITIVE POTS CLASS £50pp

2hr class 

10-12pm OR 1.30-3.30pm

 

Our Positive Pots class is about celebrating the human body in all its beautiful & diverse forms. Its a really fun class that can be both hilarious and heart warming at the same time.

 

We start by showing you how to create your item, this may be planter, vase, Mug or Jug- using either coils or slabs of clay.

 

We then use additional clay to add the Bits!!

Any body part big or small can be added- Noses, Boobs, Missing Boobs, Tummy, Bums, Body Fluff - Even the naughty bits can be added!

 

The class includes firing & return glazing session. 

 

POSITIVE POTS CLASS
50.00 GBP

Pay for a future Class, valid for 6 months from date of purchase - Once paid you will receive your Pre-payment Documents & Session Info within 24hrs during opening times.
Please note we usually need 8-10 weeks notice for weekend bookings

POSITIVE POTS CLASS

AJ INSPIRED GNOME CLASS £35pp

 

2hr Class

14yrs+

 

10-12pm OR 1.30-3.30pm

 

Come & join us as we show you how to make a garden gnome, finished with an AJ style face, and other personal touches to make them unique.

 

Bisque firing included, they can then be painted at home with acrylics OR you may wish to return to the studio to glaze them £15pp.

AJ STYLE GNOME CLASS
35.00 GBP

Pay for a future Class, valid for 6 months from date of purchase - Once paid you will receive your Pre-payment Documents & Session Info within 24hrs during opening times.
Please note we usually need 8-10 weeks notice for weekend bookings

AJ STYLE GNOME CLASS

NEW**

FLORAL WREATH OR WALL HANGER £50pp

2.5hr class

14yrs +

 

10-1pm OR 1.30-4pm

 

Come & join us whilst we make either a floral wreath or wall hanger.

 

We show you how to prepare & make your base, then show you how to sculpt the flowers & leaves, before adding them to your creation.

 

Bisque firing is included in the session fee,they can then be painted with acrylics at home

OR you can return to the studio for a glazing session (£15pp)

 

FLORAL WREATH / HANGER
50.00 GBP

Pay for a future Class, valid for 6 months from date of purchase - Once paid you will receive your Pre-payment Documents & Session Info within 24hrs during opening times.
Please note we usually need 8-10 weeks notice for weekend bookings

FLORAL WREATH / HANGER

**NEW**

Hannah's Idyllic Island Class £35pp

 

Our Fabulous Hannah, has brought her amazing Idyllic Islands to the Potter Studio.

 

1.5 hr Class

14yrs+

10-11.30am OR 1.30-3pm

 

you'll be shown step by step how to prepare & shape your island before making your  lighthouse & houses. 

You can add personal touches to make them unique.

 

Bisque firing included with collection 3 weeks later.

You can then either paint at home with acrylics OR return to the studio to Glaze them (£15pp).

 

HANNAHS IDYLLIC ISLANDS CLASS
35.00 GBP

Pay for a future Class, valid for 6 months from date of purchase - Once paid you will receive your Pre-payment Documents & Session Info within 24hrs during opening times.
Please note we usually need 8-10 weeks notice for weekend bookings

HANNAHS IDYLILC ISLAND CLASS

CUP MAKING CLASS £35pp

 

14yrs +

1-1.5 hr class

10-11.30 or 1.30-3pm

 

Includes a return visit to glaze your cup 2-3 weeks later.

 

In this step by step class you are shown how to prepare & texture a slab of clay. You are then shown how to build your cup, adding texture, decoration and a handle.

CUP MAKING CLASS
35.00 GBP

Pay for a future Class, valid for 6 months from date of purchase - Once paid you will receive your Pre-payment Documents & Session Info within 24hrs during opening times.
Please note we usually need 8-10 weeks notice for weekend bookings

CUP MAKING CLASS

BREAKFAST SET CLASS £55pp

14 yrs + 

10-12.30pm OR 1.30-4pm

 

Come & join us making a fabulous little breakfast set in this 2-2.5 hour class.

This class uses the pottery wheel, GR Forms and slabs to make a Cereal bowl,Breakfast or Toast plate and a Mug.

 

There is nothing nicer than eating your breakfast from your very own handmade pots.

 

The class includes simple glazing ready for collection 3-4 weeks later. Should you wish to design and glaze your own pots this is an additional £15pp per session.

BREAKFAST SET CLASS
55.00 GBP

Pay for a future Class, valid for 6 months from date of purchase - Once paid you will receive your Pre-payment Documents & Session Info within 24hrs during opening times.
Please note we usually need 8-10 weeks notice for weekend bookings

BREAKFAST SET

Pottery Taster Class £35pp 

2- 2.5hr class

14 years +

10-12.30pm OR 1.30-4pm

 

A great introduction to the fabulous world of clay hand building. This is a great all rounder class that will suit the needs of many.

 

During the class we use either pinch pots, coils or slabs to make some fabulous clay creations by hand.

 

You will choose an item to make from our studio examples, then we demostrate the method of construction along with how to shape, attach, blend and add texture & surface decoration to your creation. 

 

 

The class includes bisque firing, your creations can then be painted with acrylics at home.

OR

you may wish to return to the studio at a later date to glaze your item yourself, this is an additional £15pp per session.

POTTERY TASTER CLASS
35.00 GBP

Pay for a future Class, valid for 6 months from date of purchase - Once paid you will receive your Pre-payment Documents & Session Info within 24hrs during opening times.
Please note we usually need 8-10 weeks notice for weekend bookings

POTTERY TASTER CLASS

BIRD HOUSE £50PP

16yrs+

2.5hr class

10-12.30pm OR 1.30-4pm

 

A fabulous step by step class to make a fabulous bird box for the garden.

 

You will prep your clay and cut out the individual pieces using templates, before constructing your bird house from your slabs of clay. Once built we then add finishing touches, that makes your bird house unique.

 

Firing & clear glaze is included in the session fee, should you wish to return to the studio to add colour glaze your creation its an additional £15pp per session.

BIRD HOUSE CLASS
50.00 GBP

Pay for a future Class, valid for 6 months from date of purchase - Once paid you will receive your Pre-payment Documents & Session Info within 24hrs during opening times.
Please note we usually need 8-10 weeks notice for weekend bookings

BIRD HOUSE CLASS

FAIRY HOUSE CLASS £50PP

14 yrs +

2.5hr class

10-12.30pm OR 1.30pm-4pm

 

A fabulous step by step class. You decide on the style of house from our many examples, then you are then shown how to constuct the house along with all the quirky touches. If you wish, these can be made into lanterns.

 

Bisque Firing is included in the session fee, ready for painting with acrylics at home

OR

If you wish to return to the studio to have your creations glazed, its an additional £15pp per session.

FAIRY HOUSE CLASS
50.00 GBP

Pay for a future Class, valid for 6 months from date of purchase - Once paid you will receive your Pre-payment Documents & Session Info within 24hrs during opening times.
Please note we usually need 8-10 weeks notice for weekend bookings

FAIRY HOUSE CLASS

FREE PARKING

OPENING HOURS - BY APPOINTMENT 

 

MON: CLOSED

TUES: 10-4pm*

WED: 10-4pm*

THUR: 10-4pm

FRI: 10-4pm*

SAT: 10-4pm*

SUN:CLOSED

 

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

ADDRESS

The Crafty Potter

Heskin Hall Shopping Village

Heskin Hall Estate

Wood Lane

chorley

PR7 5PA

 

CALL US                   During Opening Hours... 

01257 453399

OR Email 

wheekandsleep@gmail.com

When classes are running, we cant always get to the phone.We answer mail & messages before & after classes. We endeavour to get back to you within 24hrs during opening times.

 Friendly Reminder:

 

Due to very limited storage space, I'm afraid we can only keep all your beatiful handmade & painted pots for 6 weeks.

 

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

COLLECTING your pots...

 

Please bring your ticket number with you. Collection is between 10-3pm during opening hours.

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