Ceramic Courses Starting in April 2013

A wide range of ceramics and pottery courses for adults and children

April 2013

Jill Ford - Ceramic Workshops - Owl, kitchen herbs planter - July 24, 2014 to July 24, 2014
Learn to throw pots under the expert guidance of professional potter Jill Ford. Jill will carefully guide you through all the stages needed to throw a vase or bowl, also hand build Valentine Hearts in this session.
Slipware Courses 2014 - Mark Titchiner - July 21, 2014 to July 25, 2014
The aim of this course is to have some fun by taking a few risks with free form slip decoration, to spice up decorating skills and improve students' making skills with throwing or slab-work.
PORCELAIN LAMPSHADES - Anna Whitehouse - July 19, 2014 to July 26, 2014
Two day course (2 Saturdays). Explore the wonderful translucency of porcelain and experiment with surface textures to create a unique, contemporary porcelain lampshade
La Meridiana - 29 Ceramic Imagery: Relief Carving and Surface Illustration - Richard Notkin and Jason Walker - July 13, 2014 to July 26, 2014
A reflection on the Narrative - with two masters of the field. Handbuilding, mouldmaking. Intermediate and advanced.
Throwing Pots on the Wheel - Kjersten Emberton - July 26, 2014 to July 26, 2014
Throw a pot with an expert potter, that will be fired afterwards and ready to use with potter Kjersten Emberton
SVEND BAYER WORKSHOPS - Throwing - July 25, 2014 to July 27, 2014
Svend Bayer will be holding a three day throwing workshop. TWO PLACES LEFT (8.7.14) If you want them act NOW!
4 day Slip-decorating earthenware: Patia Davis - July 23, 2014 to July 27, 2014
The programme considers both traditional and contemporary approaches to slip application
One Two Five Art School with Gary Wood. - July 28, 2014 to August 01, 2014
One Two Five are hosting another five day event for young people aged between 12 and 16.
Big Pot Making Weeks - Ruardean Pottery - July 28, 2014 to August 01, 2014
Double the size of your pots in one week! 
La Meridiana - 31 Light and Shadow Angeliki Papadopoulou - July 27, 2014 to August 02, 2014
Capturing light in ceramics in sculpture, lamps and abstract objects. Handbuilding, throwing. For all.
MOULD MAKING AND BONE CHINA WORKSHOPS IN WILTSHIRE - Sasha Wardell - July 28, 2014 to August 02, 2014
This year two different types of courses are offered over five and a half days - the general introductory course and an advanced course.  Both of which are held in a working studio and are limited to 4 students maximum to allow for personal tuition. This is advanced.
Making and Decorating - with Jim Robison - August 03, 2014 to August 08, 2014
Slab and extrusion techniques with individual tuition in all areas
La Meridiana - 32 Wood fired figures - Donna Polseno - July 27, 2014 to August 09, 2014
The figure as a reference point for wood fired sculpture in terracotta. Throwing and handbuilding. For all
Bethan Jones - Regular Weekly workshops - August 09, 2014 to August 09, 2014
Bethan teaches regular weekly workshops, as well as Saturday mornings.
4-day 'Clay Brainstorming' - Throwing Improvers - tutors Jeremy Steward and Sandy Lockwood - August 07, 2014 to August 10, 2014
This course seeks to provide ideas for risk taking and creating new outcomes, which may then become individual to you, to perhaps help you develop unexpected ways of seeing and making
TOOL MAKING - Anna Whitehouse - August 16, 2014 to August 16, 2014
Using plaster, clay, wire and bits and bobs from the studio spend the day making some unique, specialist tools to use with your own projects at home.
La Meridiana - 33 Connections: Form – Glaze - Firing John Colbeck - August 03, 2014 to August 16, 2014
A two weeks training with an exceptional potter and educator of profound knowledge and humanity. Throwing. Beginners and advanced
Brian Dickenson - throwing workshop - August 16, 2014 to August 16, 2014
Basic & intermediate throwing workshop: Also on September 20 2014.
Weekend Classes - John Huggins, Ruardean Pottery - August 16, 2014 to August 17, 2014
Held most months these pottery classes are designed to develop the skills of throwing on the potters wheel. 
ONE-DAY THROWING WORKSHOP with Julie Ayton - August 17, 2014 to August 17, 2014
Throwing days are suitable for all students from absolute beginners to experienced potters who want to extend the scale or range of their throwing through guided practice.
THROWING ON THE POTTER’S WHEEL - Roger Guy-Young - August 15, 2014 to August 17, 2014
This class is suitable for both absolute beginners, and those with some experience who are looking for some concentrated time and tuition to improve their skills.
Slipware Courses 2014 - Mark Titchiner - August 18, 2014 to August 22, 2014
The aim of this course is to have some fun by taking a few risks with free form slip decoration, to spice up decorating skills and improve students' making skills with throwing or slab-work.
Firing course - Wood fired marathon - Nic Collins and Sabine Nemet - August 15, 2014 to August 23, 2014
Bring your pots and pack and fire 2 kilns in one week.
Printing onto Clay - Adele Howitt - August 23, 2014 to August 23, 2014
A fascinating image making process of transferring images onto wet clay with studio artist Adele Howitt
Bethan Jones - Regular Weekly workshops - August 23, 2014 to August 23, 2014
Bethan teaches regular weekly workshops, as well as Saturday mornings.
Mark Griffiths - Courses 2014 - Decorating Skills - August 22, 2014 to August 24, 2014
Designed to develop a range of decorating skills, this course will include brush decoration, using a slip trailer, cutting through slips (hakame) and applied decoration with clay. 
Strange Things with Salt - Workshop with Chester Nealie - August 21, 2014 to August 26, 2014
Salt firing workshop with Chester Nealie at Alt Gaarz. This is a workshop for all of you, who are bored about throwing salt into the fire box - and for those, who would like to enjoy the late summer laid back atmosphere between two lakes together with friends and good talks.
La Meridiana - 34 Running with the horse - Sandy Brown - August 17, 2014 to August 30, 2014
You will find that you can be creative without even trying! Handbuilding. Beginners and advanced
Weekend/Day Throwing Pottery Course in Mid Wales - Alex Allpress - August 30, 2013 to August 31, 2014
Potter's Wheel Day or Weekend Workshops - Spend a relaxing day or weekend making pots on the potter's wheel.
Throwing Day Course for Beginners/Intermediates in Mid Wales - Alex Allpress - August 31, 2014 to August 31, 2014
Potter's Wheel Day or Weekend Workshops Spend a relaxing day or weekend making pots on the potter's wheel. - techniques based upon the potters wheel including: throwing, turning, attaching handles & motifs and decorating methods using under-glaze and coloured slip.
Pottery Evening Classes with Paul Jessop - March 17, 2014 to September 01, 2014
An enjoyable course for beginners / improvers who would like to experience and explore the major ways of making pottery.
Sasha Wardell - Masterclass in Belgium - August 28, 2014 to September 01, 2014
Masterclasses in bone china and mould making from Sasha Wardell
Throwing course With Sabine Nemet - September 06, 2014 to September 07, 2014
A weekend of throwing for intermediate to advanced throwers.

For  more information and booking please go to: www.sabinenemet.co.uk
La Meridiana - 36 The Figure - Tip Toland and Patti Warashina - August 31, 2014 to September 13, 2014
Two different approaches to the figure in clay, by two foremost American sculptors. Sculpture. Intermediate and advanced
Bethan Jones - Regular Weekly workshops - September 13, 2014 to September 13, 2014
Bethan teaches regular weekly workshops, as well as Saturday mornings.
MOULD MAKING AND BONE CHINA WORKSHOPS IN WILTSHIRE - Sasha Wardell - September 15, 2014 to September 20, 2014
This year two different types of courses are offered over five and a half days - the general introductory course and an advanced course.  Both of which are held in a working studio and are limited to 4 students maximum to allow for personal tuition.
Brian Dickenson - throwing workshop - September 20, 2014 to September 20, 2014
Basic & intermediate throwing workshop
Weekend Classes - John Huggins, Ruardean Pottery - September 20, 2014 to September 21, 2014
Held most months these pottery classes are designed to develop the skills of throwing on the potters wheel.
Doug Fitch and Hannah McAndrew workshop - September 27, 2014 to September 28, 2014
Doug Fitch and Hannah McAndrew present a weekend workshop.
La Meridiana - 38 Ceramic travel and sculpture Cathy Lawley - September 16, 2014 to September 30, 2014
Join award-winning sculptor Cathy Lawley for a Tuscan Pottery and Sculpture experience.
Just Making Better Pots in Cornwall - Richard Phethean - September 29, 2014 to October 03, 2014
Five day intensive throwing course for experienced ceramicists or keen beginners. Lots of time, clay and individula tuition, to develop and improve throwing techniques and attempt new forms.
La Meridiana - 40 Raku and its colours - Ute Grossmann - September 28, 2014 to October 04, 2014
A superlative use of color with the Raku technique. Handbuilding and Raku firing. For all
MOULD MAKING AND BONE CHINA WORKSHOPS IN WILTSHIRE - Sasha Wardell - October 06, 2014 to October 11, 2014
This year two different types of courses are offered over five and a half days - the general introductory course and an advanced course.  Both of which are held in a working studio and are limited to 4 students maximum to allow for personal tuition.
Weekend/Day Throwing Pottery Course in Mid Wales - Alex Allpress - October 11, 2014 to October 12, 2014
Potter's Wheel Day or Weekend Workshops - Spend a relaxing day or weekend making pots on the potter's wheel.
Throwing Day Course for Beginners/Intermediates in Mid Wales - Alex Allpress - October 12, 2014 to October 12, 2014
Potter's Wheel Day or Weekend Workshops Spend a relaxing day or weekend making pots on the potter's wheel. - techniques based upon the potters wheel including: throwing, turning, attaching handles & motifs and decorating methods using under-glaze and coloured slip.
La Meridiana - 41 Shape n' Shake in Tuscany Ellen Shankin - October 05, 2014 to October 18, 2014
Investigating forms and training skills with a master. 
Weekend Classes - John Huggins, Ruardean Pottery - October 18, 2014 to October 19, 2014
Held most months these pottery classes are designed to develop the skills of throwing on the potters wheel. 
Raku making decorating and firing techniques - Tim Andrews at West Dean - October 19, 2014 to October 23, 2014
Experience the tutor's methods for forming Raku pots - either by hand-building or by throwing on the wheel - and try out various ways of burnishing the unfired surface using slips, including terra sigillata.(residential available)
La Meridiana - 43 Raku fired Sculpture with Paperclay - Lorri Acott - October 19, 2014 to October 25, 2014
Discover new possibilities for subtle sculpture. 
Sculpture, Beginners
Full day pottery sessions with Paul Jessop - March 22, 2014 to October 25, 2014
This course will provide a taste of all aspects of making and decorating slipware pottery
La Meridiana - 44 The Clay Context - Jeff Shapiro - October 27, 2014 to November 03, 2014
Travel and study programme, focusing on the material and forming process in clay.
Weekend Classes - John Huggins, Ruardean Pottery - November 15, 2014 to November 16, 2014
Held most months these pottery classes are designed to develop the skills of throwing on the potters wheel. 
Potter’s wheel workshop Weekend - Eastnor Pottery - Jon Williams and Sarah Monk - January 25, 2014 to November 23, 2014
Spend a relaxing weekend making pots on the potter's wheel. You will explore a whole range of making techniques based upon the potter's wheel 
Evening Classes at Wobage - Jeremy Steward, Patia Davis & Ana Simmons - April 29, 2014 to November 30, 2014
Jeremy Steward, Patia Davis & Ana Simmons - These 10 week courses, predominantly in thrown ceramics are suitable for beginners, intermediate and advanced makers.
Potter’s wheel workshop - Eastnor Pottery - Jon Williams and Sarah Monk - January 25, 2014 to December 14, 2014
Spend the day ‘throwing' pots on the potter's wheel.
Throwing Day Course for Beginners/Intermediates in Mid Wales - Alex Allpress - December 14, 2014 to December 14, 2014
Potter's Wheel Day or Weekend Workshops Spend a relaxing day or weekend making pots on the potter's wheel. - techniques based upon the potters wheel including: throwing, turning, attaching handles & motifs and decorating methods using under-glaze and coloured slip.
Weekend Throwing Pottery Course in Mid Wales - Alex Allpress - December 13, 2014 to December 14, 2014
Potter's Wheel Day or Weekend Workshops - Spend a relaxing day or weekend making pots on the potter's wheel.
School Holiday Courses - Eastnor Pottery - Jon Williams and Sarah Monk - February 19, 2014 to December 29, 2014
Themed workshops taking place every school holiday. Sessions designed for 4-8yrs & 9-12yrs and include either a go on the potter's wheel or work with coloured slips.
Pottery Classes: Weekends - Ruardean Pottery - January 01, 2014 to December 31, 2014
Held most months these pottery classes are designed to develop the skills of throwing on the potters wheel. 
Tim Andrews - April 01, 2015 to April 30, 2015
Tim will be teaching in April 2015 - exact dates nearer the time or contact Coombe farm studios for more information.