Evening classes at Wobage run on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings, between 6.45 and 9.15pm, for three ten week blocks per annum. Tutors: Jeremy Steward, Patia Davis and Ana Simmons
These 10 week courses, predominantly in thrown ceramics are suitable for beginners, intermediate and advanced makers. Numbers are limited to a maximum of 8 students to ensure sufficient one to one tuition and a power-wheel for each participant.
The focus of the classes is with the development of wheel-thrown work, along with other related skills such as clay preparation, turning, handling, slip-decoration and raw-glazing.
On Tuesday Ana's students make with white stoneware, handbuilding & throwing using high-fired slips and glazes.On Wednesdays, Patia's students make slip-decorated earthenware. On Thursdays, Jeremy's work in salt-glazed stoneware.
Reservations for a 10 week term are made with a £50 deposit, the remaining balance of £130 is payable on the first evening of term. A small charge will be made in addition to the course fee to cover the cost of fired pots. Once you have joined a course, students are offered priority of place for the following term should they wish to continue.