Courses: Summer & Weekend See all types

Whichford Pottery - Workshops - February 20, 2016 to February 20, 2016
Our workshops are fun - no experience necessary! You will be taught throwing and hand-building techniques in small groups by two of our highly-skilled potters.
Curtis Benzle - Porcelain - Colour and Light - April 17, 2016 to April 23, 2016
The class is open to everyone.  While in the past we have had many exceptional artists in the class, we have also had many people with no previous experience with clay.  We will require no previous knowledge of ceramics again this year as we will be using specific techniques that do not require any "art talent". 
Glaze making and surface explorations: Jim Robison - May 22, 2016 to May 27, 2016
Informative lectures followed by practical experience of mixing raw materials into slips and glazes.
Throwing masterclass with Rob Sollis - May 21, 2016 to May 28, 2016
This throwing master class by Rob Sollis endeavors to rid ceramic form of unnecessary clutter and fuss.
John Evans - Original Alternative Raku Workshop - Sussex - May 27, 2016 to May 30, 2016
The 'Original' workshop course will include the use of burnishing and terra sigillata to provide the smooth and polished surface ideal for these 'naked clay' techniques. There will be tips on how to make work for successful firing, how to achieve those solid blacks and whites and the use of colour in naked raku. FULL
Advanced Raku Workshop with John Evans - June 10, 2016 to June 13, 2016
The ĎAdvanced' workshop for those familiar with burnishing and the use of Terra Sig incorporates a wide range of  fuming and smoking techniques (including a pit-fire)  and will be over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend. Book early Fills up very quickly! (3 Spaces now Left at 28/11/15)
Wobage: 5 Day Earthenware throwing and slip decorating: Patia Davis and guest James Burnett-Stuart - June 29, 2016 to July 03, 2016
Alongside guest demonstrator James Burnett-Stuart, Patia will lead an exploration of throwing and slip-decoration using earthenware clay.
Paper Clay Casting with Paper and Plants - Claire Ireland - July 03, 2016 to July 03, 2016
A taster day
Wobage: 2-day - Wheel-Throwing Stoneware, Beginners - July 07, 2016 to July 08, 2016
This intensive 2 day course is aimed specifically at beginners who have done little or no wheel-throwing before.
Wobage: 3-day Wheel-throwing Stoneware, Improvers, Jeremy Steward - July 13, 2016 to July 15, 2016
This intensive 3 day course is aimed specifically at intermediates who already have some experience in wheel-throwing.
Pottery (all abilities) - Alison Graham - November 18, 2015 to July 20, 2016
Course I am running at Llanover Hall Art Centre, Romilly Road, Canton, Cardiff. Wednesdays 7-9pm:
Wobage: 5 day Slip Decorated Earthenware: Patia Davis - July 20, 2016 to July 24, 2016
This course, now in it's 7th year, continues to inspire a spirited and imaginative group of student dishes and bakers.
Making and decorating: Jim Robison - July 31, 2016 to August 05, 2016
Hands on making in all areas, but with specific emphasis on hand built and extruded forms.
Throwing Day Course for Beginners/Intermediates in Mid Wales - Alex Allpress - January 09, 2016 to November 27, 2016
Potter's Wheel Day or Weekend Workshops. Spend a relaxing day or weekend making pots on the potter's wheel.