Courses: Summer & Weekend See all types

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.
Julian Jardine - Children's Clay Sculpting - October 28, 2014 to December 20, 2014
This is a series of classes for children giving them an introduction to hand building with clay. (5-13 years old)
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. 
Pottery Weekend Workshop with Gary Wood (no dates yet) - October 06, 2014 to January 31, 2015
Gary will teach you a number of forming techniques and methods of mark making which you can develop over the weekend. 
John Evans - Original Alternative Raku Workshop - Sussex - May 22, 2015 to May 25, 2015
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.
Glaze making and surface explorations: Jim Robison - May 24, 2015 to May 29, 2015
Informative lectures followed by practical experience of mixing raw materials into slips and glazes.
Advanced Raku Workshop with John Evans - June 05, 2015 to June 08, 2015
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! 
Making and decorating: Jim Robison - July 26, 2015 to July 31, 2015
Hands on making in all areas, but with specific emphasis on hand built and extruded forms.