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Seymour Road Studios - Weekly Pottery courses - Fran Tristram - September 08, 2014 to December 03, 2014

Master all the hand-building techniques making pots by pinching, coiling and slab-building, together with introduction to decoration techniques using texture, slips, oxides and glazes.

Plaster Model/Mould Making For Slip Cast Ceramics with Ed Bentley - December 03, 2014 to December 05, 2014
These three day residential courses help craft potters, students or anyone wishing to develop their skills in plaster mould making for slip-cast ceramics.   All are welcome to attend, regardless of current skill level and background. 
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.
Make ceramic spoons. Claire Ireland - December 14, 2014 to December 14, 2014
Learn how to make ceramic spoons using hand building and surface decoration techniques.
Julian Jardine - Adult Clay Sculpture courses - October 28, 2014 to December 17, 2014
Adult Clay Classes - A course of classes allowing individuals to have a go at sculpting in clay.  £88 - for 8 weeks
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. 
David Melville and Bev Burt - ceramics workshop - December 31, 2014 to January 01, 2015
Workshop open to all ages, making cylinders inspired by Edmund de Waal which will be displayed along with Edmund de Waal's at the exhibition.
Pottery - 10 Wk. Evening Classes (no dates yet): Gary Wood - October 08, 2014 to January 28, 2015
Explore your creative potential through clay!
Pottery One Day Taster Workshop with Gary Wood (dates by request) - October 06, 2014 to January 31, 2015
Join Gary for a one-day pottery taster workshop.
Learn new skills and pottery making techniques. No previous experience necessary. 
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. 
Plaster Model/Mould Making For Slip Cast Ceramics with Ed Bentley - February 04, 2015 to February 06, 2015
These three day residential courses help craft potters, students or anyone wishing to develop their skills in plaster mould making for slip-cast ceramics.   All are welcome to attend, regardless of current skill level and background. 
Experimenting with paper clay. Claire Ireland - February 26, 2015 to March 01, 2015
Discover the exciting potential of building with paper clay.
Evening Classes at Wobage - Jeremy Steward, Patia Davis & Ana Simmons - January 05, 2015 to March 09, 2015
Jeremy Steward, Patia Davis & Ana Simmons - These 10 week courses, predominantly in thrown ceramics are suitable for beginners, intermediate and advanced makers. (Now **Monday evenings too!)
Evening Class Monday's Patia Davis - January 05, 2015 to March 09, 2015
A wheel throwing course run by Patia Davis at Wobage.
Plaster Model/Mould Making For Slip Cast Ceramics with Ed Bentley - April 22, 2015 to April 24, 2015
These three day residential courses help craft potters, students or anyone wishing to develop their skills in plaster mould making for slip-cast ceramics.   All are welcome to attend, regardless of current skill level and background. 
Platters and place: using slips, stencils and stamps on clay. Anna Lambert - April 23, 2015 to April 26, 2015
Explore simple printmaking and drawing techniques on clay and use them to develop your responses to the beautiful gardens of West Dean. 
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.
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.
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.