Our Hand-building courses are taught by our tutor Stephanie. They cover the start-to-finish process of making a set of pots using different techniques such as coil-building, pinching and slab-building.These courses are aimed at complete beginners, however we offer custom sessions and courses for those with a bit of experience.
Group, 5 week Hand-Building Course (Ages 14+)
In this 5-week hand-building course you will learn the fundamentals of hand-building through various techniques such as pinching, coiling and slab building while working with our tutor Stephanie, you will also be introduced to surface decoration and glazing methods. This course is suitable for beginners with no experience.
What we’ll cover:
introduction to clay
Pinch and coil techniques
Week 1: Coiling
Week 2: Pinch pottery/Surface decoration
Week 3: Slab building (soft slab)
Week 4: Slab building(Leather hard slab)
Week 5: Glazing
We offer customised lessons if you can't see something that suits your ideas from our options, just send us an email enquiry and we will get back to you with a price quote.
If you want to continue learning, you always have the option to return & take more classes at a date of your choice! Each time you return, we can increase the complexity of the class if you wish & teach you different techniques.