Recently added Courses

Hand Building & Smoke Firing Course at the Moulin with Frances Marr - 11th - 17th June 2017
Over the the course of the week we will explore smoke-firing techniques resulting from the interaction of clay and fire. 
LeachPottery: Workshop with Jenny Beavan - 10th - 11th June 2017
This is a great opportunity for a two day workshop with Jenny Beavan
Residential Pottery Courses in France with Sylph Baier - 14th May to 14th October, 2017
It is mainly throwing based and would suit students with some throwing experience but other techniques can also be covered as well as glazing and firing in electric and gas reduction kiln
Animal Sculpting With Celia Allen - 8th - 10th September 2017
Learn how to sculpt animals of various forms, with a possible Raku firing day to finish

Pottery and Ceramic Course News

Potter’s Wheel Courses and Workshops at Eastnor Pottery

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Escape to the country and spend a relaxing day or weekend learning how to make pottery on the potter’s wheel.

Train and study as a potter at the world renowned Leach Pottery in St Ives, Cornwall

Unique Creative Opportunity with Seasalt and Leach Pottery  

Now in its 4th year, Cornish clothing brand, Seasalt, is again offering another enviable opportunity to train and study as a potter at the world renowned Leach Pottery in St Ives, Cornwall as part of their Seasalt Bursary.

Claire Ireland – Experimental Ceramic Workshop: starts 18 September 2017

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Due to the demand for additional places in my ceramic classes I am pleased to offer a new ten week course at the Museum where my studio is based – starting Monday 18th September 2017. Note: Best to book early as demand will be high!

London Potters Local – East: 17-18 June 2017

London Potters Local studio pottery fair taking place on 17/18 June 11am-5pm.  Head over to the

Pearson BTEC Level 4 HNC Diploma in 3D Design with Emma Johnstone

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Provides a specialist professionally oriented programme of study that covers the key knowledge, understanding and practical skills required in the 3D Design world of Ceramics.This successful and popular course is now interviewing for September 2017 (Sorry, full for this September, but its time to enquire about 2018!)

Residential Pottery Courses in France with Sylph Baier

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Sylph is offering weekly residential pottery courses in a 17th century mill (‘The Moulin’) near Bergerac, France, for a maximum of 3 students in two beautiful workshops in May, June, September and October 2017.

ADOPT A POTTER CHARITY – David Melville fundraising

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Many universities no longer run ceramic courses and there is a demand for them. The Adopt a Potter charity help place young people with experienced potters

Craft Council – business development workshops – in Cornwall

Two interesting half day sessions in Cornwall, for those in reach on 24/25 April 2017.

Auction of Pots for Adopt a Potter Charity – CLAY COLLEGE, STOKE-ON-TRENT

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Following the success of the ‘Potters for Aleppo’ auction, we would like to give potters and collectors another opportunity to acquire some great pots and support a very worthy cause. We are inviting you to join us

HEY CLAY! 7- 9 April 2017

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Hey Clay! is a national celebration of clay. The next Hey Clay! will take place during the nationwide Get Creative weekend from 7-9 April. Find a Hey Clay! event near you