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Ceramics by Jane Wheeler at Studiopottery.co.uk

Jane Wheeler

Ceramics by Brian Holland at Studiopottery.co.uk

Brian Holland

Upcoming events

Sites Unseen at Studio Eleven 24th January to 11th March, 2018 Sites Unseen is an exhibition of paintings by Chrissy Collinson and ceramic pieces by Martin Harman.
Matthew Warner Solo Show at Contemporary Applied Arts 8th February to 10th March, 2018 A solo exhibition of new work by London-based potter and CAA maker member Matthew Warner.

Recently added Courses

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
Classes in Portugal - Catherine Portal - 18th - 22nd September 2017
A 5 day intensive workshop: 5 days of  'potting' with no interruptions where each one can explore their creativity through hand-building, sculpting or wheelwork and then relax round the garden table over a home-cooked lunch enjoying conversations with fellow potters.
Celia Allen - Animal Sculpture at West Dean - 22nd - 25th September 2017
Animal Sculpture
Adult Summer Pottery Course with Mohamed Hamid - 28th August to 1st September, 2017
Hand building, throwing and decorating techniques! (previous week Fully booked!)

Mark Griffiths – Courses 2014

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Mark offers 4 short courses this summer for beginners to experienced throwers.

Mark’s courses are suitable for both beginners and experienced throwers. All tools and materials will be provided, but please bring your own appropriate tools and brushes if you have them. Course numbers are limited to a maximum of 5 people so that individual tuition is guaranteed. The cost of each course is £240 including refreshments and a light lunch every day. More details shown on Marks page and in the Courses section.
Introduction to Throwing
3 day course Friday 6 June – sunday 8 June
During this introductory three day course you will learn both basic skills and improve other areas of your throwing. There will be a number of demonstrations and a great deal of help for anyone who finds they have a problem with a particular part of the throwing process.
Throwing Larger Pots
3 day course Friday 27 June – sunday 29 June
Learn how to make larger pots in one, two or multiple pieces. For those who have some experience of throwing, this intense three day course will explore new methods of making larger pots with demonstrations of how to approach this challenge. You will spend time improving your skills and gaining confidence in using these essentially simple methods.
Thrown and Altered Pots
3 day course Friday 11 July – sunday 13 July
This course is designed for those wishing to improve their skills in finishing T-pots, square bottles and dishes and any complex joining-up skills you wish to master. Help and demonstrations will take place over the three days. The course is suitable for those with some throwing experience.
Decorating Skills
3 day course Friday 22 August – sunday 24 August
Designed to develop a range of decorating skills, this course will include brush decoration, using a slip trailer, cutting through slips (hakame) and applied decoration with clay. It will cover work on both flat and shaped pots and there will be plenty of demonstrations. Bring your own ideas and experiment with some tried and tested techniques to further develop your work.
The Pottery, Culmington, Ludlow, Shropshire sY8 2DF telephone: 01584 861212
e-mail: mark@markgriffithspottery.co.uk


Posted on March 20 2014 under Pottery and Ceramic Course News.