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Ceramics by Juliet Walters at Studiopottery.co.uk

Juliet Walters

Ceramics by Ursula Waechter at Studiopottery.co.uk

Ursula Waechter

Upcoming events

HANDMADE OXFORD at Oxford Town Hall 18th - 20th May 2018 Over 90 makers in mixed show. Ceramics Lindy Barletta and Margaret Gardiner and others
A Pot in The Hand at Round House Gallery, The 5th - 26th May 2018 New work by Tiffany Scull, Angela Mellor, Chris Carter and others. Private view Saturday 5th May from 10.30-7pm
Gouda Ceramic Fair (Goudse Keramiek Dagen) at Goudse Keramiekdagen 10th - 11th May 2018 The Gouda Ceramics Days are an annual two-day event of ceramists from home and abroad. They are held every year on Ascension Day and the following day. Usually attended by some 110 selected clay artists
15th Ceramics- and Pottery Market in Swalmen, Holland at Keramiekmarkt - Swalmen 20th - 21st May 2018 This market, which is organized every second year, enables its visitors to get an overview of contemporary European ceramics. You will find there ceramics of excellent quality from 100 international renowned potters

Recently added Courses

Regular Pottery Courses by Suleyman Saba - 29th January to 31st December, 2018
Students will learn about preparing clay and different techniques of ceramics from pinch pots and coiled pottery, to slab building and throwing. Students are also guided on aspects of decoration and glazing. 
Lindy Barletta weekday Courses in East Sheen - 1st January to 31st December, 2018
Studio Pottery Making techniques: A terms course covers a project in each - pinching, coiling, slab building and throwing.

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.