Ceramic Courses Starting in March 2013

A wide range of ceramics and pottery courses for adults and children

March 2013

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. 
Throwing teapots and teaware. Tim Andrews - February 06, 2015 to February 09, 2015
Using throwing and turning techniques in porcelain and stoneware, explore the form and function of teapots and teaware. 
Understanding colour in glazes. Linda Bloomfield - February 09, 2015 to February 15, 2015
Gain an understanding of making and using glazes focusing on how using colouring oxides affects different fluxes in a glaze.
Pottery for Kids. Saturday Morning Clay Club (next date to be advised) - October 06, 2014 to February 28, 2015
A weekly club for children to come and enjoy working with clay.
Saturday mornings 10.30 - 12.30. Cost: £15.00pw
Master Class - TACTILE TECHNIQUES WITH CLAY - Rachel Wood - February 28, 2015 to February 28, 2015
Explore and have fun with the process of coiling and pinching. Using an experimental approach, you will gain confidence, skills and befriend your clay!
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.
Masterclass - Glaze Technology (C01003-141501) with Emma Johnstone - January 19, 2015 to March 30, 2015
Designed to give you an introduction to the subject of glaze technology and glaze chemistry (note: start date a week later than published due to moving buildings!)
Ceramic Workshop with Claire Ireland - February 25, 2015 to April 01, 2015
Introduction to methods and creative potential of hand building  in clay. 6 week course
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.
Glaze making and surface explorations: Jim Robison - May 24, 2015 to May 29, 2015
Informative lectures followed by practical experience of mixing raw materials into slips and glazes.
Jenny Beavan - 1 Day Workshop - May 31, 2015 to May 31, 2015
One day workshop in conjunction with Open Studios Cornwall
Claire Ireland at Heatherleys School of Fine Art - April 25, 2015 to June 06, 2015
This class will help you acquire new skills in contemporary ceramic practice, including hand-building, casting, colour and firing. (release date 10 February 2015)
Advanced Raku Workshop with John Evans - June 05, 2015 to June 08, 2015
The ‘Advanced' workshop for those familiar with burnishing and the use of Terra Sig incorporates a wide range of  fuming and smoking techniques (including a pit-fire)  and will be over the Spring Bank Holiday weekend. Book early Fills up very quickly! 
Ceramics - Inspirational workshop - Functional ware - July 06, 2015 to July 10, 2015
Instructors: Ayumi Horie and Martha Grover (USA) with Assistant Stefan Andersson (SW)
Ceramics – Workshop with Clive Bowen, assisted by Stefan Andersson - July 13, 2015 to July 17, 2015
The workshop is conducted in English. Assisting instructor Stefan Andersson also speaks Swedish. To participate in this workshop you need previous experience of throwing and ceramic work.
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.
BONE CHINA AND MOULD MAKING - S.W.FRANCE 2015 - Sacha Wardell - April 06, 2015 to September 07, 2015
All courses will run from Monday - Saturday ( finishing after lunch) and are limited to four students. (see dates) and are held in Juillac, Correze, France
Children's School Holiday Pottery Sessions - Eastnor Pottery - February 18, 2015 to October 28, 2015
Fabulous, themed, workshops that take place every school break.
Potter's wheel workshop - weekend - Eastnor Pottery - January 24, 2015 to November 29, 2015
Spend a relaxing weekend making pots on the potter's wheel.
Potter's wheel workshop - Eastnor Pottery - Jon Williams and Sarah Monk - January 24, 2015 to December 19, 2015
Spend the day 'throwing' pots on the potter's wheel. See many individual days.
Personal 'Bespoke'Tuition - Bob and Mary Kershaw - December 12, 2014 to December 31, 2015
We offer private tuition in clay modelling, sculpture AND the potter's wheel. (Gift Vouchers available for Christmas, Birthdays etc...)