Ceramic Courses Starting in April 2013

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

April 2013

An Introduction to Handbuilding - Emily-Kriste Wilcox - April 03, 2015 to April 03, 2015
Design and build your own slab pot with paper resist decoration
Easter Children's Pottery Course in East Sussex - March 30, 2015 to April 03, 2015
Easter Children's Pottery Course.....with Mohamed Hamid and Elizabeth Jardine.
Easter Clay Workshops 2015 with Gary Wood - March 30, 2015 to April 09, 2015
Gary wood is running four clay workshops for children during the Easter holiday at his studio in Bathford.
Julian Jardine - Weekend Sculpting Workshop - April 11, 2015 to April 12, 2015
A general Clay Sculpting Weekend
Plaster Mould Making, Workshop, Alison Graham - April 19, 2015 to April 19, 2015
This full day workshop will introduce working with plaster in the creation of simple, one-piece plaster moulds...
Figure sculpting weekend with Julian Jardine - April 18, 2015 to April 19, 2015
A life sculpting weekend using a clothed model
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. 
Brian Dickenson - throwing workshop - April 25, 2015 to April 25, 2015
Basic & intermediate throwing workshop: Also on May 23rd, July 25th, August 22nd, September 19th, October 24th, November 21st, December 12th
Amanda Duggan - Workshop - April 25, 2015 to April 25, 2015
Learn how to create a cylindrical vessel in terracotta clay.
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. 
Julian Jardine - Adult Clay Sculpture courses - March 03, 2015 to April 28, 2015
Adult Clay Classes - A course of classes allowing individuals to have a go at sculpting in clay.  £77 - for 7 weeks
Julian Jardine - Children's Clay Sculpting - March 03, 2015 to April 28, 2015
This is a series of classes for children giving them an introduction to hand building with clay. (5-13 years old)
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.
SVEND BAYER - 3 DAY THROWING LARGE WORKSHOP - May 01, 2015 to May 03, 2015
ONLY TWO PLACES LEFT........Svend Bayer, one of the leading potters in Britain today (Jan 2015)
CLIVE BOWEN 3-DAY SLIPWARE WORKSHOP - May 15, 2015 to May 17, 2015
A rare opportunity to learn from Britain's finest slip decorator
Brian Dickenson - throwing workshop - May 23, 2015 to May 23, 2015
Basic & intermediate throwing workshop: Also on July 25th, August 22nd, September 19th, October 24th, November 21st, December 12th
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 only - 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! 
Brian Dickenson - Glazes introduction - June 20, 2015 to June 21, 2015
An introduction to Glazing techniques
KAZUYA ISHIDA - 3 DAY JAPANESE WORKSHOP - June 26, 2015 to June 28, 2015
Kazuya will demonstrate his unique skills and techniques used in making classic Japanese pots as well as his own very contemporary work.
Ceramics - Inspirational workshop - Functional ware - July 06, 2015 to July 10, 2015
Instructors: Ayumi Horie and Martha Grover (USA) with Assistant Stefan Andersson (SW)
English Slipware Decoration and Wheel Work with Daniel Johnston - July 11, 2015 to July 12, 2015
During the workshop Daniel will demonstrate his signature Slipware decoration and wheel working techniques
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.
Brian Dickenson - throwing workshop - July 25, 2015 to July 25, 2015
Basic & intermediate throwing workshop: Also on August 22nd, September 19th, October 24th, November 21st, December 12th
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.
Brian Dickenson - throwing workshop - August 22, 2015 to August 22, 2015
Basic & intermediate throwing workshop: Also on  September 19th, October 24th, November 21st, December 12th
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
Brian Dickenson - throwing workshop - September 19, 2015 to September 19, 2015
Basic & intermediate throwing workshop: Also on October 24th, November 21st, December 12th
Doug Fitch and Hannah McAndrew Slipware Workshop - September 25, 2015 to September 27, 2015
Doug Fitch and Hannah McAndrew present a long weekend workshop.
Beginner Pottery Weekend Course - with Kim Langley - May 23, 2015 to October 17, 2015
Learn to hand build and to throw on a potters wheel at this series of Potters Workshops (various weekends)
Brian Dickenson - throwing workshop - October 24, 2015 to October 24, 2015
Basic & intermediate throwing workshop: Also on November 21st, December 12th
Children's School Holiday Pottery Sessions - Eastnor Pottery - February 18, 2015 to October 28, 2015
Fabulous, themed, workshops that take place every school break.
Brian Dickenson - throwing workshop - November 21, 2015 to November 21, 2015
Basic & intermediate throwing workshop: Also on December 12th
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.
Brian Dickenson - throwing workshop - December 12, 2015 to December 12, 2015
Basic & intermediate throwing workshop: Also should be courses in 2016 (Christmas Present?)
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...)