Ceramic Courses Starting in April 2013

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

April 2013

West Dean College - Anna Lambert - Slab built ceramics: responding to place - February 14, 2016 to February 19, 2016
Working from the Sussex chalk landscape surrounding West Dean, use drawing to develop designs for simple slab built ceramic platters and wall pieces.
Animal sculpting in paper clay - Susan Halls at West Dean - February 14, 2016 to February 19, 2016
Learn a fast and exciting approach to animal sculpting using a variety of pottery techniques.
Whichford Pottery - Workshops - February 20, 2016 to February 20, 2016
Our workshops are fun - no experience necessary! You will be taught throwing and hand-building techniques in small groups by two of our highly-skilled potters.
AN INTRODUCTION TO POTTERY - Jennie Gilbert and Emily Myers - March 03, 2016 to March 04, 2016
2 DAY POTTERY COURSE - This course is aimed at enthusiastic Beginners. 
Linda Bloomfield - Glaze Making Introduction at Morley College - February 19, 2016 to March 18, 2016
GLAZE MAKING AND UNDERSTANDING MATERIALS: AN INTRODUCTION.
Experimenting with paper clay. Claire Ireland - April 07, 2016 to April 10, 2016
Discover the exciting potential of building with paper clay.
Understanding colour in glazes - Linda Bloomfield at West Dean - April 17, 2016 to April 21, 2016
Gain an understanding of making and using glazes focusing on how using colouring oxides affects different fluxes in a glaze.
Curtis Benzle - Porcelain - Colour and Light - April 17, 2016 to April 23, 2016
The class is open to everyone.  While in the past we have had many exceptional artists in the class, we have also had many people with no previous experience with clay.  We will require no previous knowledge of ceramics again this year as we will be using specific techniques that do not require any "art talent". 
Linda Bloomfield - Glaze Making Introduction at Morley College - April 23, 2016 to May 07, 2016
GLAZE MAKING AND UNDERSTANDING MATERIALS: AN INTRODUCTION.

Glaze making and surface explorations: Jim Robison - May 22, 2016 to May 27, 2016
Informative lectures followed by practical experience of mixing raw materials into slips and glazes.
Throwing masterclass with Rob Sollis - May 21, 2016 to May 28, 2016
This throwing master class by Rob Sollis endeavors to rid ceramic form of unnecessary clutter and fuss.
John Evans - Original Alternative Raku Workshop - Sussex - May 27, 2016 to May 30, 2016
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. FULL
Advanced Raku Workshop with John Evans - June 10, 2016 to June 13, 2016
The ĎAdvanced' 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! (3 Spaces now Left at 28/11/15)
Wobage: 5 Day Earthenware throwing and slip decorating: Patia Davis and guest James Burnett-Stuart - June 29, 2016 to July 03, 2016
Alongside guest demonstrator James Burnett-Stuart, Patia will lead an exploration of throwing and slip-decoration using earthenware clay.
Paper Clay Casting with Paper and Plants - Claire Ireland - July 03, 2016 to July 03, 2016
A taster day
Wobage: 2-day - Wheel-Throwing Stoneware, Beginners - July 07, 2016 to July 08, 2016
This intensive 2 day course is aimed specifically at beginners who have done little or no wheel-throwing before.
Wobage: 3-day Wheel-throwing Stoneware, Improvers, Jeremy Steward - July 13, 2016 to July 15, 2016
This intensive 3 day course is aimed specifically at intermediates who already have some experience in wheel-throwing.
Pottery (all abilities) - Alison Graham - November 18, 2015 to July 20, 2016
Course I am running at Llanover Hall Art Centre, Romilly Road, Canton, Cardiff. Wednesdays 7-9pm:
Wobage: 5 day Slip Decorated Earthenware: Patia Davis - July 20, 2016 to July 24, 2016
This course, now in it's 7th year, continues to inspire a spirited and imaginative group of student dishes and bakers.
Making and decorating: Jim Robison - July 31, 2016 to August 05, 2016
Hands on making in all areas, but with specific emphasis on hand built and extruded forms.
Throwing Day Course for Beginners/Intermediates in Mid Wales - Alex Allpress - January 09, 2016 to November 27, 2016
Potter's Wheel Day or Weekend Workshops. Spend a relaxing day or weekend making pots on the potter's wheel.
Lesley McShea - December 07, 2015 to December 12, 2016
Monday evenings from 6.30-8.30pm @ £25 per session. A regular series of Pottery Courses in Stoke Newington, London N16 by Lesley McShea.