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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! 
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.
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. 
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. 
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.
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
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.
Ceramics - Inspirational workshop - Functional ware - July 06, 2015 to July 10, 2015
Instructors: Ayumi Horie and Martha Grover (USA) with Assistant Stefan Andersson (SW)
CLIVE BOWEN 3-DAY SLIPWARE WORKSHOP - May 15, 2015 to May 17, 2015
A rare opportunity to learn from Britain's finest slip decorator
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.
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)
David Rogers, The Vinegar Hill Pottery - May 09, 2015 to May 09, 2015
This is the perfect course for people who have always wanted to try their hand at making pots on the potter's wheel.