Potters Wheel Short Course
August 16 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm$595.00
Potters Wheel Short Course – 5 Weeks
Starting Tuesday August 16th 12:30pm – 2:30pm
The Potters Wheel Short Course is a 5 week immersion into the very basic skills required to make simple pots on the potters wheel – “throwing”
You will learn about preparing clay, centering, opening, making cylinders and bowls. You will also learn to make bottles and simple lidded containers!
- About clay
- Clay preparation
- How the wheel works
- Basic trimming
- Cylinders & Bowls
- Trimming a foot ring
- Adding a handle
- Throwing on a bat ring
- Plates and shallow bowls
- Trimming plates
- Basic lids and galleries – make a lidded container
- Trimming bottles and lids
- Practice weak points
You will also have access to open studio to practice and finish your work during your course.
Please bring your own towel.