Potters Wheel Short Course
April 22 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm$525
Potters Wheel Short Course – 5 Weeks
Starting Thursday 22nd April 10 am – 12 pm
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 Studios to practice and finish your work after the course.
Please bring your own towel.