Introduction To Pottery Short Course
Our Introduction to Pottery Short Course is a great entrance course for those who want to dip their toes without committing to a Master Class!
Introduction to Pottery Short Course
The Introduction to Pottery Short Course is a 5 week immersion into the very basic techniques used in making pottery by hand.
You will learn about the different types of clay, how to roll clay, pinch, coil and slab build.
You will make plates, planters, cups, mugs, and a vase.
- About clay
- Rolling clay by hand
- Creating & using textures
- Various flatware plates and bowls
- Obtaining a professional finish
- Pinch pots – cup, saucer and spoon
- Coil build a planter
- The clay workflow
- Mug with a handle
- Slip cast Keep Cup
- Coloured clay as decoration
- Slab building
- Making a small jewellery box
- Making a small vase
- Introduction to Glazing
- Glazing Rules
- Glazing Techniques
Where to from here?
You can continue to learn at your own pace with a membership to Open Studios.
You could try your hand at “throwing” on the Potter’s Wheel
You could go on and develop your skills further with a Master Class
Please indicate your interest for the Introduction to Pottery Short Course using the form.
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