Firebird Studios offers two hour workshops in many aspects of pottery.
We also do a variety of longer “intensives’ – between 4 hours and 2 days!
Raku and reduction firings are frequent as well as pit firing during winter!
Firebird Studios holds regular workshops in all aspects of pottery. Most are suitable for beginners, while some expore special advanced topics as “intensive” workshops, suitable for experienced potters.
Bells are wonderful little pinch pots to make! Make the bell, donger, beads and other fixtures out of various types of clay!
In this Mug Workshop you will hand build a set of two to four mugs, or completely different mugs if you choose!
Make two beautiful planters – one freely coil built, the other built in a mould with coloured slip and sgraffito.
Coil & Sculpt Workshop
We will make a small figurine PLUS a 30cm tall sculpture! Its easier than you think, and SO satisfying as your work takes shape!
Bowl & Platter Workshop
Make a beautiful decorated fruit bowl and a cheese board platter or plate
Dinner Setting Workshop
In this workshop we will be designing and making a single setting dinner set!
Porcelain Jewellery Workshop
Make the delicate porcelain jewellery pieces. Try out the wonderful clay that is porcelain!
Keep Cup Workshop
Use coloured slip to decorate your own design on a mould, then learn to slip cast!
Sip N Sculpt
Evening relaxed creativity space. Enjoy a glass of wine while your hands are playing with a lump of clay. Turn off from the busy week, tune into creativity. This class is informal and occurs on many Thursday evenings.
Christmas Decorations Workshop
Make your own porcelain Christmas Decorations – for hanging on the tree or adorning the christmas table!
Beginner Potters Wheel Workshops
Ever watched fascinated as potters make a spinning wheel and a lump of clay into a pot? Here is your chance to try your hand at making a pot on the Potter’s Wheel.
First Term Workshops: