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Workshops

Firebird Studios offers short and long workshops in many aspects of pottery. 

Our Workshops

Firebird Studios holds regular workshops in all aspects of advanced ceramic studies, as well as workshops in many types of arts and crafts.

Introduction to the Potters Wheel

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.

Cup and Mug Workshops

In this Mug & Cup workshop you will learn a little bit about slip casting a cup, slab building a pair of mug, pinch potting a cup and saucer.

Planter Workshop

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 bust! Its easier than you think, and SO satisfying as your work takes shape!

Pinch Pots

In this workshop we will make a cup and saucer set, some tea light holders, spice dishes and little spoons and some small ring bowls – you do the ones you love!

Bowl & Platter Workshop

 Make a beautiful decorated fruit bowl and a cheese board platter

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!

Wall Hanger Workshop

Make a series of parts for a decorative wall hanger or mobile – bring your drift wood, beads and shells to help you design!

Boxes Workshop

Make a slab built box and a pinch pot box. Make them uniquely yours. Learn cool pottery skills!

Alternative Firing Workshops

During winter we hold a series of alternative firing workshops – pit firing, raku, wood, gas, saggar and even a kiln building workshop! Keep and eye out for winter dates!

Alternative Firing Workshops

During winter we hold a series of alternative firing workshops – pit firing, raku, wood, gas, saggar and even a kiln building workshop! Keep and eye out for winter dates!

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Address

4/6 Ramly Drive
Burleigh Heads
QLD, 4220