Workshops

Ceramics workshops as well as regular workshops in many related creative art, craft and artisan fields.

Workshops

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

Upcoming Workshops

Potter’s Wheel Introduction for Beginners

Beginner Workshop – Potters Wheel – Saturday 20th July 2 – 4 pm 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.

Date Nite – Adults Only Monsters!

Friday 26th July – 6 – 7:30 pm
Get a group together, or at least grab your bestie, for “Date Nite”. It’s not restricted to couples but it is strictly adults only! Monster fun!!!

Intermediate Potter’s Wheel Workshop

Sunday 28th July – 10am – 3:30 pm Throwing larger, throw off the mound – teapot – lid, spout, and add a handle, lidded containers – one piece and multi piece, spouts, handles, lugs, rimming techniques

Parent / Child Mini Workshop

Saturday August 3rd – 2 – 4 pm

Make and decorate – cups, bowls, monsters, animals, boxes – anything! Monthly workshops.

4 Week Beginner’s Pottery Wheel Course

Starts Monday August 5th – 4 week introduction course to the potters wheel.

Date Nite – Blinded Sculpting

Friday 9th August – 6 – 7:30 pm
Get a group together, or at least grab your bestie, for “Date Nite”. It’s not restricted to couples but it is strictly adults only! That’s right – sculpting with a blindfold!

Plates Bowls and Planters Workshop

Saturday August 10th – 2 – 4 pm

Beginner pottery workshop to get your started in working with clay!

Clay as Canvas – Advanced Decorating Techniques

Sunday August 11th – 10am – 3:30 pm.

Learn more about texture, coloured clays, engobes, underglazes, glazing, carving, sgraffito and explore interesting ways to use these ideas!

Date Nite – the Ghost Experience!

Friday 23rd August – 6 – 7:30 pm
Get a group together, or at least grab your bestie, for “Date Nite”. It’s not restricted to couples but it is strictly adults only! That’s right – sculpting with a blindfold! Best experienced with your partner, or at least a really good friend!

Mug Workshop

Saturday August 24th – 2 – 4 pm

Beginner pottery workshop to get your started in working with clay!

Beginner’s Pottery Wheel Workshop

Monday 2nd September – 6 – 8 pm

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.

Date Nite – Pinch Me Pink

Friday 6th September – 6 – 7:30 pm
Get a group together, or at least grab your bestie, for “Date Nite”. It’s not restricted to couples but it is strictly adults only! Pink clay????

Tile and Mural Workshop

Saturday September 7th  – 2 – 4 pm

Beginner to Advanced – learn the ins and outs of making tiles and murals!

Raku Workshop

Sunday 8th September – 10 am – 2 pm

Bring along some suitable pots for enduring a trial by fire, and learn something more about the unique Raku process.

Boxes Workshop

Saturday 21st September – 2 – 4 pm

Learning the skills to make boxes opens up a whole new avenue of creating in clay – suitable for beginners to advanced.

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Address

4/6 Ramly Drive
Burleigh Heads
QLD, 4220