Pottery for Beginners

COURSE AIM: To encourage confidence in handling clay starting with simple construction techniques.

COURSE DESCRIPTION: Practical demonstrations of the techniques used in pottery. Advice and feedback as you try different techniques. Learners can try a variety of techniques to suit them from hand building, slab building, coil construction, using the wheel to using glazes.

WHAT ARE THE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS?

None. Anyone interested in beginning to learn pottery.

COURSE INFORMATION:

DAYSTART TIMEFINISH TIMENO OF WEEKSLEVELSTART DATEFINISH DATEHOLIDAY DATEFULL PRICE
SATURDAY10.00AM12.00PM8BEGINNERS16/09/201725/11/201730/09/2017 + 21/10/2017 + 28/10/2017£60.80* plus add costs
SATURDAY (2ND CLASS IF DEMAND)12.30PM2.30PM8BEGINNERS16/09/201725/11/201730/09/2017 + 21/10/2017 + 28/10/2017£60.80* plus add costs

DO I NEED ANYTHING FOR THE FIRST CLASS?

Wear old clothes that you don’t mind getting messy. Price includes all materials used including clay, glazes, kiln, moulds. Tools will be supplied.

VENUE: The Wordsley School. 01384 816043. DIRECTIONS TO CLASS – PLEASE COME DOWN THE SCHOOL DRIVE AND PARK ON THE LEFT HAND CAR PARK NEAR TO THE CARETAKER’S HOUSE. YOU WILL SEE A MOBILE CLASSROOM – WALK TOWARDS SCHOOL BETWEEN THE MOBILE CLASSROOM AND SCHOOL BUILDING AND YOU HAVE YOUR OWN ENTRANCE TO YOUR CLASSROOM THROUGH DOUBLE DOORS ON THE RIGHT HAND SIDE OPPOSITE THE MOBILE CLASSROOM. PLEASE DO NOT GO TO THE MAIN SCHOOL RECEPTION. A MEMBER OF STAFF WILL DIRECT YOU ON WEEK 1.