Handbuilding Foundations | 6 Week Course | Ceramics Workshops | January & February 2023
This is the handbuilding foundations six week course - a crash course in handbuilding with clay and glazing! The course consists of six 2 hour sessions running weekly over of six weeks.
Week one 11/01/23
Use hump moulds to create a two piece dinner set . You will make a selection of plates and bowls and have the choice to add texture.
Week two 18/01/23
Learn the ancient technique of pinching to create a set of small pinch pots. You will have time to make around three pots and add texture or decoration.
Week three 25/01/23
You will coil clay to create a vase or vessel of your choosing.
Week four 01/02/23
Build using slabs to create a pair of mugs.
Week five 08/02/23
You have the opportunity to use the skills you have learnt in previous weeks to create more pots of your choosing with the guidance of Hollie.
Week six 15/02/23
This week you will have access to various decorating materials and glazes to decorate the work you have made up until now!
The workshops are run by Hollie from Nice Pear Ceramics in her studio and are small, casual and cosy.
All materials and use of tools are included and your work will be fired and glazed ready for you to collect or be posted to you for a small fee in around 4 weeks.
Wednesday Evenings - 11th of January - 15th of February
2 hours, 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM
Studio 3, Hotwalls, Point Battery, Broad Street,
£250 per person (this includes all material and firing costs)
Please note that if you are unable to make the workshop for any reason, we will not be able to issue a refund. You are welcome to give your space to a friend or family member. Please contact us if this is the case.