Pottery Wheel Throwing Intensive

Detailed description

Jumpstart your pottery wheel throwing career with this intensive hands on class which will introduce you to the basics of throwing clay on a potters wheel.

The class will cover the following:

• Overview of the components and operation of a pottery wheel

• Why and how clay is prepared before throwing

• Throwing techniques including centering, opening and raising.

• Throwing different types of shapes. You will make three pieces including a cup, bowl and plate.

You'll also get to choose the glaze colour for each of the pieces you make which will then be fired.

No previous knowledge or pottery experience is required for this course.

This class runs daily including weekends from 1:00pm to 3:30pm.

Terms & conditions

Aprons are supplied but please wear comfortable and casual clothing that you won’t mind possibly getting clay on.

Full refund if class is cancelled more than 2 weeks out from the scheduled class date.

In the event student can't attend the scheduled class date an alternate available date will be offered.