Pottery Wheel Throwing Taster

Detailed description

Get a taste of pottery wheel throwing with this 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.

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

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

Note pieces made during class will not be glazed or fired and clay used will be recycled.

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.