Workshop

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BRICKWORKS AT CAST | FIRST COURSES AND OPEN ACCESS

Details of the first courses at our new ceramics studio:

Six-week Beginner Ceramics with Jaye Taylor 

Wednesday evenings, 6-8.30pm
13 July -17 August
Course fee £190

Discover a range of hand-building techniques, throw your first pot on the wheel, explore surface decoration and learn how to glaze in these six sessions with Jaye. You will be shown each making process at the beginning of the session and then supported to improve your skills as the course progresses.

The course fee includes tuition, equipment, materials and firing of seven pieces.

Throwing For Beginners with Bridie Maddocks

Saturday afternoons, 1.30-4pm
23 July -13 August
Course fee £130

Learn how to throw your first forms on the potters wheel. You will be guided through the processes of wedging, centring, forming walls and shaping clay on the wheel. You’ll then select your 5 favourites and will be shown how to apply glaze before we fire them for you, ready to collect within three weeks of the last session.

The course fee includes tuition, equipment, materials and firing of five pieces.

Clay Taster Sessions

Saturday 30 July or Saturday 13 August, 10am – 12.30pm
Session fee £35

One-off sessions allowing you to have a go on the wheel and learn to pinch & coil your first pots! Perfect for beginners, families, as a gift, or a refresher and intro to the studio if you’ve done a bit before.

The fee includes tuition, equipment, materials and firing of three pieces.

To book on to any of the sessions or to register your interest in open access use of the studio facilities at your own pace please email [email protected]