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Learn how to design, make and decorate a range of clay items using hand-building techniques. Our pottery and ceramics course tutors will support you to explore your own ideas and create your own items.

Ceramics for All View details

This course offers the opportunity to have a go at the “Great British Throw-down” and making something more interesting out of lumps of clay (or as I call it posh mud). A fun course that will give you the opportunity to work with clay and pottery techniques. Open to all levels including beginners, you will explore different making and decorating techniques such as: Imprinting, slip decoration, pinch pot, coiling and slab building methods to make and personalise your work. All materials will be provided, work fired and glazed in the traditional way to a recognised finish (shiny, lovely, long-lasting and individual). Come and join like-minded people in a safe and friendly environment. All are welcome.

Mosaic Making View details

Enjoy making your own mosaic wall decoration in the style of a Victorian Flower Posy. Working in the historic setting of the Donnison School, we will use pretty patterned china and glass to decorate a flower posy shaped wall decoration. Suitable for beginners or improvers, this course will guide you through the skills required to cut, shape and fix your mosaic to create a piece of artwork to treasure or gift. We will learn about and be inspired by the fascinating Victorian use of flowers as symbols for conveying unwritten messages to loved ones.

Pottery View details

Students will be introduced to the properties of clay and how to use it effectively. The course will introduce a variety of skills and techniques in order to design, make and decorate your own ceramic pieces. The work will be completed by glazing.

Pottery - Making Christmas Decorations View details

In this course you will be making clay slab decorations, using techniques and tools to create ideas and designs for special occasions e.g Christmas gifts, decorations.

Pottery for All View details

Ever wanted to have a go at pottery; if you like colourful ceramics and want to put a personal stamp on your creations then this is the course for you. We will make personalised festive ceramics that will be finished to a professional standard, working with traditional pottery techniques. Slab build, coiling and imprinting with coloured slips and exciting glazes. All are welcome and no experience is needed on this course and we aim to keep it fun filled in a relaxed studio environment. Come and have a go at pottery and create unique gifts and personal decorations to adorn your home.