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In-person classCOVID-19 SecureClay Making
5(1 review)
A beginner session to try your hands at ceramics!
Elephant and Castle / Burgess Park
£45 pp
What happens in this class?

This session will concentrate on the basics of hand building - pinching and coil building. Suitable both for complete beginners as well as students with some prior clay experience, wanting to develop upon their experience and learn about ceramics hand building. This class gives you the opportunity to get familiar with the material through creating a bowl and/or a vase. A great way to experiment and get into making with clay. The item you create will be fired and glazed for you to pick up at a later date.

Things to remember

All materials and firings included. Small scale classes of 4/5 students. Aprons and tools to use are included.

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5(1 review)
Asad - February 18th
Great class, very supportive. Elena was a fantastic teacher!
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Your Teacher

Elena is a practicing ceramic artist and has extensive experience working with clay. Starting last year she's taught courses at HND ceramics department and beginner courses at Morley College. As well as that, she has taught at the Victoria & Albert Museum and Camden Arts Centre. Elena has trained at the Royal College of Art /LDN, Shigaraki Sculpture Park /JPN and Parsons Paris school of Art & Design.

Lessons take place in her private artist studio and focus on your individual approach to the art of making (aided by the small class sizes). Elena's key areas of specialism are hand…

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Class Location
Elena Gileva Ceramics
Elephant and Castle / Burgess Park
CC44 ASC Studios
Taplow House, The Chaplin Centre, Thurlow Street
SE17 2DG
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Asad - February 18th
Great class, very supportive. Elena was a fantastic teacher!