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Five Week Throwing Course

5(11 reviews)
Over five weeks, you will throw different forms (bowl, vase) on the wheel and trim, paint, decorate and glaze your creations.
Hackney
In-person
£230 pp
5 session course
Beginner
Next available date:8th May 2022
What happens in this class?

This is a five week throwing course. The course is suitable for all levels and will comprise of five, consecutive, two hour sessions and will take place on Sundays. Each person will have their own dedicated wheel for the entire length of the course. At the end of the course, you will have up to five items to take home.

All materials, firings and tuition are included in the price.

Outline

Week 1 - This session will involve intensive teaching. You will be taught, step by step, how to throw a pot on the wheel. The teacher will demonstrate how to…

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Things to remember

Working with clay can be very messy so please consider this when deciding what to wear. Also please note that the process of throwing on the wheel with long fingernails is difficult and you may require assistance to open and pull up the walls of your pot.

Latest Reviews
5(11 reviews)
Selena - November 25th
I'm really enjoying my classes. Tessa's studio is so beautiful & spotlessly clean. She's really friendly and makes sure to spend 1:1 time with everyone in class to help develop their skills and the forms we make.
Marina - November 22nd
Great course. The teacher is great and the space is beautiful.
Meghan - September 13th
Great to be back in the studio!
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Age Requirement

18

Flexible cancellation policy

Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.

Your Teacher
Teacher

Sak Beh Studio Pottery was founded by Tessa Robinson, who lives and works in London. Her idea was to create a comfortable, homey place to work and be creative. Situated in a very busy and central location, just off Stoke Newington High Street, the studio is a drop of calm in a very fast moving world.

Tessa trained in Fine Art, specialising in sculpture (modelling in clay). On completion of a three year Post Graduate Course at the Royal Academy of Arts, Tessa set up a studio in Hackney. The transition from sculptor to potter came many years later whilst…

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Class Location
Sak Beh Studio Pottery
Hackney
3 Garnham Street
Stoke Newington
N16 7JA
London

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Five Week Throwing Course

Reviews

Selena - November 25th
I'm really enjoying my classes. Tessa's studio is so beautiful & spotlessly clean. She's really friendly and makes sure to spend 1:1 time with everyone in class to help develop their skills and the forms we make.
Marina - November 22nd
Great course. The teacher is great and the space is beautiful.
Meghan - September 13th
Great to be back in the studio!
Celine - August 9th
Just did one course so far but I can’t wait to go back
Andrew - August 5th
I have only had my first session, but it was fantastic! Great teacher and lots of time to practice :)
Wendy - August 3rd
The course was well planned and organised. We were able to move onto the throwing very quickly and enjoy success early on. Highly recommended.
Josh - March 11th
The course was my second throwing experience, but the first one so in depth. Tessa is a good and patient teacher. She balances 1-2-1 time and group explanations very well. I really enjoyed it and I can't wait to pick up my creations!
Jess - March 10th
Great to get to see and experience every stage of the process! Tessa is great.
Pete - February 8th
Excellent work environment. Clear and focused teaching technique across the five weeks. Outstanding support from the teacher and the technician. First class modelling of work practice. Great atmosphere.
Annie - February 2nd
The studio is the cleanest I've seen; small class size; a lot of creative freedom; and thoughtful instruction. It was a very personable experience. I highly recommend this course to get the foundations of the full process.
Michaela - February 2nd
This is my second class I’ve booked with Sak Beh pottery studio ... 5 week throwing course is amazing experience , You learn so much , truly enjoyed every minute of it 🙏🏻 Tessa is a great teacher and I’m already looking forward doing some more .