What you will do
Five session course
Learn about hand and wheel pottery and discover why its oh so fashionable!
Each morning we’ll start with a brief talk or presentation on topics such as contemporary practice. surface decoration, glazing and firing. We'll then take students through some practical demonstrations such as different handbuild techniques, special considerations for the kiln firing of sculptural pieces, surface decoration, using oxides and coloured slips, handle pulling or throwing on the wheel. Students will be encouraged to work on a project build of their choice with creative directional and technical support from a practicing ceramic artist or potter.
Students can work on functional or non-functional designs and glean advice from advanced practicing potters and see inside a working studio. Personal projects can range from making teapot or tea set, vase, cups, a ceramic clock or lamp base.
Includes basic materials. There is an additional charge for firing and glazing of finished pieces.
We ensure quality. If your class doesn't reach your expectations, we'll give your money back.
About your host, Go Create
Go Create is an amazing learning hub based in SW London.
Set up by Kirsty Kennedy in 2012, it provides fun art experiences and information-rich workshops for both adults and children. It specialises in inspiring people from all walks of life to "Go" and "Create", whether for fun or to discover and develop a new talent.
It also offers creative directional support and develop specialist courses for more advanced learners.
Flexible cancellation policy
Any class can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.