Friday Morning - Pottery Course on the Wheel by Clover & Emilia Pottery - art in London
Friday Morning - Pottery Course on the Wheel by Clover & Emilia Pottery - art in London

Friday Morning - Pottery Course on the Wheel

This is a six week mixed abilities pottery course for throwing on the potter's wheel, with trimming and glazing.

Pottery And Mosaics Class

Six session course

Beginner

South Wimbeldon SW19

Friday Morning - Pottery Course on the Wheel
by Clover & Emilia Pottery
Six session course
£190 per person

Classes

Six session course

Daytime

This six week mixed ability course will take you through the basics of the pottery throwing. No previous experience of working with clay is required!

You will be guided through clay preparation, from throwing on the pottery wheel, to refining and glazing your works. Beginners will learn clay preparation, throwing and trimming. For experienced learners, we can tailor the workshop to focus on any techniques or shapes you would like to improve on.

It will be taught in a relaxing environment in a small group of five, and you will be guaranteed a wheel to use every class, with no need to share. All tools and materials are included. Firing is charged at £1 per 100g weight of clay.

Included among techniques, but not limited to:

  • Clay preparation
  • Throwing on the potter's wheel: centring, opening, pulling up, shaping.
  • Trimming
  • Glazing

Booking fro September term: Date and time: Term 1&2: this course will run for 13 weeks with 1 week break on 1st November, on the following dates: 20-Sep 27-Sep 4-Oct 11-Oct 18-Oct 25-Oct 8-Nov 15-Nov 22-Nov 29-Nov 6-Dec 13-Dec You would be expected to attend all sessions, however, if under exceptional circumstances that you have to miss sessions, you will be allowed to make up a maximum of one session in another class provided availability. You will not be entitled to refund for any missing sessions

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Fri 20 Sep 2019, 10:00am - 12:30pm
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Did you know?

The word ceramic can be traced back to the Greek term keramos, meaning “a potter” or “pottery”. Keramos in turn is related to an older Sanskrit root meaning “to burn.” (from Ceramic Studio Prague)
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Class location

South Wimbeldon
Studio 3, ACAVA Studios
21C Lombard Road
SW19 3TZ
London

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About your host, Clover & Emilia Pottery

About the Studio: Located in a light industry building 10 minute walk from South Wimbledon or Morden Station (Northern Line), Studio 3 is run by two resident ceramic artists Clover and Emilia. The studio is equipped with 8 pottery wheels, and over 20 glazes, two on site kilns and plenty of shelving to store works.

About the Classes: You will be taught in a relaxing and creative environment in a small group of up to 8, targeting on throwing on a potter's wheel. No previous experience of working with clay is required. Beginners will learn clay preparation, throwing and trimming. For experienced learners, we can tailor the workshop to focus on any techniques or shapes you would like to improve on.

Our theTutors: Clover Lee: a London base craft potter, a finalist of BBC reality talent show The Great Pottery Throwdown 2017. She started her pottery journey in 2011 as an evening student before becoming a full time potter in 2018. Clover is proud of her Asian heritage and creates a mixture of functional and stunning items - such as bonsai planters, decorative vases, sake sets, mugs and tableware. She says she is "inspired by the traditional art and culture of China and Japan".

Emilia Radlinska: trained as a ceramicist at the Australian National University (Canberra School of Art). Since graduating in 2002 she has practised, exhibited and taught ceramics in Australia, the USA and for the last five years, at the Glasgow Ceramics Studio in Scotland.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate contacting Clover.

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Notes

Please bring any inspirational items, such as sketchbooks, examples of works you really like, or your own works. As well as this, comfortable clothing that you don’t mind getting dirty, and your own apron if you have one. If you have long hair please tie them back.

Age Requirement

18

Flexible cancellation policy

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

Friday Morning - Pottery Course on the Wheel
by Clover & Emilia Pottery
Six session course
£190 per person
Six session course
from £190 per person