Thursday Evenings - Pottery Course on the Wheel by Clover & Emilia Pottery - art in London

Thursday Evenings - Pottery Course on the Wheel

Thursday Evenings - Pottery Course on the Wheel by Clover & Emilia Pottery - art in London
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

Thursday Evenings - Pottery Course on the Wheel
by Clover & Emilia Pottery
Thursday Evenings - Pottery Course on the Wheel by Clover & Emilia Pottery - art in London
Six session course
£190 per person

Overview

Six session course

Evening

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

Date and time: Term 1&2: this course will run for 13 weeks with 1 week break on 31st October, on the following dates: 19-Sep, 26-Sep, 3-Oct , 10-Oct, 17-Oct, 24-Oct, 7-Nov, 14-Nov, 21-Nov, 28-Nov, 5-Dec, 12-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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Thu 16 Jan 2020, 6:45pm - 9:15pm
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South Wimbeldon, SW19 3TZ
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Thu 23 Jan, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Thu 30 Jan, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Thu 6 Feb, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Thu 13 Feb, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Thu 20 Feb, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Thu 27 Feb 2020, 6:45pm - 9:15pm
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Thu 5 Mar, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Thu 12 Mar, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Thu 19 Mar, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Thu 26 Mar, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Thu 2 Apr, 5:45pm - 8:15pm

Thu 23 Apr 2020, 5:45pm - 8:15pm
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Thu 30 Apr, 5:45pm - 8:15pm

Thu 7 May, 5:45pm - 8:15pm

Thu 14 May, 5:45pm - 8:15pm

Thu 21 May, 5:45pm - 8:15pm

Thu 28 May, 5:45pm - 8:15pm

Thu 11 Jun 2020, 5:45pm - 8:15pm
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Thu 18 Jun, 5:45pm - 8:15pm

Thu 25 Jun, 5:45pm - 8:15pm

Thu 2 Jul, 5:45pm - 8:15pm

Thu 9 Jul, 5:45pm - 8:15pm

Thu 16 Jul, 5:45pm - 8:15pm

None of the dates work for you? Let the host know and you will be notified when new dates are added.

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Class location

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

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Thursday Evenings - Pottery Course on the Wheel by Clover & Emilia Pottery - art in London

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.

Thursday Evenings - Pottery Course on the Wheel
by Clover & Emilia Pottery
Thursday Evenings - Pottery Course on the Wheel by Clover & Emilia Pottery - art in London
Six session course
£190 per person
Six session course
from £190 per person