Pottery on the Wheel - Tuesday Evening by Clover & Emilia Pottery - art in London
Pottery on the Wheel - Tuesday Evening by Clover & Emilia Pottery - art in London

Pottery on the Wheel - Tuesday Evening

by Clover & Emilia Pottery

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1 reviews
This is a 13 weeks (12 sessions) 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

Pottery on the Wheel - Tuesday Evening
by Clover & Emilia Pottery
Six session course
£190 per person

Classes

Six session course

Evening

This 13 weeks (12 sessions) 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 29 October, on the following dates: 17-Sep 24-Sep 1-Oct 8-Oct 15-Oct 22-Oct 5-Nov 12-Nov 19-Nov 26-Nov 3-Dec 10-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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Tue 17 Sep 2019, 6:45pm - 9:15pm
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South Wimbeldon, SW19 3TZ
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Tue 24 Sep, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 1 Oct, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 8 Oct, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 15 Oct, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 22 Oct, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 5 Nov 2019, 6:45pm - 9:15pm
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Tue 12 Nov, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 19 Nov, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 26 Nov, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 3 Dec, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 10 Dec, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 14 Jan 2020, 6:45pm - 1:00pm
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Tue 21 Jan, 6:45pm - 1:00pm

Tue 28 Jan, 6:45pm - 1:00pm

Tue 4 Feb, 6:45pm - 1:00pm

Tue 11 Feb, 6:45pm - 1:00pm

Tue 18 Feb, 6:45pm - 1:00pm

Tue 25 Feb 2020, 6:45pm - 9:15pm
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Tue 3 Mar, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 10 Mar, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 17 Mar, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 24 Mar, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 31 Mar, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 21 Apr 2020, 6:45pm - 9:15pm
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Tue 28 Apr, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 5 May, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 12 May, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 19 May, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 26 May, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 9 Jun 2020, 6:45pm - 9:15pm
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Tue 16 Jun, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 23 Jun, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 30 Jun, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 7 Jul, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

Tue 14 Jul, 6:45pm - 9:15pm

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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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Olivia
10 Dec
I have absolutely loved my 6 week pottery course with Clover. As a complete beginner I have really enjoyed learning a new skill and Clover has been thorough and helpful in every session, giving skills and advice, whilst also allowing you the freedom to create exactly what you want. A huge thank you!

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Olivia
10 Dec
I have absolutely loved my 6 week pottery course with Clover. As a complete beginner I have really enjoyed learning a new skill and Clover has been thorough and helpful in every session, giving skills and advice, whilst also allowing you the freedom to create exactly what you want. A huge thank you!

Class location

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

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Pottery on the Wheel - Tuesday Evening 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.

Pottery on the Wheel - Tuesday Evening
by Clover & Emilia Pottery
Six session course
£190 per person
Six session course
from £190 per person