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5(6 reviews)

Private Pottery Class for Two

5(6 reviews)
Location
Dalston
Price
£75pp
Time
2 hour class
Level
Beginner
A beginners wheel-throwing session for 2 people that takes you through the basics.
Private Pottery Class for Two
by Jo Davies Ceramics
5
Private Pottery Class for Two by Jo Davies Ceramics - art in London
Flexitime
from £75 per person

What you will do

2 hour class

Daytime

If you've always wanted to have a go at throwing then this is a good place to start. This session is 2 hours long and is designed for two people so is a great shared experience for two friends or a couple. One of our tutors will teach you how to create a simple cylinder shape that you could use as either cups, flower pots or for serving food. Your tutor will use demonstrations, discussions and hands-on assistance to guide you through the process.

Saturday classes are available and run at the following times: 9:30-11:30am 12:30-2:30pm 3-5pm

Weekday classes are available at flexible times and dates and all classes are subject to availability.

The Jo Davies Studio is the professional studio for the ceramicist Jo Davies and is set inside the Chocolate Factory Workshops in Stoke Newington near Dalston. Jo Davies designs and makes her own range of porcelain which can be seen at the studio. She works with other tutors to offer Beginners and Master Classes alongside her own practice. The Chocolate Factory is a beautiful environment for learning and a secret London gem.

Items made during the session will be fired and finished at the studio and should be collected at a later date. This usually takes about 5 weeks.

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Flexitime Class

This is a Flexitime class, which means the teacher can run this class around your schedule.

Number of people in an Obby Flexitime classYou need to be a group of 2
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Reviews (6)
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Giuseppe
7 Jul
The Wheel-Throwing session was a fun and pleasant experience, our teacher was fantastic, very knowledgeable and patient with us , I would definitely like to return again and would recommend any beginners to do a session.
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Kevin
5 Aug
Great setting, really fun subject and the instructor was excellent.

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Giuseppe
7 Jul
The Wheel-Throwing session was a fun and pleasant experience, our teacher was fantastic, very knowledgeable and patient with us , I would definitely like to return again and would recommend any beginners to do a session.
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Kevin
5 Aug
Great setting, really fun subject and the instructor was excellent.
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Susan
13 Jan
My partner and I had a really great time at the workshop! Our instructor, James, was excellent, and the pace and setting were perfect. Lots of fun, would love to try this again.
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Rosanna
5 Jan
We really enjoyed the private workshop for two - it was a present from my boyfriend and great fun to do together! The instructor, James, was relaxed, supportive and patient, helping us out with practical advice along the way. The workshop was warm and cosy and we came away feeling like we'd learnt a new skill - one that my boyfriend especially is really keen to explore further with a future course potentially. In the meantime, we can't wait to return in a few weeks to collect the pieces we made! Thanks for a wonderful experience.
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Ernest
11 Jan
An amazing private pottery class that was more than worth it. Instructor was really helpful and we created some really good pots for first timers! Really really enjoyable and would absolutely recommend!
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Kishan
25 Jan
Great teacher fantastic workshop - can't wait to collect the pots!

Class location

Dalston
The Chocolate Factory
Farleigh Place
N16 7SX
London

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Private Pottery Class for Two by Jo Davies Ceramics - art in London

About your host, Jo Davies Ceramics

Jo Davies is an experienced tutor in ceramics and offers tuition in her studio for wheel-throwing with the help of a dedicated team of assistant tutors. She is considered an expert in her field and, since graduating from her Ceramics degree in 2002, she has taught a wide range of students - from school groups to undergraduates. She has a Masters degree from the Royal College of Art and fifteen years of professional practice in ceramics so her advice is sought after by people both looking to begin their interest in wheel-throwing clay and by those who want to take their knowledge further.

Classes at the Jo Davies Studio are small - no more than 4 at a time - so everyone receives the attention they need to learn. Individual progress is often quicker than in larger classes when a teacher's attention is more thinly spread. Many classes will give one demonstration and expect you to sink or swim. This is not our way. We believe strongly in frequent guidance at the early stages of learning to wheel-throw, allowing students to gather confidence to stand on their own two feet without allowing them to flounder.

Jo, with the help of her assistant tutor, offers Beginners classes, Taster sessions and Master Classes. All Master Classes at the studio are taught exclusively by Jo.

Please contact the studio for further information about classes if you have any questions.

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Notes

All materials and tools are provided. Please wear comfortable clothes (no skirts please) and tie your hair back.

Age Requirement

18

Flexible cancellation policy

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

Private Pottery Class for Two
by Jo Davies Ceramics
5(6 reviews)
Private Pottery Class for Two by Jo Davies Ceramics - art in London
Flexitime
from £75 per person
2 hour class
from £75 pp