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Ceramic Tasters - Pottery Classes as Introductions to Handbuilding

F V Ceramics offers CERAMIC TASTERS - POTTERY CLASSES AS INTRODUCTIONS TO HANDBUILDING
£25pp

Studio 260
Contact hello@fvceramics.com  for bookings

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A session about making pots by hand -pinching, coiling, building, rolling, pressing, decorating - to relax, have fun, create, celebrate.

Pinch Workshop (up to 4 people only)

Wednesday 13 June 10.45-13.00 and 18.30-20.45
Saturday 23 June 11.00-13.15

Pinching is one of the ancient approaches to pot making .We will begin the session with an introduction to materials, tools and technique. We will work on up to 3 pieces such as a small bowl, a saucer or a spoon and look at the placement of fingers, thumbs and hands to control form and surface.

In addition to pinching you will also explore ways of developing surfaces through pressing, carving and slip (liquid clay) application.

What is included:
Tuition
Tools and materials (not clay) *
Refreshments
Post production costs (firings, glazing)
Work will be fired and glazed. Ready to collect in 4 weeks.
*(Please note that there is a charge of £2.50 per kilo of clay)
Payment by bank transfer is required upon booking.

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