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6 Week Course - Handbuilding

This 3 hour weekly course is ideal if you are a complete beginner or know the basics of handbuilding


Choose to follow our Claypit mini-projects or experiment and develop your own creative ideas with the guidance of our tutor.

All are welcome on this course designed to boost your clay-confidence, give you foundation skills and knowledge and introduce you to the benefits of working with clay. Each session will include group demonstrations and individual support to enable you to work at your own pace and level.  Topics covered will include coiling, slab work and pinching.  You will also explore a range of different surface decoration techniques including glazing your work during the final session.  Take this course multiple times to grow your skills and confidence. Maximum class size of 8. Suitable for adults and children 11+ with an accompanying paying adult.  Please bring an apron, tie long hair back and have short nails. Firing charges apply on this course. See below. 

When: Tuesdays 10am - 1pm  Cost: £175

Spring/Summer Start dates: April 16th, June 4th

Firing Charges:

Only pay for what you chose to fire. Your creations will be weighed by us after firing and charged at £1.20 per 100g, payable by card on collection. An average size mug will cost around £3, bowl £4.50,  jug £5, vase £6.

Missed Classes: 

If you can't make a session we will do our best to offer you a replacement at a different time, depending on availability. Replacement sessions will be limited to one and must be taken during the same term. 

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