Pottery – Suitable for Beginner – Thursday’s Class

Please Note: Spring 2023 Course is now fully enrolled


Course Description:

This class is suitable for complete beginners to pottery. Students will design and create pottery pieces with both functional and decorative applications, from the planning and creating process to the final glazed form.

Techniques demoed include pinching, coiling, slab construction and how to plan and create your own work.
Structure of classes subject to change.

The intention of this class is to teach new skills within a relaxed, friendly environment.

Week 1: Introduction
                 Health and Safety
                 Clay basics
                 Pinch Pots

Week 2: Tools

Week 3: Coil Pots
                 Slab Rolling

Week 4: Surface techniques
                  Hump/Slump Moulds

Week 5: Construction
                  Box making
                  Personal Project Planning

Week 6: Project Planning
                  Maquette Making
                  Personal Projects

Week 7: Personal Projects

Week 8: Glazing/ Collection of Work

Course Day & Time: Thursday evening 7.00 – 9.30 

Start Date: 26/01/2023 

Cost: €130

(Please note a tool kit for this class is available to purchase from the tutor for an additional  €30 paid to the tutor on the first night of the class. No need to buy this kit if you have your own tools)

Course Format: In class with tutor (Maximum of 10 students)

Duration: 8 weeks

Enrolment: You can enrol online through by clicking on the Easy Payments Button then.

Please Note; Spring 2023 class is now fully enrolled

Tutor: Naomi Boylan

Pottery – Beginner

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