From beginners to experienced potters, learn to improve your skills on the wheel or try your hand at sculpting or hand building.
When: Friday morning 9.30am - 12pm
What you will learn:
- How to knead your clay
- How to centre your clay on the wheel
- How to form cylinders
- How to create simple bowl forms
- How to turn your forms
- How to pull handles and attach them to cylinders to create coffee mugs, jugs etc.
- Basic glazing and decorating techniques
- Creating many different forms including casserole dishes, flatware such as plates and platters, and much much more.
Casual Weekly Class - Materials & Firing additional (For those of you who want to learn how to throw properly).
This includes all of the above and much, much more!
PLEASE NOTE: When choosing this option please be aware that you must purchase a block of clay ($20 which can be shared), and a beginners tool kit for $18.
You will also need to return for further classes to complete your own pieces. If you choose this class and do not return to finish your own work it will be disposed of after 14 days.
Booking Essential for all classes: Phone (03) 97611336
Maximimum Class of 12 persons per session
Studio Address: 11 Lillypilly Lane, Kilyth Sth, 3137.
Class will be cancelled if less than 6 people are enrolled (this has never happened) in which case all payments will be refunded. All other deposits and class payments are non - refundable but will be held and transfered to another class of your choice assuming there is a vacancy for a term of 12 months from date of payment. Please also note that this class may not be suitable for children under 12 years of age due to needing to be a certain height to use of the wheel.