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Monday and Tuesday (6.45pm – 8.45pm)

On this course you will learn basic techniques and good working practice in order to achieve well made and successful work with this versatile material. 

The course focuses on the craft of handbuilding by using pinching, slabbing, coiling and modelling techniques and the use of plaster moulds.

There will also be projects to focus on as well as developing your own ideas through design and practice.

Another important part of this course is learning about glazing and how to achieve the effects you desire through glaze testing and using a variety of different ways to bring out the best in your work. 

This is an in-depth course with an abundance of areas to explore.


This course is suitable for beginners and intermediate.


Most materials (clay, glazes and tools) are included in the cost of the course. You will also need to bring the following:

  • An apron or old shirt to protect your clothes
  • A notebook and pen
  • Fees
    • Autumn  term – £184.32

      Spring term – £159.04

      Summer term – Monday £159.04 / Tuesday £171.68

  • Enrolment
    • Online enrolment available from:

      1st August for autumn term

      4th December for spring term

      18th March for summer term