Spring and Summer 2016 Oxcombe Pottery Workshops
Participants will learn the following skills during 8 week courses:
Introduction to Hand building Course
• Slump moulding
• Tile making
• Slab building
• Decoration techniques
Introduction to Throwing Course
• Throwing a cylinder
• Throwing a bowl
• Turning and adding handles
• Throwing a plate
• Throwing lids, mugs, jugs
By the end of the courses, participants will have made a series of experimental pieces and also have the chance to choose one or more methods to explore further in the final two weeks.
4 week mini course
making boxes and bowls, coiling and hand building
2 hour taster session
making tiles and experimenting with surface treatment techniques
Based on individual requirements
Sessions will be led by two experienced ceramic artists:
Monday-Wednesday: Charlotte Lauriston-Norris
Charlotte has a BA (Hons) in Ceramics & Glass from The University of Sunderland and has worked internationally as a teacher of ceramics.
Thursday-Saturday: Nicki Jarvis
Nicki has a BA (Hons) in Ceramics from the University of the West of England and is experienced in leading pottery workshops.
If you have missed the start of a course, don't worry, you can join us at any point, call for details.
To book your place
Places for each workshop are limited to 8 per session with a minimum of 4 people required to run a new course.
Please call 01507 533227 to enquire (or for an online enquiry form click here)