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‘Learn & Lunch’
Thursday 21st June
Each ‘Learn & Lunch’ includes step by step instruction to a new design technique, a choice of ‘prestige’ pottery items to decorate, and a freshly prepared hot buffet lunch, served in the studio at 1pm. Strictly over 17 years only, please book in advance. Session including tuition, pottery item & lunch only £25.00
Leisurely Lunch Days
An extra long pottery painting session, 11am to 3pm, plenty of time to create at your leisure!! – arrive and leave when it suits you. Help and guidance if you need it. Fresh cooked Jacket Potato Lunch served at 1pm, Teas & Coffees included. Session fee including lunch only £14.00, just add the cost of the item you choose. Please Book in advance, as places are strictly limited…Adults only (17+)
Wednesdays: 6th June & 4th July
Evening Events 7pm to 9.30
Pottery painting and Clay making evenings. Open to all adults (17+). An ideal and fun starting place for complete beginners. Snacks & drinks included in your session fee. Please book in advance, £7 session fee per person, plus the cost of the item you paint, or the clay project you make.
Thursday 7th June Pottery Painting for all. Beginners very welcome.
Thursday 14th June Pottery Painting and clay making – Make a pair of ‘Tower of London’ style poppies.
Thursday 21st June Pottery Painting for all – an ideal starting place for beginners, with ideas to inspire.
Thursday 28th June Pottery Painting and Clay making – Make a Garden Mushroom (see picture below)
Thursday 5th July Charity Pot-a-thon – Pottery painting ALL DAY from 9am to 9pm. Make an easy coil style pot, or a summer bowl from clay with full tuition, plus the chance to throw your our pot on the potter’s wheel. Win a prize in our Tombola, enjoy tea and cakes, coffee and biscuits for a donation. Or just call in to support our annual fundraising day. Radio guest stars and fun events too.
Thursday 12th July Pottery Painting for all. Beginners very welcome.
Thursday 19th July Christmas in July Evening. Paint Christmas pottery items, see NEW items for Christmas 2018, or make a fun Christmas Clay project on the wheel – designed for total beginners. Mulled wine, mince pies and soft drinks included. Fun evening – book now! places for clay making are limited.
Potter’s Wheel Clay to Finished Pot Sessions
Suitable for everyone (ages 17+) who has potting on the ‘Bucket List’, for birthdays, anniversaries or to give pottery a try before booking a class. In a one to one session with one of our potters you will create your first pot! The price includes the firing of your work plus a return visit to decorate. Available on Sundays and Bank Holidays call or email to book £20.00
Potter’s Wheel ’Experience’ sessions
For those who have throwing a pot on the ’Bucket List’ these sessions are fun! The sessions last between one hour to one and a half hours, depending on how you get on! You will try two pots during your session, and the price includes the firing of the pots you make plus a return visit to decorate. Small groups of up to 4 taught by one of our potters.
Available on Tuesdays,Wednesdays, Thursdays, Friday & Saturdays at 10.30am. Available on selected Sundays, starting times vary, call or email to book £38.00
Beginners to Advanced Classes
Starting with a beginners class which is designed for those who have done either a clay to finished pot session or a potter’s wheel experience session you will make at least two pots and start to understand the art of potting. Cost includes firing of your pots. Small groups taught by our senior potter. Book classes at intervals to suit you and progress at your own pace, learning new skills and taking time to practice the skills you have gained until you feel ready to throw pots independently.
Available on selected Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays at 10.30am
Weekdays £38.00 Weekends £46.00
Please Note: Potter’s Wheel Weekend sessions are currently very popular, you may be need to book several weeks in advance.
Making in Clay
Mornings with Lunch
Discover your creative side, and try clay making! We have projects ideal for total beginners to get you started. All of these sessions are clay making only, your work will be kiln fired and you can return at a later date to decorate. Maximum group size 6 to 8, with step by step tuition.
Prices depending on the project. If you choose to stay for hot buffet lunch with soft drinks, there is an additional charge of £6 for lunch.
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When you return to paint your project there is an additional painting session fee, also there is an extra fee is you wish to decorate using speciality or crystal glazes.
Cancellation Policy Classes must be paid for in full 14 days before the date of your class. You may cancel or move the date of your class up to 14 days before the class, without penalty. If you cancel your class less than 14 days before the class, your payment or full value voucher will be exchanged for a £10 voucher to use against another class or to use for pottery painting. At our discretion we may permit a free transfer from class to class once we have been able to fill the place remaining on the class.