This course takes you through the full process from clay preparation to finishing.
Leach Pottery workshops & courses are cancelled until at least the end of August, with new dates to be confirmed subject to the current COVID-19 situation. Please check the Leach Pottery website and join the Pottery’s mailing list for updates.
When: monthly on Wednesdays (see below)
Where: Bernard Leach’s Studio, Leach Pottery
Duration: 8 weeks (Wednesdays, 6pm – 8:30pm)
Tutor: Britta James (Leach Pottery Studio Production Potter) or Laura Crossland (former Leach Potter)
Equipment & materials: provided
This course will: improve your throwing techniques
You will leave with: up to 5 of your pots which will be glazed and fired by us
Level: beginner & intermediate.
Offered in 8 week blocks, this course provides a unique opportunity for you to learn and improve your throwing techniques in the inspirational setting of Bernard Leach’s Studio.
This course takes you through the full process from clay preparation to finishing. You will learn throwing techniques for one-off or production pieces, turning and handle pulling.
No prior experience necessary – this course is for complete beginners or those with some experience who would like to learn more techniques. With only 5 places, each learner will have plenty of one-to-one tuition and the opportunity for instruction on what you would like to develop over the duration of the course.
Wednesdays: 8 January – 26 February 2020
Wednesdays: 25 March – 13 May 2020 (cancelled)
Wednesdays: 10 June – 29 July 2020 (cancelled)
Wednesdays: 7 October – 25 November 2020 tbc