Starting in October 2021, Croft Pottery will offer a range of wheel throwing and hand building courses aimed at different levels and age groups.
We will run weekly evening and day time courses, one day courses as well as weekend and residential courses.
We will also run advance courses in making, Glazing and firing.
This service is fully booked.
Tuesday evening Throwing Course: 8 week
8 week ‘follow on’ throwing course including an introduction to glazes and glazing
Starts 5 Mar 2024Starts 5 Mar 2024
240 British pounds
This course is the logical progression from our 4 week ‘Introduction to throwing’ course and is ideal for those that want to develop their throwing and trimming skills further. Over the 8 weeks you will fine tune your throwing and trimming techniques and be guided through throwing more complicated shapes, larger forms as well as developing skills to help you repeat forms, to create sets. You will throw and trim over a 6 week period. This course also includes an 'introduction to glazing’ talk in week 7 and a glazing session in week 8.
Some prior experience in throwing is necessary. *Please note this course is not suitable for beginners.
Duration: 8 weeks
When: Tuesday evenings 18:00pm – 20:30pm
Course Dates: Tuesday 5th March - 23rd April 2024
Number of students: 6
Included in cost: all tuition, materials, 6 pots, tea, coffee and biscuits.
Where: Croft Pottery, Thornycroft, Rainton, Thirsk, YO73PH
Terms and Conditions apply, please read our terms and conditions page (Link on courses page) before you purchase.