Pottery Techniques experience day

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An ideal introduction to pottery, this fun, one day course will take you through three popular pottery techniques; coiling, slab building and pot throwing.
During the day you will make a coiled pot, eg; fairy house, bowl or planter, then you will make a slabbed vase or tealight holder. To finish the day off, you will then throw a pot on one of our potter’s wheels. If time permits you could also have a go at pinching a set of dishes or making a delightful robin, penguin or similar. 
There will be a short break for lunch so you will need to bring a packed lunch. You will need to wear comfortable shoes and warm, old clothes suitable for working in a pottery studio. Please bring:
  • an apron,
  • old towl (plus plastic bag to take home in!)
  • any refreshments you may need (there is a cafe on site but please check your workshop times against opening hours).
  • face covering / mask
  • if you have your own tools you may like to bring these too (you can also purchase a set via our website)
All pieces made during the day will be dried, fired then available for collection approx. two weeks later. Anyone wishing to glaze their work may book to join any general session at the studio (charged per session).
This booking is for the POTTERY TECHNIQUES day workshop. For full details and to find availability for our regular classes and workshops, see www.eastcottstudios.co.uk
This workshop is suitable for beginners or more experienced potters alike, no previous experience is necessary. Please note that this workshop is subject to a minimum of 6* and a max of 6 so do book early! For more information or to book see: www.eastcottstudios.co.uk.
Unless otherwise stated, all courses will be held at Eastcott Studios 28 Eastcott Hill, Swindon. SN1 3JG
*Course/workshop will only run if minimum number of participants is reached 
Unless otherwise stated, all courses will be held at Eastcott Studios 28 Eastcott Hill, Swindon. SN1 3JG. For more information see: www.eastcottstudios.co.uk.
IMPORTANT: Please note that all our courses are non refundable unless we cancel in which case a full refund or suitable alternative will be offered.
If a session is postponed due to COVID-19 restrictions, it will be rescheduled.
COVID-19 UPDATE: If you have, or suspect you may have or have been recently exposed to COVID-19, PLEASE DO NOT ATTEND THE STUDIO. Anyone attempting to attend with suspected symptoms will be turned away with NO REFUNDS.