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Pottery Wheel Throwing Workshop – Beginners

9 November, 2019 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Pottery wheel-throwing workshop at Claymotion ,Ballarat, Victoria

Pottery Wheel Throwing Workshop – Beginners

Saturday November 9th 1-4pm

Ever wanted to learn the potters wheel and make your own gorgeous bowls and cups?

During this three hour pottery wheel throwing workshop you will learn and practice the basics of using the potter’s wheel with Dawn Whitehand.

What you will learn:

Clay preparation
Clay centreing
Making a bowl
Making a cylinder
Slip and carving decorative techniques.

Dawn will demonstrate the techniques you need to achieve making your pots, and you will then have the opportunity to practice these making methods.

During the final hour of the workshop you will have the chance to decorate your pieces with coloured slips and carving decoration.

Your creations will remain at the studio to dry and for kiln firing.

Enrol yourself or enrol a group of friends. Your fee covers studio access, tools & equipment, tuition, all materials and kiln firing of three finished pots. (you may pay extra firing fees for more pots if you choose)

The class is limited to 6 participants so that plenty of time is available for your learning experience.

This workshop is aimed at adults of 18yrs and older.


9 November, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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34A Mair Street East
Ballarat, VIC 3350 Australia
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0438 382 522