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Wheel Beginners - MON 6-8:30pm JULY

Wheel throwing pottery course for beginners and those who know how to throw already.

  • Starts 1 Jul
  • 190 British pounds
  • North Peffer Place

Service Description

A 5 week, 2.5 hour course for students who want to learn the basics wheel throwing. Classes taught with the careful, hands-on instruction and advice.from Caroline, who has taught many courses at The EPS over the years. You will learn how to throw pots on the wheel and/or improve your skill as well as experiment with slips, underglazes and glazes. FOR THOSE WITH EXPERIENCE IN THIS STUDIO, YOU CAN GET STARTED ON DAY ONE WITH SOME SUPPORT We love to work with different colour media and surface design and encourage our students to do the same. The EPS is equipped with underglazes, slips, oxides and glazes to allow for a wide range of choices for decorating your work. We have been throwing and hand building for many years and learned useful skills along the way that we will share with you to ensure that you succeed in this class and leave with pieces that you are proud of. COURSE PACKAGE: 2.5 Hour COVID safe class Demonstrations and instruction from an established ceramic artist Access to expert advice via Wix or Facebook Slips, glazes and stoneware firing included Space in the studio to leave your clay for the next week Opportunity to join The EPS Hands on Clay, pottery user's group (HUG) after 4, eight week courses taken in the studio IN THE INTEREST OF SAFETY AND CLEANLINESS, PLEASE BRING An apron, microfibre cloth and pillow sized cloth for rolling clay, large sponge, a 10 litre bucket as well as a large, round yoghurt tub or 2 litre tub Clay is to be purchased separately on this website before class begins 1/2 bag of clay for 5 weeks - £7 - £10 Full bag for 8 weeks - £14 - £20 Full bag for 8 week course and 1/2 bag for 5 week course Purchase any clay but Crank or Raku We are really looking forward to teaching and making ceramics with you and would love you to see you in this creative pottery studio. ** So long as you withdraw two weeks before teaching begins, refunds are accepted, minus 5% transaction fee. After this period, all tuition fees are non-refundable Refunds are not available once a period of study has commenced.*

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

To cancel or reschedule a class or course, please phone or text a week in advance to give me a chance to fill your space and offer it to lower income students. Please note that refunds are only given 14 days prior to the start of your course. See course details for further information

Contact Details

  • Peffer Business Centre, North Peffer Place, Edinburgh, UK


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