Pottery taster sessions, events and classes going on at the Blue Door Studio.

To book phone or email me – see contact page.

Beginners Hand Building Pottery Classes at The Blue Door Studio, Lansdown Place, Lewes (behind the Union Music Store)

10 am – 12.30 pm

Cost: £270

Description of classes: You will be taught introductory hand-building pottery techniques (pinching, coiling, joining and slab work) and will make a piece of work using each technique. You will decorate your work using slips, incising, impressing and stenciling. At the end of the course you will be able to use these skills to hand build pieces at home or go on to further courses. These techniques will also enable you to join work that is thrown on the wheel.

Beginners Hand Building Pottery Classes at The Blue Door Studio, Lansdown Place, Lewes (behind the Union Music Store)

6pm – 8.30pm

Cost: £270

Description of classes: You will be taught introductory hand-building pottery techniques (pinching, coiling, joining and slab work) and will make a piece of work using each technique. You will decorate your work using slips, incising, impressing and stenciling. At the end of the course you will be able to use these skills to hand build pieces at home or go on to further courses. These techniques will also enable you to join work that is thrown on the wheel.

Suitable for beginners.

2 – 5pm at The Blue Door Studio, Lansdown Place, Lewes (behind the Union Music Store)

£42 to include materials and firing.

Description of event: Taster afternoon making small bowls and spoons. You will be experimenting with different types of clay including porcelain, learning to pinch, coil and join the clay to form small bowls and spoons. Using slips you can paint your work and will be taught two decorative techniques.

Your work will be bisque fired, glazed with a transparent glaze and fired again. It can be collected from the Blue Door Studio at a later date (TBA)

Suitable for beginners.

2 – 5pm at The Blue Door Studio, Lansdown Place, Lewes (behind the Union Music Store)

£42 to include materials and firing.

Description of event: Taster afternoon making small bowls and spoons. You will be experimenting with different types of clay including porcelain, learning to pinch, coil and join the clay to form small bowls and spoons. Using slips you can paint your work and will be taught two decorative techniques.

Your work will be bisque fired, glazed with a transparent glaze and fired again. It can be collected from the Blue Door Studio at a later date (TBA)

Cancellation policy: Full payment is needed 10 days before the date of the course to secure a place and is non refundable if cancelled less than one week before the event ( unless I can find someone to take your place ).