Type
22 courses
Ceramics & Sculpture

Ceramic Handbuilding & Throwing - Intermediate - Summer School

This one week course is designed to introduce you to ceramic decorating techniques on soft clay, leatherhard clay and fired clay .

26/07/2021 - Mon - Fri (10:00-16:00) - 1 weeks - £190.00 - C01765-202101

Ceramics - Plaster, Mouldmaking, Slipcasting & Decorating - Beginners

This course aims to teach you how to make your own moulds and vessels with the slip cast method. We will cover also press moulding techniques, and take an in depth look at the wide range of decorative techniques you can use with clay and slip.

24/04/2021 - Sat (09:30-12:30) - 12 weeks - £388.00 - C02367-202103

Ceramics - Plaster, Mouldmaking, Slipcasting & Decorating - Intermediate

If you already have a good level of ceramics experience from previous courses and practical work, and consider yourself to be intermediate level in mould making and slip casting, then this course is for you. We will cover, and take an in depth look at the multiple part of mould making, and colouring of slips alongside the wide range of decorative techniques you can use with slip and clay.

24/04/2021 - Sat (13:30-16:30) - 12 weeks - £388.00 - C02368-202103

Ceramics - Tiki Forms

Discover many hand-building, sculpting and decorative techniques throughout this course that will shape and form your own creative tiki designs. Tiki?s are the art and soul of the Polynesian culture, they are the name given to carved wooden idols representing the first human being on Earth (Tagaroa) and their many gods.

23/04/2021 - Fri (17:00-20:00) - 6 weeks - £206.00 - C02744-202101

Ceramics for Wellbeing

This course will give you the chance to explore ceramics and its potential for creative output, and in doing so improving your wellbeing. You will learn techniques to make simple items and learn about decoration and glazing.

19/04/2021 - Mon (17:30-20:00) - 5 weeks - £95.00 - C01453-202105
07/06/2021 - Mon (17:30-20:00) - 6 weeks - £121.00 - C01453-202106

Ceramics Handbuilding & Throwing - All Levels

This is a general ceramics course which covers most methods of making pots including throwing on the potter's wheel. Interspersed with this, you will learn several decorating and firing techniques.

19/04/2021 - Mon (10:00-13:00) - 11 weeks - £264.00 - C00117-202103

Ceramics Handbuilding & Throwing - All Levels (Eve)

This course is designed to let you follow your preferred style of making. You will be shown a range of techniques, and once you have mastered each technique you can choose how you would like to form with clay. Pinching, building with soft slabs and throwing will be covered for the beginners.

22/04/2021 - Thu (18:30-21:30) - 12 weeks - £287.00 - C00539-202106

Ceramics Handbuilding & Throwing - Intermediate

If you have some experience of ceramics and would like to develop your skills further, perhaps with a view to selling or exhibiting your work, or just for pleasure, then this course is for you.

20/04/2021 - Tue (13:30-16:30) - 12 weeks - £287.00 - C00421-202103

Ceramics Handbuilding - Beginners/Improvers

This course is designed to introduce you to ceramic handbuilding techniques. The course is suitable for beginners and more experienced ceramicists. During this course you will be able to experiment with different types of clay, glazes and decorating techniques to create ceramic forms either functional or sculptural.

19/04/2021 - Mon (14:00-17:00) - 11 weeks - £264.00 - C01351-202103

Ceramics Handbuilding Workshop

This is suitable for you if you are a beginners or a more experienced ceramicist. During this course you will be able to experiment with different types of clay and glazes to create ceramic artworks. You will explore different methods of making ceramics, which will vary from term to term. As well as learning the various skills applicable to ceramic making, decorative techniques and glazing skills will also be taught. Tools are provided but please bring an overall and a notebook.

20/04/2021 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - 12 weeks - £287.00 - C00605-202103

Ceramics Throwing - Absolute Beginners

This course is designed for learners who are complete beginners or who have very limited experience of using the potter’s wheel. Starting with fundamental techniques and progressing skills throughout the term, there will be an emphasis on making tableware using stoneware clay.

20/04/2021 - Tue (18:30-21:30) - 12 weeks - £287.00 - C02031-202103

Ceramics Throwing - Beginners/Post Beginners

This course aims to teach you how to make pots and vessels using the potter's wheel.

20/04/2021 - Tue (09:30-12:30) - 12 weeks - £287.00 - C00423-202103

Ceramics Throwing - Intermediate

This course is designed to give you the opportunity to spend an extended time each week working on your own throwing projects. The class is longer than the normal, giving you the time to practice and hone your throwing skills. You will be supported and guided by your tutor, who is an experienced and professional potter. You can work on your own ideas or be inspired by a variety of projects suggested by your tutor.

19/04/2021 - Mon (18:30-21:30) - 11 weeks - £264.00 - C01305-202105

Ceramics Throwing Week - Beginners - Summer School

This is a fun practical beginner’s course, which aims to give you an understanding of throwing on the wheel. You will have five days working on the wheel to make a set of mugs and/or bowls. This concentrated amount of time gives you the chance to really practice and master this rewarding technique. You will be taught by a professional thrower, who has over 10 years teaching experience. The course includes an evening glazing session later in the term to allow students to return and glaze their work from the summer.

19/07/2021 - Mon - Fri (10:00-16:00) - 1 weeks - £233.00 - C00679-202101

Ceramics Throwing, Handbuilding & Decorating Techniques - Intermediate

If you already have a good level of ceramics experience from previous courses and practical work, and consider yourself to be intermediate level, then this course is for you. We will cover hand building and throwing techniques, and take an in depth look at the wide range of decorative techniques you can use with clay.

21/04/2021 - Wed (09:30-12:30) - 12 weeks - £287.00 - C00422-202103

Figurative Life Sculpture - Beginners

"The course will introduce you to figurative and portraiture techniques in clay, working from observation using a life model each week. You will have the opportunity to explore traditional and experimental approaches to modelling. The course encourages personal development and has a strong emphasis on exploration of materials and surface finishes. Instruction is designed for beginners or those with a little experience. You will be taught by a mixture of whole and small class presentation, demonstration as well as individual tuition as you work on your pieces. You will start by...

19/04/2021 - Mon (13:30-16:30) - 11 weeks - £295.00 - C00120-202103

Figurative Sculpture Summer School

Come along to our intensive summer school where you will be introduced to portraiture techniques in clay, from observation using a life model. This course is a lovely way to get an introduction to figurative sculpture in an intensive, enjoyable way, or to refine the skills you already have over a solid week of practice

19/07/2021 - Mon - Fri (10:00-16:00) - 1 weeks - £236.00 - C02132-202101

Glazing Day Untutored

This is a one day class that offers you the chance to glaze any unfinished work you might have made here during previous terms.

25/05/2021 - Tue (10:00-13:00) - 1 weeks - £18.00 - C02065-202106
19/07/2021 - Mon (10:00-13:00) - 1 weeks - £18.00 - C02065-202107

Introduction to Colour in Ceramics - Applications & Techniques

This is a specialised ceramics course which covers the basic methods of colour in ceramics at an introductory level. You will learn how to use colour in ceramics including several decorating techniques. This is a class for intermediate to advance level students as we will go in depth, beyond just making ceramics. An understanding of some ceramics processes such as throwing, handbuliding or slipcasting is required.

23/04/2021 - Fri (17:00-20:00) - 6 weeks - £206.00 - C02743-202101

Raku Firing for Beginners

Come along for a lovely short summer course where you will learn all about the wonders of Raku Firing, and achieve varied and unique finishes on your pots. This course will run Tue 14th July 10am - 4pm at Parkshot in Richmond (to make clay work) Mon 20th July 10am - 1pm at Parkshot in Richmond (to glaze the fired pots) Tue 21st July 10am - 4pm in Hillcroft, Surbiton (to raku fire the work outside) Please see Entry Requirements & Additonal Information for important health & safety info

13/07/2021 - Mon (10:00-13:00), Tue (10:00-16:00) - 2 weeks - £140.00 - C02126-202101

Raku Firing for Beginners - Summer School

Come along for a lovely short summer course where you will learn all about the wonders of Raku Firing, and achieve varied and unique finishes on your pots. This course will run Tue 14th July 10am - 4pm at Parkshot in Richmond (to make clay work) Mon 20th July 10am - 1pm at Parkshot in Richmond (to glaze the fired pots) Tue 21st July 10am - 4pm in Hillcroft, Surbiton (to raku fire the work outside) Please see Entry Requirements & Additonal Information for important health & safety info

13/07/2021 - Mon (10:00-13:00), Tue (10:00-16:00) - 2 weeks - £140.00 - C02126-202101

Saturday Ceramics - All Levels

Have you always wanted to have a go at ceramics? Then this course is for you. This is a general ceramics course which covers one or two methods of handbuilding pots, as well as throwing on the potter’s wheel. Interspersed with this you will learn several decorating and firing techniques.

24/04/2021 - Sat (13:30-16:30) - 6 weeks - £144.00 - C00419-202105
12/06/2021 - Sat (13:30-16:30) - 6 weeks - £144.00 - C00419-202106