Classes & Courses

  • 5th-6th August weekend clay sculpting workshop Posted on by Julian Jardine

    Hi, I will be running a clay scuplting weekend workshop on the weekend of 5th-6th August

    It is ideal for either beginners or people with more experience. Bring along an idea of what you would like to make and Julian will help you bring it to life over the course of the weekend. Starting with simple techniques we will develope your idea, working on form, pose and texture. The finished sculptures are left at the workshop to dry for a couple of weeks and then fired. They can then be collected.

    The weekend runs from 10am - 4pm both days and the cost covers materials, firing and abuffet lunch both days. Please let us know when you book if you have any special requirements for your lunch.

    Maximum of 10 people

    Course costs £110

    If you would like to come along please call me at my gallery on 01738621836 Thank you

  • Momentum Pottery Evening Classes/ Private Throwing Lessons in Alyth Posted on by Nancy Fuller

    Join experienced tutor Nancy Fuller to create a piece of hand-built pottery at the exciting new Momentum Pottery purpose built studio. This course will focus on hand-building techniques such as slab-working and coiling to create a functional piece for everyday use. Decoration will focus on resist techniques. The classes are suitable for those who wish to improve their skills as well as those who are completely new to working with clay.

    Friday Evening Classes
    Times: 7-9pm
    Dates: 12th, 19th & 26th May

    Cost per course: £75

    This price includes clay & glaze costs, firing fees & share of venue hire. Payment in full required at time of booking as we have to buy the materials in advance. No refund given once booking has been made. Please book early to avoid disappointment.
     

    Numbers: Minimum of 4 adults to run each course.

    Venue: Momentum Pottery, The Willow House, 6 St. Andrew Street, Alyth PH11 8AT

    One to one throwing or hand-building classes are also available. 

    Why not give a pottery course as a gift? Gift Vouchers for classes are also available upon request.  

    Contact: info@nancyfuller.co.uk      T. 07807723365

    We're now on Twitter as @MomentumPottery! Please follow us to get our latest news and updates.

  • Evening Pottery Classes/ Private Throwing Lessons in Alyth Posted on by Nancy Fuller

    Join experienced tutor Nancy Fuller to create a piece of hand-built or thrown pottery at the exciting new Momentum Pottery purpose built studio. The evening classes will focus on techniques such as slab-working and slip decoration to create a functional piece for everyday use. The classes are suitable for those who wish to improve their skills as well as those who are completely new to working with clay.

    Friday Evening Classes
    Times: 7-9pm
    Dates: 14th, 21st and 28th April

    Cost per course: £75

    This price includes clay & glaze costs, firing fees & share of venue hire. Payment in full required at time of booking as we have to buy the materials in advance. No refund given once booking has been made. Please book early to avoid disappointment.
     

    Numbers: Minimum of 4 adults to run each course.

    Venue: Momentum Pottery, The Willow House, 6 St. Andrew Street, Alyth PH11 8AT

    One to one throwing or hand-building classes are also available. 

    Why not give a pottery course as a gift? Gift Vouchers for classes are also available upon request.  

    Contact: info@nancyfuller.co.uk      T. 07807723365

    www.nancyfuller.co.uk

  • Weekend Courses in Arbroath Posted on by Fran Marquis

    Weekend Pottery Courses in Throwing on the wheel and Hand-building, 4 per year, Maximum of 8 students. Fran Marquis and 1 other tutor depending on student numbers. Lunch and teas and coffees included as well as all materials for £120.00 Participants return to glaze work 7-10 days later (£25)

    Please book early especially if attending with friends or family, courses usually book up.

    - at 4 Springfield Terrace, Arbroath DD11 1EL, UK, Start Time: 10:30, End Time: 16:30

    Updated on 29/03/2017 21:20:00 by Fran Marquis

  • Six week intermediate ceramics course Posted on by Fiona Thompson

    This six week course will be held on Thursday mornings from 10.30am - 1.30pm, run by Fiona Thompson. Ideal for those who have a little prior experience and want to develop their skills. The main focus will be on handbuilding and the surface. It will include making pots by hand using a variety of techniques, wheel throwing and surface decoration/monoprinting/glazing. There will be a different focus each week, and you may choose to explore one or two areas in more depth and/or work on a larger scale. Like all our courses, class sizes are strictly limited so that everyone gets enough individual support and advice. We will go through different practical demonstrations each week, supporting you to work on projects of your own design. All tools and materials provided. There are plenty of books and journals to browse here for inspiration.

    £200 per person, inclusive of materials, preparation and firings.

    Email: fiona@cyanclayworks.co.uk

    07899 892648

    To book please visit the website and our eventbrite page- www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ceramics-six-week-daytime-course-intermediate-tickets-29301395262

  • Glasgow Wednesday afternoon 4 week pottery course 26 April - - 17 May 1 pm - 3.30 £134.00 Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Have your own ideas? You will develop these. Or bring in a photo of a painting or textile you really like for inspiration. Have fun learning how to make families of objects - through colour, form, texture, or a plinth - be it functional vessels or sculpture inspired by this painting. This method shows you how to think design and explore in depth. It is a creative conversation with your painting and the painter. If you have worked with clay before you will be surprised by your journey and the results and it will change the way you think about and look at paintings or objects. For those of you new to pottery you will learn core skills -such as slab building, coiling, throwing on the wheel and how to translate 2d into 3d, throwing on the wheel. Decorate your designs with slip, sgraffitto, sponge ware, glaze. Each session will introduce a new technique.
    All materials included in price. Work will be fired for you to keep and take away and must be collected within two weeks of class finish. Classes are in my South Glasgow, Mosspark/Cardonald studio. Max 5 people per class.

  • Glasgow, Mix and Match Pottery Taster Day, Sat 22 April; 10.30am - 4.30pm, gift vouchers Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Time to explore. You will take turns at the one pottery wheel and throw cylinders which you will then decorate with coloured clay slip using a variety of techniques -sponge, paper template or paint brush. While the wheel is in use you will learn other pottery skills and make a lovely little curved dish from a freshly pressed tile which you will also decorate. All work will be fired and glazed for you to collect. If you book as a group the price is £137.00 for two people (minimum class size) and £55.00 for each additional person. Tea and coffee provided.  Bring your own lunch. Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649 ;Max class size: 4 Contact me if you would like to do this workshop on another date for a minimum of 2 people.

    Updated on 18/03/2017 23:13:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Glasgow, Mix and Match Pottery Taster Day, Sat 6 May; 10.30am - 4.30pm, gift vouchers Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Time to explore. You will take turns at the one pottery wheel and throw cylinders which you will then decorate with coloured clay slip using a variety of techniques -sponge, paper template or paint brush. While the wheel is in use you will learn other pottery skills and make a lovely little curved dish from a freshly pressed tile which you will also decorate. All work will be fired and glazed for you to collect. If you book as a group the price is £137.00 for two people (minimum class size) and £55.00 for each additional person. Tea and coffee provided.  Bring your own lunch. Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649 ;Max class size: 4 Contact me if you would like to do this workshop on another date for a minimum of 2 people.

    Updated on 18/03/2017 23:13:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Glasgow Thursday evening 4 week pottery course, 27 April - 18 May, 6.30 - 9pm £134.00 Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Have your own ideas? You will develop these. Or bring in a photo of a painting or textile you really like for inspiration have fun learning how to make families of objects - through colour, form, texture, or a plinth - be it functional vessels or sculpture inspired by this painting. This method shows you how to think design and explore in depth. It is a creative conversation with your painting and the painter. If you have worked with clay before you will be surprised by your journey and the results and it will change the way you think about and look at paintings or objects. For those of you new to pottery you will learn core skills -such as slab building, coiling, throwing on the wheel and how to translate 2d into 3d throwing on the wheel. Each session will introduce a new technique. All materials included in price. Work will be fired for you to keep and take away and must be collected within two weeks of class finish. Classes are in my South Glasgow, Mosspark/Cardonald studio. Max 5 people per class.

    Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649

    Updated on 18/03/2017 23:02:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • FULL. Glasgow, Mix and Match Pottery Taster Day, Sat 13 May; 10.30am - 4.30pm Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Time to explore. You will take turns at the one pottery wheel and throw cylinders which you will then decorate with coloured clay slip using a variety of techniques -sponge, paper template or paint brush. While the wheel is in use you will learn other pottery skills and make a lovely little curved dish from a freshly pressed tile which you will also decorate. All work will be fired and glazed for you to collect. If you book as a group the price is £137.00 for two people (minimum class size) and £55.00 for each additional person. Tea and coffee provided.  Bring your own lunch. Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649 ;Max class size: 4 Contact me if you would like to do this workshop on another date for a minimum of 2 people.

    Updated on 18/03/2017 23:00:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Weds evening pottery class Arbroath Posted on by Fran Marquis

    7.00 - 9.30pm on Wednesday evenings run by Fran Marquis,

    Classes cost £22 paid per session or £75 for 4 consecutive classes. They start again April 19th and run each week until June 28th.

    4 Springfield Terrace
    Arbroath
    Angus
    DD11 1EL

    https://www.franmarquis.co.uk/

    Updated on 09/03/2017 09:48:00 by Fran Marquis

  • Pottery classes Arbroath Weekdays and Weekends Posted on by Fran Marquis

    Pottery classes

    •     Wednesday mornings from 10.00 - 12.30 run by Irene Hughes
    •     7.00 - 9.30 on Wednesday evenings run by Fran Marquis,
    •     Ceramic Sculpture courses are on Tuesday afternoons 1.30 - 4.00 run by John Burness.

    All the weekly classes cost £22 paid per session or £75 for 4 consecutive classes. They start again April 18th and 19th and run each week until June 27th and 28th.

    We also run 4-5 weekend classes each year. If you want a "throw and let go" course or a raku firing experience ring to arrange - all options considered!!

    We have weekend classes on 22-23 April. 15-16th July, 2-3rd September.

    These run 10.00 - 4.00 on Saturdays and Sundays and cost £120.00 for the weekend, £25 for a glazing session 7-10 days after the weekend or as convenient.

    Updated on 09/03/2017 09:42:00 by Fran Marquis

  • Evening course in ceramics - intermediate Posted on by Fiona Thompson

    This eight week evening course will be held on Tuesday evenings from 6 until 8.30pm, from 25th April until 13th June. The course will be run by Fiona, and held in our working studio Cyan Clayworks where you will be able to see our own work in progress.
    It will cover various different approaches to working creatively with clay, and is suitable for those with a little prior experience of ceramics who would like to develop and refine their skills further. It will include wheel throwing, handbuilding, surface decoration, simple printing, and glazing. There will be a different practical demonstration each week for the first few weeks, and the chance to either try different processes or focus on one or more areas. The main focus will be handbuilding. If you have attended quite a few courses previously, you are welcome to focus on your own projects and have help and support where needed.

    Cost per person is £225, which is inclusive of all materials and firings.

    To book please visit the website and our eventbrite page. http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/evening-course-in-ceramics-intermediate-tickets-29300272905

    For more info email fiona@cyanclayworks.co.uk

  • Weekend Improvers' Course in Penicuik 25th/26th March 2017 Posted on by jane kelly

    Do you want to practice your throwing under supervision? As a change from my 3 day courses I'm offering a weekend for up to 6 people who have some experience but would like the opportunity and facilities to  develop their skills.  Cost for the 2 days is £100

    Penicuik is 10 miles south of Edinburgh by frequent buses or we have ample off-road parking

    Jane Kelly penicuikpottery@gmail.com   for more information

    Saturday 25th March and Sunday 26th March at Valleyfield House 17 High Street Penicuik eh268hs, Start Time: 11:00, End Time: 16:00

  • Glasgow, Mix and Match Pottery Taster Day, Sunday 19 March ; 10.30am - 4.30pm £69.00 Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton
    Tea and coffee provided. Gift vouchers. Time to explore. You will take turns at the one pottery wheel and throw cylinders which you will then decorate with coloured clay slip using a variety of techniques -sponge, paper template or paint brush. While the wheel is in use you will learn other pottery skills and make a lovely little curved dish from a freshly pressed tile which you will also decorate. All work will be fired and glazed for you to collect. If you book as a group the price is £138.00 for two people (minimum class size) and £55.00 for each additional person . Bring your own lunch. Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649 ;Max class size: 4 Contact me if you would like to do this workshop on another date for a minimum of 2 people.
  • Tuition, workshops and demonstrations by arrangement Dunoon Posted on by Moira Ferguson

    HOLY LOCH POTTERY
    Moira Ferguson
    P o t t e r & T e a c h e r
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    Tuition, Workshops, Demonstrations by arrangement.
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    Aldersyde, Shore Road
    Kilmun - by - Dunoon
    Argyll. PA23 8SE
    0 7 7 1 1 0 3 9 5 2 8 / 01369 840158
    moira@holylochpottery.co.uk.                                                                                                          www.holylochpottery.co.uk

  • March Momentum Pottery Classes in Alyth Posted on by Nancy Fuller

    Join experienced tutors Nancy Fuller and Maria Nordgren to create a range of hand-built pottery at the exciting new Momentum Pottery purpose built studio. This course will focus on techniques such as coiling, slab-working, decorating, and glazing to create a functional piece for everyday use. The classes are suitable for those who wish to improve their skills as well as those who are completely new to working with clay.

    Wednesday Evening Classes
    Times: 7-9pm
    Dates: 7th, 14th & 28th March

    Contact Maria on MNordgren@hotmail.com  T. 07805038242

    Friday Evening Classes
    Times: 7-9pm
    Dates: 10th, 17th & 31st March

    Contact Nancy on info@nancyfuller.co.uk  T. 07807723365

    Cost per course: £75

    This price includes clay & glaze costs, firing fees & share of venue hire. Payment in full required at time of booking as we have to buy the materials in advance. No refund given once booking has been made. The January course was full and so please book early to avoid disappointment.

    Numbers: Minimum of 4 adults to run each course.

    One to one throwing or hand-building classes are also available.

    Why not give a pottery course as a gift? Gift Vouchers for classes are also available upon request.

    • Re:St Andrews Pottery Beginners Throwing Classes and more advanced topics for groups of four Posted on by George Young

      Bookings are now being taken for my next set of weekend pottery classes which will be held on Feb25 / 26th , March25 / 26th, and April 22/23rd.
      These are small classes in groups of four and aimed at teaching you the basics of how to throw a pot.
      They involve attending on Saturday morning 10.00 - 1.00 followed by Sunday morning 10.00 - 1.00    OR  Saturday afternoon 2.00 - 5.00 followed by Sunday afternoon 2.00 - 5.00.
      Everyone has their own wheel and after a period of demonstration the pots are thrown on the first day and finished on the second day.
      The best two or three pots are chosen and glazes selected after which they are fired and can be collected or sent when completed.
      The cost for the whole double session including materials and firing is £75.00 per person.
      If you are interested and would like to inquire about a class please go to my website  at www.standrewspottery.co.uk and on the classes page fill in a form which will add you to my database and I can then contact you with further information.
      More advanced classes can be arranged where specific topics can be explored such as handles, lids, spouts etc if a group of four can be put together.

      The details and application form are on my website www.standrewspottery.co.uk or you can call me on 07759522286.

      Updated on 11/02/2017 20:11:00 by George Young

  • February Momentum Pottery Classes in Alyth Posted on by Nancy Fuller

    Join experienced tutors Maria Nordgren and Nancy Fuller to create a range of hand-built pottery at the exciting new Momentum Pottery purpose built studio. Hand-building techniques such as coiling or slab-working will be introduced as well as various decorating and glazing techniques. The classes are suitable for those who wish to improve their skills as well as those who are completely new to working with clay.

    Tuesday Evening Classes
    Times: 7-9pm
    Dates: 7th, 14th & 21st February

    or

    Friday Evening Classes
    Times: 7-9pm
    Dates: 10th, 17th & 24th February

    Cost per course: £75

    This price for 3 classes includes clay & glaze costs, firing fees & share of venue hire. Payment in full required at time of booking as we have to buy the materials in advance. No refund given once booking has been made. Please book early to avoid disappointment.

    Numbers: Minimum of 4 adults to run each course.

    One to one throwing or hand-building classes are also available.

    Why not give a pottery course as a gift? Gift Vouchers for classes are also available upon request.

    Contact: mnordgren@hotmail.com     T. 07805038242      info@nancyfuller.co.uk      T. 07807723365     

  • Glasgow Wednesday afternoon 4 week pottery course 8 - 29 March 1pm - 4 pm, (3 hour class) £134.00 Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Have your own ideas? You will develop these. Or bring in a photo of a painting or textile you really like for inspiration have fun learning how to make families of objects - through colour, form, texture, or a plinth - be it functional vessels or sculpture inspired by this painting. This method shows you how to think design and explore in depth. It is a creative conversation with your painting and the painter. If you have worked with clay before you will be surprised by your journey and the results and it will change the way you think about and look at paintings or objects. For those of you new to pottery you will learn core skills -such as slab building, coiling, throwing on the wheel and how to translate 2d into 3d throwing on the wheel. Each session will introduce a new technique. All materials included in price. Work will be fired for you to keep and take away and must be collected within two weeks of class finish. Classes are in my South Glasgow, Mosspark/Cardonald studio. Max 5 people per class.

    Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649

    - at 353 Mosspark Boulevard, Glasgow City, Glasgow, G52 1JH< United Kingdom, Start Time: 13:00, End Time: 16:00

    Updated on 01/02/2017 14:23:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • FULL, Glasgow Saturday 4 week pottery course 18 March - 8 April, 10.30am - 1.30 pm (3 hour class) £134.00 Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Have your own ideas? You will develop these. Or bring in a photo of a painting or textile you really like for inspiration. Have fun learning how to make families of objects - through colour, form, texture, or a plinth - be it functional vessels or sculpture inspired by this painting. This method shows you how to think design and explore in depth. It is a creative conversation with your painting and the painter. If you have worked with clay before you will be surprised by your journey and the results and it will change the way you think about and look at paintings or objects. For those of you new to pottery you will learn core skills -such as slab building, coiling, throwing on the wheel and how to translate 2d into 3d, throwing on the wheel. Each session will introduce a new technique. All materials included in price. Work will be fired for you to keep and take away. Classes are in my South Glasgow, Mosspark/Cardonald studio. Max 5 people per class.

    Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649

    - at 353 Mosspark Blvd, Glasgow G52 1JH, UK, Start Time: 10:30, End Time: 13:30

    Updated on 18/03/2017 23:16:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Glasgow, Mug your Valentine, Taster Day, Sunday 4 February; 10.30am - 4.30pm. Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Tea and coffee provided. A popular and very satisfying hand building option. Have fun making a mug for loved a one to use for years to come. Find out how to translate a 2d drawing into a 3d template and roll and join slabs of clay which you will decorate to your unique design using colour, texture and pattern. This taster is suitable for beginners or those with some experience. You will rightly be proud of what you achieve. All work will be glazed and fired for you to take away by Sunday 12 February. £69.00 for one, £136.00 for up to two people (the price is the same for one or two people so bring a friend) and £55.00 for each additional person if you come as a group. Bring your own lunch. Tea and coffee provided.  Max class size: 6

    Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649 ;Max class size: 4 Contact me if you would like to do this workshop on another date for a minimum of 2 people.

    at 353 Mosspark Boulevard, Glasgow City, Glasgow, United Kingdom G52 1JH, Start Time: 10:30, End Time: 16:30

    Updated on 16/01/2017 15:31:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Glasgow, St Valentines Mix and Match Pottery Taster Day, Sunday 12 February ; 10.30am - 4.30pm £69.00 Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton
    TWO PLACES LEFT. Tea and coffee provided. Gift vouchers. Time to explore. You will take turns at the one pottery wheel and throw cylinders which you will then decorate with coloured clay slip using a variety of techniques -sponge, paper template or paint brush. While the wheel is in use you will learn other pottery skills and make a lovely little curved dish from a freshly pressed tile which you will also decorate. All work will be fired and glazed for you to collect. If you book as a group the price is £138.00 for two people (minimum class size) and £55.00 for each additional person . Bring your own lunch. Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649 ;Max class size: 4 Contact me if you would like to do this workshop on another date for a minimum of 2 people.
  • Glasgow, Sunday morning Hand building and spongeware pottery taster, 19 February, 10.30 -1.30pm £ 45.00 Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Have fun making unique and attractive composite vessels - no two the same - formed from pinch pots joined with clay slabs you decorated using spongeware techniques and experiment with texture. Find out a lot about working with clay while exploring and relaxing. All materials included. Work will be glazed and fired for you to collect. Come with a friend. Time will fly by. Suitable for beginners. Max 4 people guarantees full teacher attention.   

    Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649

    Updated on 01/02/2017 14:26:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Evening class in ceramics Posted on by Fiona Thompson

    This seven week evening course will be held every Tues evening from 6 until 8pm, from 10th January to 21st Feb. It will cover various different approaches to working creatively with clay, and is suitable for complete beginners wanting an introduction to ceramics. It will include wheel throwing, handbuilding (both slab construction and coil building), surface decoration with slips, and glazing. There will be a different practical demonstration each week for the first few weeks, and the chance to try different processes then revisit different approaches as appropriate. The course will be run by Fiona, and held in our working studio where you will be able to see our own work in progress. An itinerary will be sent out prior to the course, with directions to the studio and any other relevant details.
    Cost per person is £165, which is inclusive of materials, firings and eventbrite booking fee.

    To book please visit our website http://www.cyanclayworks.co.uk

    For info email fiona@cyanclayworks.co.uk 

  • Glasgow, St Valentines Mix and Match Pottery Taster Day, Sunday 12 February ; 10.30am - 4.30pm £69.00 Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    FULL. Tea and coffee provided. Gift vouchers. Time to explore. You will take turns at the one pottery wheel and throw cylinders which you will then decorate with coloured clay slip using a variety of techniques -sponge, paper template or paint brush. While the wheel is in use you will learn other pottery skills and make a lovely little curved dish from a freshly pressed tile which you will also decorate. All work will be fired and glazed for you to collect. If you book as a group the price is £138.00 for two people (minimum class size) and £55.00 for each additional person . Bring your own lunch. Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649 ;Max class size: 4 Contact me if you would like to do this workshop on another date for a minimum of 2 people.

    Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649

    at Glasgow City, Glasgow G52 1JH, United Kingdom, Start Time: 10:30, End Time: 16:30

    Updated on 15/01/2017 18:12:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Glasgow Tuesday afternoon pottery class, 1.30 --3.30pm, 10 Jan - 14 Feb, (6 weeks) £145. Gift vouchers. Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Bring in a photo of a painting you really like for inspiration have fun learning how to make families of objects - be it functional vessels or sculpture inspired by this painting. You will learn how to translate 2d into 3d and acquire core skills - slab and coil building, press moulds, sgrafitto, glazing, throwing on the wheel while relaxing. If you have done pottery before you will be surprised by your journey and the results. Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649

    Updated on 10/11/2016 14:16:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Glasgow Tuesday evening pottery class, 7-9pm, 10 Jan - 14 Feb, (6 weeks) £145. Gift vouchers Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton
    Bring in a photo of a painting you really like for inspiration have fun learning how to make families of objects - be it functional vessels or sculpture inspired by this painting. You will learn how to translate 2d into 3d and acquire core skills - slab and coil building, press moulds, sgrafitto, glazing, throwing on the wheel while relaxing. If you have done pottery before you will be surprised by your journey and the results. Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649
  • Alyth Craft Tourism Pottery Classes in November. ** Gift Vouchers for classes now available ** Posted on by Nancy Fuller

    Join experienced tutor Nancy Fuller to create a range of hand-built pottery. Techniques such as coiling and slab work will be introduced as well as various decorating techniques. The classes are suitable for those who wish to improve their skills as well as those who are completely new to working with clay.

    Friday Evening Classes
    Times: 7-9pm
    Dates: 11th, 18th & 25th November


    Cost per course: £75
    The price includes clay & glaze costs, firing fees & share of venue hire. Payment in full required at time of booking as I have to buy the materials in advance. No refund given once booking has been made.

    Numbers: Minimum of 4 adults to run each course.

    One to one throwing classes are also available. For further information or to make a booking please email me on info@nancyfuller.co.uk or call me on 07807723365.

    Why not give a pottery course as a gift? Gift Vouchers for classes are also available upon request.


    Alyth Craft Tourism is a collaboration between independent self catering holiday accommodation providers, www.kirklandbank.co.uk, www.vanorascottages.co.uk & the willow artisan Jane Wilkinson www.specialbranchbaskets.com and the potter Nancy Fuller www.nancyfuller.co.uk. The courses take place in Alyth at a venue provided by Alyth Craft Tourism.

  • Introduction to Pottery classes at Edinburgh design school Posted on by Alex Gunn

    We have an Introduction to pottery class starting over two Saturdays in November.

    You will learn a range of hand building and wheel throwing techniques.

    The course is entirely practical and suitable for complete beginners and for people with some exxperience who want to refine their practice.

    You will make pinch pots, coil pots and slab pots and learn to work with the wheel. You will learn the principles of glazing and firing and safe studio working practice.

    This course is designed as an introduction to working creatively with clay. It is focused but fun and has great feedback from people who have studied with us. All our courses are taught in a supportive and friendly environment by experienced industry professionals.

    The course dates and times are: Saturday 12th and 26th of November 10 am till 3.00pm.

    The two day course costs £90 with materials and firing costs included.

    For more information and course bookings please mail: alex@edinburghdesignschool.co.uk

    Updated on 16/10/2016 14:40:00 by Alex Gunn

  • FULL Glasgow Christmas hand building pottery day taster, Saturday 3 December 10.30 - 4.30 pm £69.00. Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Relax and have fun creating unique Christmas presents or make work for yourself,  which will be glazed and fired for you to collect. Suitable for all levels. You will learn how to roll out and join clay, and decorate your work with coloured slip; use stencils and emboss it with textures. You might make multiple small dishes or a single large platter with detailed decoration.

    Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher. You will be working in her well equipped artist studio which you are welcome to visit.  Bring your own lunch. Tea and coffee provided.  Max class size: 5.  Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649

    Updated on 10/11/2016 13:56:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • FULL Glasgow Mix and Match Pottery Taster Day, Sunday November 13 ; 10.30am - 4.30pm £75.00, gift vouchers Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Mix and Match Pottery Taster Day, Sunday Nov 13; 10.30am - 4.30pm. £75.00. Tea and coffee provided. Time to explore. You will take turns at the one pottery wheel and throw cylinders which you will then decorate with coloured clay slip using a variety of techniques -sponge, paper template or paint brush. While the wheel is in use you will learn other pottery skills and make a lovely little curved dish from a freshly pressed tile which you will also decorate. All work will be fired and glazed for you to collect.

    Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher. You will be working in her well equipped artist studio.

    If you book as a group the price is £150.00 for two people and £50.00 for each additional person . Bring your own lunch. Max class size: 4. If you wish to do this workshop on another day contact me. Minimum two people.

     

    Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649

    Updated on 10/11/2016 13:57:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • FULL Glasgow Tuesday evening pottery class, 7-9pm, 1 Nov - 6 December, (6 weeks) £145.00 Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Bring in a photo of a painting you really like for inspiration have fun learning how to make families of objects - be it functional vessels or sculpture inspired by this painting. You will learn how to translate 2d into 3d and acquire core skills - slab and coil building, press moulds, sgrafitto, glazing, throwing on the wheel while relaxing. If you have done pottery before you will be surprised by your journey and the results. Fiona is an experienced ceramic artist and teacher and you will be working in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk ; (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649

    Updated on 10/11/2016 13:58:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Alyth Craft Tourism Evening Pottery Classes Posted on by Nancy Fuller

    Join experienced tutor Nancy Fuller to create a range of hand-built pottery. Classes are suitable for those who wish to improve their skills as well as those who are completely new to working with clay.

    Friday Evening Classes 7-9pm
    9th, 16th & 23rd Sept.
    Working with slabs and experimenting with printing onto clay.

    Cost per course: £75
    The price includes clay & glaze costs, firing fees & share of venue hire. Payment in full required at time of booking as I have to buy the materials in advance. No refund given once booking has been made.

    Numbers: Minimum of 4 adults to run each course.

    One to one throwing classes are also available. For further information or to make a booking please email me on info@nancyfuller.co.uk or call me on 07807723365.

  • Wheel throwing and handbuilding Posted on by Fiona Thompson

    This all day class covers two different and contrasting processes of making ceramic vessels; wheel throwing and coil building. As an introduction to  making pots on the wheel, we will cover the basics of centering the clay and making a range of small pots. You will also learn to make unique pots by the traditional method of coil building. These can be decorated using coloured slips and various tools/objects to create textures, colours and pattern. Suitable for complete beginners. Small class sizes ensure lots of individual support. We'll take a short break for lunch.

    Your work will be fired and glazed ready to collect a few weeks later; you'll be notifed by email and then will have approximately up to a month to collect your pieces.
    £70 per person, inclusive of materials,preparation and firings.


    Saturday, 24 September 2016 from 11:00 to 16:00

    To book please visit the website and the eventbrite page. 

    Details:  fiona@cyanclayworks.co.uk 

    http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ceramics-wheel-throwing-and-handbuilding-tickets-25839745374

  • Evening course in ceramics Posted on by Fiona Thompson

    Held in our working ceramic studio Cyan Clayworks, in Edinburgh, run by Fiona Thompson. This 7 week block of evening sessions is suitable for complete beginners who would like an introduction to working creatively with clay. We will cover handbuilding, wheel throwing and surface decoration with slips and glazes. It will run from 6-8pm on Tuesdays, and it starts 25th October 2016. Small class sizes, all materials and tools provided, and lots of support so you can develop your creative skills. £165. To book please visit the website: http://www.cyanclayworks.co.uk

    For further info email fiona@cyanclayworks.co.uk or visit the website.

  • Edinburgh Design School Term 1 Pottery classes Posted on by Alex Gunn

    Our latest day and evening Pottery classes are starting from August 24th in our new teaching and open studio practice pottery in central Edinburgh.

    You will learn a range of hand building and wheel throwing techniques. Our classes are really practical. You will learn to make Pinch pots, coil pots and slab pots  and wheel thrown vessels and forms.

    You will learn surface decoration techniques, the pricniples behind the firing processes and safe studio practice.

    These are the pottery fundamantals.

    Once you have completed our courses to Foundation level ( or are at that level of practice) you are eligable to progress to our SQA certificate courses and to practice independently or with technical support in our new open practice pottery.

    We are a Scottish Qualifications Authority approved teaching center dedicated to reintroducing pottery into mainstream education in Scotland.

    All our courses are taught by fully qualified professional potters in a really supportive teaching environment.

    To book classes or to find out more please e mail: alex@edinburghdesignschool.co.uk

    To check out our web site look at www.edinburghdesignschool.co.uk

    We would love to hear from you,

    Kind Regards,

    Alex

     

    Updated on 16/08/2016 15:40:00 by Alex Gunn

  • Glasgow evening pottery class for those with some experience, 6.30 - 9pm, Thursdays 15 Sep - 3 Nov 2016, (8 weeks) Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    This class gives you the opportunity to have fun developing your skills and follow up your ideas in more depth. I will help you realise these and suggest avenues of exploration and suitable projects. Methods of working with clay include slab and coil building, press moulds, glazing, sgraffitto, ceramic transfers throwing on the wheel. You may combine these methods and be surprised by your unique designs. All materials included in price. Work will be fired for you to keep and take away and must be collected within two weeks of class finish. Classes are in my South Glasgow, Mosspark/Cardonald studio. Max 6 people per class. £ 200.00. Full Payment online - email me for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH (You can find this on google maps) Find out more via my web-site: http://www.fionabyrnesutton.co.uk  (copy and paste this into your browser if link doesn't work) Feel free to contact me with any enquiries by email: fbs.ceramics@gmail.com or tel/text: 07904491649

    Updated on 14/07/2016 17:06:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

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