Classes & Courses

  • Mix and Match Pottery Taster Day Sunday 14 January 2018, 10.30am - 4.30pm £85.00, GIFT VOUCHERS Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    (ONE PLACE LEFT) Tea and coffee provided. Bring your own lunch. Gift vouchers. Min class size 2 people
    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 £162.00 for two people (minimum class size) and £78.00 for each additional person . Bring your own lunch. Max class size: 4. Contact me if you would like to do this workshop on another date for a minimum of 3 people.

    Fiona is an experienced teacher and artist who exhibits nationally. You will work in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email her for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH 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.

    The reason I price day workshops for two people or more is that this guarantees the workshop or taster will run. Please note there is a no cancellations policy for gift voucher and pottery taster classes.
    All student work must be collected within two weeks of firing as it won't be kept.

    at Mosspark Blvd, Glasgow G52, UK, Start Time: 10:30, End Time: 16:00

    Updated on 18/11/2017 17:05:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Glasgow Saturday morning 6 week pottery course, 13 Jan - 17 Feb 10.00 am - 12.30 pm £150.00, GIFT VOUCHERS 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. Please note that pottery class payment is non-refundable.
    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 teacher and artist who exhibits nationally. You will work in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email her for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH 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 Mosspark Blvd, Glasgow G52, UK, Start Time: 10:00, End Time: 12:30

    Updated on 18/10/2017 20:16:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • 2018 Glasgow Tues evening 7 week pottery course, (2 &1/2 hours), 9 Jan - 20 Feb , 6.30pm - 9pm £175.00. Gift vouchers 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. Please note that pottery class payment is non-refundable.
    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 teacher and artist who exhibits nationally. You will work in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email her for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH 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 Mosspark Blvd, Glasgow G52, UK, Start Time: 18:30, End Time: 21:00

    Updated on 18/10/2017 18:02:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • 2018 Glasgow Tues afternoon 7 week pottery course, (2 &1/2 hours), 9 Jan - 20 Feb 1 pm - 3.30 £175.00, Gift Vouchers 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. Please note that pottery class payment is non-refundable.
    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 teacher and artist who exhibits nationally. You will work in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email her for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH 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 Mosspark Blvd, Glasgow G52, UK, Start Time: 13:00, End Time: 15:30

    Updated on 18/10/2017 18:03:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • 3 days in October. Pottery course in Penicuik Posted on by jane kelly

    A couple of places are still available on this short, mixed ability course. Throwing, handbuilding, slip decorating, glazing and a raku firing. The cost for the 3 days is £120 inclusive of all materials, firing and tuition plus drinks and snacks. 10am till 3pm each day.

    Penicuik is 10 miles south of Edinburgh and easily accessible by bus as well as by car.

    Monday 23rd, Tuesday 24th October and Friday 27th October 2017 at High St, Penicuik EH26 8HS, UK, Start Time: 10:00, End Time: 15:00

    I have run short courses in my studio since 2000. There are plenty of wheels and both electric and gas kilns. There is a maximum of 8 students.

    Jane Kelly

    penicuikpottery@gmail.com

    07745095541

    Updated on 03/10/2017 20:20:00 by jane kelly

  • Ceramics evening course for beginners Posted on by Fiona Thompson

    This 6 week evening class is aimed at complete beginners who would like an introduction to working creatively with clay, and will be run by Chris Donnelly. There will be a focus on functional pots. We will cover different approaches to ceramics: slab construction, press moulds, wheelthrowing, handmade tiles, surface decoration and glazing. Each weekly session will be from 6 - 8pm. Chris will demonstrate each process and you will be able to make pieces of your own design. Small class sizes so lots of hands - on support; all materials and tools provided; and all work fired for you.

    £145 per person, inclusive of materials,preparation and firings.

    To book please visit the website or our eventbrite page. http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ceramics-evening-course-for-beginners-tickets-37211706215 All courses are booked and paid for in advance via eventbrite. 

    fiona@cyanclayworks.co.uk

    07899 892648

  • FULL. Glasgow, Mix and Match Pottery Taster Day, Sunday 26 November 10.30am - 4.00pm £85.00, Gift Vouchers Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Tea and coffee provided. Bring your own lunch.  Min class size 2 people
    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 £162.00 for two people (minimum class size) and £78.00 for each additional person . Bring your own lunch. Max class size: 4 Contact me if you would like to do this workshop on another date for a minimum of 3 people.
    The reason I price day workshops for two people or more is that this guarantees the workshop or taster will run. Please note there is a no cancellations policy for gift voucher and pottery taster classes.
    All student work must be collected within two weeks of firing as it won't be kept.

    Fiona is an experienced teacher and artist who exhibits nationally. You will work in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email her for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH 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: 16:00

    Updated on 12/11/2017 16:11:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • FULL. Glasgow Mix and Match Pottery Taster Day Sunday 29 October, 10.30am - 4.00pm £85.00, gift vouchers Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    Tea and coffee provided. Bring your own lunch. Gift vouchers. Min class size 2 people
    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 £162.00 for two people (minimum class size) and £78.00 for each additional person . Bring your own lunch. Max class size: 4 Contact me if you would like to do this workshop on another date for a minimum of 3 people.
    The reason I price day workshops for two people or more is that this guarantees the workshop or taster will run. Please note there is a no cancellations policy for gift voucher and pottery taster classes.
    All student work must be collected within two weeks of firing as it won't be kept.

    at 353 Mosspark Blvd, Glasgow, Glasgow Metropolitan Area G52 1JH, UK, Start Time: 10:30, End Time: 16:00

    Updated on 27/09/2017 15:26:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • FULL. Glasgow Tuesday evening 6 week pottery course, (2 &1/2 hours), 17 Oct - 21 Nov 18.30pm -21.00 £150.00 , gift vouchers 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. Please note that pottery class payment is non-refundable. 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.  £150.00. Max 5 people per class.

    Fiona is an experienced teacher and artist who exhibits nationally. You will work in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email her for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH 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, Glasgow Metropolitan Area G52 1JH, UK, Start Time: 18:30, End Time: 21:00

    Updated on 16/10/2017 14:17:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Glasgow Tuesday afternoon 6 week pottery course, (2 &1/2 hours), 17 Oct - 21 Nov 1 pm - 3.30 £150.00 (gift vouchers) Posted on by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

    ( TWO SPACES LEFT) 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. Please note that pottery class payment is non-refundable. 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 teacher and artist who exhibits nationally. You will work in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email her for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH 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, Glasgow Metropolitan Area G52 1JH, UK, Start Time: 13:00, End Time: 15:30

    Updated on 29/09/2017 11:52:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Glasgow Saturday morning 5 week pottery course 17 Oct - 21 November, 10.30 am - 1pm £135.00 (gift vouchers) 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. Please note that pottery class payment is non-refundable. 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 teacher and artist who exhibits nationally. You will work in her well equipped artist studio. Full Payment online - email her for details- or by cheque secures your place. Free on street parking and buses. Gift vouchers available. Location: Mosspark Boulevard, South Glasgow G52 1JH 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: 13:00

    Updated on 24/08/2017 15:49:00 by Fiona Byrne-Sutton

  • Artist project support and tuition Posted on by Fiona Thompson

    At Cyan Clayworks we can provide individual tuition in the following areas: coil building, slab building, surface development/basic monoprinting, throwing and glazing. We have worked with a range of professional artists, students, and keen amateur makers. This can be a couple of one off sessions, or we can put a bespoke package together covering a variety of areas. 

    For further details please see our website: artist project support here  http://cyanclayworks.co.uk/student-and-professional-artist-support/ Tuition and workshops info here http://cyanclayworks.co.uk/bespoke-workshops-and-individual-tuition/

  • Handbuilding 4 week course Posted on by Fiona Thompson

    Held on Saturdays from 10.30 to 1.30, from the 14th oct - 4th nov. This four week class run by Fiona will introduce you to making unique pots by hand. It will include coil building, slab construction, press moulding, surface decoration/marking making/slip decoration, and glazing. There will be a different practical demonstration each week, focusing on different approaches to working with clay to make one off pieces. Suitable for adult beginners, or those who would like a refresher. All materials provided.

    Like all our courses, class sizes are limited so everyone gets enough hands-on support (max 7 in this class).

    Larger pieces will be fired ready to glaze in week 4, and will be fired and ready to collect a week later. (Smaller pieces will be ready to glaze and finish earlier.)

    £132 per person, inclusive of materials,preparation and firings, and eventbrite fee.

    To book please vist the website or our eventbrite page. http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/ceramics-four-week-saturday-course-tickets-34926875224 

  • 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 at Cyan Clayworks. 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-36144619530

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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
    ~~~~~~~~~                                   
    Tuition, Workshops, Demonstrations by arrangement.
    ~~~~~~~~~
    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

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