Edinburgh Design School - Edinburgh Design School

Hand building,
Slip casting,
Alternative firing,
Gas / Oil,

We are an independent design school based in central Edinburgh. We are a Scottish Qualifications Authority Approved Centre dedicated to teaching design based disciplines which have been disappearing from mainstream publicly funded education.

We teach pottery courses, classes and workshops at certificate and non certificate levels. We also have a professional makerspace for people who have training and need space to work.

All our teachers are fully qualified art and teacher trained industry professionals and our classes are limited to ten people to ensure a quality experience.

Follow us on twitter at @designincredibles and check out our website blog to see what we do.

Drop us a mail anytime, we would love to hear from you.

This member runs courses:

'Ceramics Ti Ci' A week long Masterclass with Andrew Appleby Posted on by Alex Gunn

Andrew Appleby (one of Scotlands senior potters) is coming to our studios in central Edinburgh to teach a Wheel throwing Masterclass in April.

The dates are: Monday 8th to Saturday 13th.

The title of the workshop is 'Ceramics Ti Chi' .

You will focus on developing wheel throwing skills concentrating on efficiency of time, space and body movement all of which are vital to gaining the muscle memory necessary to create consistency and quality wheel thown pots and vessels.

Andrew is a very experienced potter and teacher and you will have great fun working with him and learn  lots.

There is a choice of a morning or an afternoon session Monday to Saturday with a free day on Thursday.

Morning sessions are 9.00pm till 12.30pm
Afternoon sessions are 2.00pm till 5.30pm

The cost for the week  is £210 with materials and firing costs included. 

This course is suitable for all levels including beginners with some experience.

Please e mail:alex@edinburghdesignschool.co.uk for more information and bookings.

Contact details:

Edinburgh Design School

Edinburgh Design School

Edinburgh Palette, St Margaret's House
151 London Road
Edinburgh EH7 6AE EH76AE

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