Adult Classes

Pottery Classes for Beginners

Our beginners classes cover techniques for making and decorating pottery as well as understanding the fundamentals of pottery and the potters skills.


We have classes from a private one hour taster session on the wheel through to a six week course with other beginners on multiple making and decorating techniques and special short courses .


The regular longer courses are very popular as once you have finished your initial five or six week block you are offered the chance to carry on working on your own projects. Some students have been with us for years.

Starting October  2021

Friday Evening

Starts 22nd October

Time 7pm - 9pm

Cost £120

Wednesday Morning

Starts 20th October

Time 11am - 1pm

Cost £120

Saturday Afternoon

Starts 23rd October

Time 14:00 - 16:00

Cost £120

Beginners Taster Classes

Once a month we offer a one off class where you can have a go at pottery and decide if this hobby is one you would like to take up. This is a class on making pottery without a wheel, if you would like to have a go at using the wheel please book our throwing taster sessions

Sunday 31st October

Making Elf Families for Christmas

Sunday 28th November 

Basic Animal Sculpture

January 16th 2022


Throwing Taster Sessions

An introductory class for absolute beginners. Have fun trying out the potters wheel in a private session of  one, two or three hour sessions for up to two people.

Select the tick box during the booking to add a second person to the session.

Select a time and date to suit you.

Cost from £35.



At the end of the session you get to choose three of your pieces to keep, which you then decorate and we fire. Collection about 4 weeks after the session.


Throwing Practise Sessions

Used the wheel on a taster session and want to learn more?

Practise time with or without teaching* can be booked to hone your skills.





Clay £1/kg firing £2/kg

Teaching £20/hr

*You must be able to demonstrate understanding of basic throwing techniques before you can use the wheel unsupervised.

If none of the above are suitable please complete the form below to be added to our waiting list.

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