Throwing

Wheel Throwing Classes & Workshops 2024

Monday, Tuesday and/or Wednesday Evening Wheel Throwing Classes 

The evening throwing class is a four week course for beginners introducing techniques on the potter’s wheel. You will learn how to ‘throw’ and ‘turn’ pots before glazing your work in the final class, which will be ready for collection 2-3 weeks later after the final firing.

When: Mondays, Tuesdays and/or Wednesdays, 6.30-8.30pm
Duration: 4 weeks.
Course cost: £180 per person (all materials and firings included).
Teacher: Cath Maskell (Monday/Wednesday evenings) Siân Patterson (Tuesday evenings).

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Thursday Evening Wheel Throwing Class

The evening throwing class is a four week course for beginners introducing techniques on the potter’s wheel. You will learn how to ‘throw’ and ‘turn’ pots before glazing your work in the final class, which will be ready for collection 2-3 weeks later after the final firing.

When: 6.30pm-8.30pm
Thurs 20th June
Thurs 27th June
Thurs 4th July
No class 11th July
Thurs 18th July

Duration: 4 weeks.
Course cost: £180 per person (all materials and firings included).
Teacher: Eilidh Hunter

For further information contact Eilidh via email: eilidh@creadhceramics.co.uk

Weekend Throwing Workshops

Louise’s throwing courses on the wheel are suitable for both beginners and improvers.

New Weekend Course Dates:

For availability and bookings please contact Louise directly at louise_a_mcvey@yahoo.com

Monday Evening Throwing Classes

Jonathan Wade’s Monday evening throwing course will cover the basics and more advanced techniques of wheel-made ceramics.This course is suitable for beginners as well as those with previous experience who are keen to improve their skills. The course covers skills such as wedging and centering before progressing onto different aspects of throwing such as:

– Focusing on particular shapes like plates, bowls etc.
– Trimming or turning ‘foot rings’ on forms
– Throwing and joining
– Making lids

Please note this course is very popular and is generally booked up well in advance. For more information on prices, availability, bookings or to register your interest for upcoming classes, please contact Jonathan Wade at jonathan.wade@network.rca.ac.uk.

The Glasgow Ceramics Studio cannot accept responsibility for any loss, theft or damage caused to personal effects or work left in the Studio.