Alex Allpress Pottery School
The Lion House, Main Street, Newbridge on Wye, nr. Hay on Wye, LD1 6LN
16-Sep-15 to 16-Sep-20
Mon-Fri, Sat, Sun, 10am-5pm, Half Day available
Potter's Wheel Day or Weekend Workshops
Spend a relaxing day or weekend making pots on the potter's wheel.
Small friendly groups and 4 electric potter‟s wheels ensure plenty of individual attention and guidance. You will explore a whole range of making techniques based upon the potters wheel including: throwing, turning, attaching handles & motifs and decorating methods using under-glaze and coloured slip.The workshop starts at 10am. After tea/coffee, introductions and initial demonstration you will be taken as a group, step by step, through the pot throwing process. 1pm, a light lunch consisting of bread, cheese, salad and fruit is served. In the afternoon there will be further demonstrations after which you will work larger lumps of clay, make bigger pots and explore different shapes and forms. select 1 or 2 of your best pots to be left at the Pottery for firing and glazing.
Times and prices are subject to change. Contact venue before setting out.
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