Sunday 2022 Classes - 8 Week Course

$495.00

Join Woodside Ceramics in The Churn Room located in the Old Butter Factory in Dayboro for this great new workshop where you can learn to use the Potters' Wheel. Make a journey to feed your creativity and relax in the therapeutic practise of clay.

QUICK OVERVIEW

  • Take a project from concept to completion
  • Learn all the steps of pottery production
  • Throw ceramic pieces
  • Trim and turn bottom of pieces
  • Glaze your ceramic pieces
  • Finish the pieces after firing

DETAILS

A short course in ceramics for those that want to take a project from conception to completion. Pottery involves multiple steps over a course of time. Within this short course we will:

Week 1. Throwing pieces on the pottery wheel

Week 2. Trimming and turning pieces

Week 3. Throwing more pieces on the pottery wheel

Week 4. Trimming and turning further pieces

Week 5. Firing pieces (Bisque Firing - no class)

Week 6. Glazing pieces with a combination of finishes

Week 7. Firing pieces (Glaze Firing - no class)

Week 8. Finishing pieces to take home

Each step I will guide you through the processes of pottery and the different avenues you can take at each step, making your journey truly unique.

The course will run over 8 weeks but consist of 6 sessions of up to 2.5 hrs each (please note Week 6 and Week 8 sessions may run shorter and depend on finishes chosen). 

 

DETAILS

Where: The Churn Room - Old Butter Factory - Shop 6/38 Williams St Dayboro

Time: Term begins The first Sunday of the Month with terms beginning in January, March, May, July, and September. Each class there after will be on the next Sunday. 

All materials are supplied including clay, tools, towels and aprons. Please wear comfy clothes that you are happy to have splattered in clay - it's half the fun!

Each class has a maximum of 4 people so our sessions are fully immersive with lots of guidance.

COVID POLICY

In line with current COVID-19 practices Woodside Ceramics welcomes all patrons to attend our classes and from the 5th of March are not required to wear a mask whilst attending. However, If you are feeling unwell or show symptoms of a cough or flu please do not attend class. 

ACCESSABILITY

Woodside Ceramics is located on the mezzanine level of The Churn Room located within the Dayboro Butter Factory. Due to the nature and age of the building there are some uneven surfaces, with access to the mezzanine only via stairs. If you have any questions or concerns please contact us through our email at hello@woodsideceramics.com.au

BOOKINGS
To book please use the SELECT TIME button on the Lessons page of the website. All lessons are by appointment only. Please contact us at hello@woodsideceramics.com.au if you have any questions or need assistance with bookings. 

If you are booking into this course you are committing to be able to attend for the duration of the course. We are unable to offer make up classes in our courses.

CANCELLATION POLICY
Please note you are unable to reschedule the 8 Week Course. Lessons can be transferred to another person before the course commences, however no refunds will be issued.

Looking forward to seeing you in the studio!
Brian