Duration: 1 day
Date: Saturday 16th March
Time: 10am – 4pm
Price: £120 per family (max 4 people)
Teacher: Jon French
This course has been designed as a family experience and is aimed at both adults and children having fun together learning how to throw a pot. Teacher Jon French will take you through the process of how to:
- Prepare clay (wedging and kneading)
- Centre the clay
- Throw cylinders with the aim of producing forms of even thickness
- Developing basic forms
- Wiring pots off the wheel
At the end of the course you will then have the choice of choosing a pot each that will be glazed and fired.
There are a maximum of 7 family places available with each family having their own wheel for use throughout the day. To ensure that each family has a one to one experience there is a maximum of 4 people per family per wheel. Basic materials, tools and lunch will be provided. Please let us know if you have any dietary requirements.
The price for a 1 day Family Throwing Course is £120 per family.
Jon French has over 30 years’ worth of experience having spent 29 years working for Wedgwood. He now runs his own successful business based at the historic Middleport Pottery. Jon has a great deal of experience as a teacher and works for several organisations within this role.
CANCELLATION BY YOU:
Should you need to cancel your booking your cancellation must be received in writing at least 14 days prior to the event. A full refund will be made of any fees paid. We are unable to process a refund for cancellations received less than 14 days prior to the event.
CANCELLATION BY US:
Should it be necessary due to reasons beyond our control to cancel an event then our liability is limited to a full refund of the event fee paid.
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