Pottery - 2D to 3D - Textured Slabs & Constructed Forms (A two-part workshop)

Start date: 01 August 19
Day: Thursday
Course length: 1 day course
Time: 10:00 to 16:30


Full Fee: £75.85

Over 65's Fee: £70.98

Benefit Fee: £64.60

Course Code: £SS41

Tutor: Steve Carter

Length: 0 Weeks

Term: Summer Schools Weeks

Type: course Weeks

Code Letter: SS Weeks


Part 1. 6.00 - 9.00 pm Explore pinching, coiling, extruding & slab-rolling techniques to create clay 'cloth' (slabs). Apply 'primitive' approaches: to slip (clay paint), impress & texture surfaces. Store for use in Part 2. Part 2. 10.00 - 4.30 pm Cut your cloth designing, discovering & constructing 3x pieces: They might be Functional (vases, containers, etc), Non-Functional (hollow objects) or 'Combination' works. Choose appropriate glazes to be applied by the tutor post-course. This course is ideal for students who either have previous pottery experience or are those who are happy to delve right in. It is not a beginners workshop. N.B. Your finished work will be fired and glazed by the tutor for collection at a later date.




Thursday 1st August evening is 6.00 - 9.00 pm

Friday 2nd August all day 10.00 - 4.30 pm

Materials List

There are no materials required for this course.

Fees & Further Information

Please be aware that your booking starts when you first need access to the room to when you leave. This means that it includes any setting up or clearing up time you may need.

A 30% non-returnable deposit is required for all bookings.

During our term times we cannot accept room bookings that might conflict with any of the courses we offer.
Evening bookings outside of our term times are subject to the availablity of our evening staff.

There is a set up fee of £10.00 per hour for all bookings in the cafe, hall and bar. If your booking takes place outside of our usual opening hours there will be an £8.00 service charge. For single room hire bookings full payment is required at least one week before the date of the booking. For block bookings full payment is required within 30 days of the last date of the room hire.

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