Pottery Throwing Beginners Workshop

This is a beginner’s workshop on learning how to use the wheel or for those who wish to hone and perfect their throwing skills. Beginners will learn the basics of how to prepare and use clay on the wheels, decorating and embellishing items made and then how to glaze and fire their creations.

On day one the focus will be on throwing until there is a set of items that can go through to day 2 for turning. Two weeks is allowed between day two and day three for items to be dry enough for glazing and firing.

This course consists of one weekend Saturday and Sunday 10 am – 4 pm and the following fortnights Sunday 4 – 6 pm.

The course fee includes all of the clay, glazes and firing for items as per course curriculum. There will be a few items/tools that will need to be purchased, you will find this on the information sheet provided by the office staff.

Pottery Course Christchurch

Key details

Level Beginner
Length 3 days/14 hours
Fees $240

Course availability

Term Date Location Time Tutor Availability Price
Term 1 Sat 26 & Sun 27 Feb & Sun 13 March 2022 Risingholme 10.00 am - 4.00 pm (4.00 - 6.00 pm 2nd Sunday) Della Goodinson 0 spaces left $240.00
Term 3 Sat 27 & Sun 28 Aug & Sun 11 Sept 2022 Risingholme 10.00 am - 4.00 pm (4.00 - 6.00 pm 2nd Sunday) Della Goodinson 0 spaces left $240.00
Term 4 Sat 05 & Sun 06 & Sun 20 Nov 2022 Risingholme 10.00 am - 4.00 pm (4.00 - 6.00 pm 2nd Sunday) Della Goodinson 1 space left $240.00 Enrol in course

Enrolment into a course is based on first come, first served. Please ensure you are familiar with our terms and conditions including our refund policy. Our courses page contains a summary of all courses we are currently offering. No classes on public holidays.

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