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Advanced Wheel Throwing and Design

Tuesday Evening

  • Starts 10 Sept
  • 310 British pounds
  • 5 Eastgate Row North

Available spots

Service Description

Advanced Wheel Throwing and Design at Pictura Studios Elevate your pottery skills to an artistic level with our "Advanced Wheel Throwing and Design" course, crafted for experienced potters who are ready to push the boundaries of their creativity and technique. This eight-week course offers a deep dive into complex forms, sophisticated finishing techniques, and personal style development in the art of wheel-thrown pottery. Course Highlights: Weeks 1-2: Mastering Complex Forms Refine your ability to control clay with precision, focusing on challenging forms like teapots and large decorative pieces. Techniques for managing large amounts of clay and achieving symmetrical and balanced outcomes. Weeks 3-4: Design and Aesthetics Explore advanced design principles that influence form and function. Learn to integrate aesthetic considerations into practical items, enhancing both beauty and usability. Weeks 5-6: Advanced Glazing Techniques Experiment with multiple glazing techniques for varied textures and effects. Introduction to post-fire finishing techniques that add sophistication to your pieces. Weeks 7-8: Final Project and Exhibition Apply all the learned techniques to create a cohesive set or a complex individual piece. Prepare for an end-of-course exhibition where your work will be showcased to peers and potential buyers. Choose Your Signature Pieces: At the course's conclusion, select your best work for professional glazing and firing. These pieces will not only showcase your advanced skills but also serve as a testament to your artistic growth. Course Details: Duration: 8 weeks, one session per week Skill Level: Advanced Location: 5 Eastgate Row North, Chester, CH1 1LQ Price: £299 Included: All materials, studio access, and expert guidance, firing and glazing Why Join Us? This course is designed for those who aspire to professional levels of pottery making. It's a chance to explore your artistic potential, refine your craft, and prepare for professional or artistic ventures in the world of ceramics. Led by seasoned artists, this program will inspire you, challenge you, and push you to new heights of creativity and skill. Spaces are limited to ensure personalized attention and a high-quality learning experience. Reserve your spot today at Pictura Studios and begin your journey towards becoming a master potter!

Upcoming Sessions

Cancellation Policy

Please note any cancellations within 48 hours of the event, class or course will not be eligible for a refund.

Contact Details

  • Pictura Studios, Eastgate Street, Chester, UK


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