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Intermediate Wheel Throwing Fridays

  • Starts 21 Jun
  • 299 British pounds
  • 5 Eastgate Row North

Available spots


Service Description

Intermediate Wheel Throwing Techniques at Pictura Studios Elevate your pottery skills to the next level with our "Intermediate Wheel Throwing Techniques" course, designed for those who have mastered the basics and are ready to explore more complex and artistic forms. Over eight weeks, you will refine your techniques, experiment with new forms, and start to develop your unique style. Course Highlights: Weeks 1-2: Advanced Forming Techniques Sharpen your ability to throw uniform walls and experiment with altering forms post-throwing. Learn to create sophisticated shapes like pitchers and vases with specific function and aesthetic appeal. Weeks 3-4: Complex Pieces and Assemblies Challenge yourself with composite pieces, learning to join thrown forms to create multi-part items. Techniques covered include throwing off the hump and working with larger amounts of clay. Weeks 5-6: Lids and Handles Focus on throwing and fitting lids for pots and casseroles. Master the art of pulling and attaching various types of handles to your creations. Weeks 7-8: Surface Decoration and Glazing Explore advanced surface decoration techniques such as slip-trailing, sgraffito, and underglaze painting. Experiment with different glazing techniques to enhance the texture and colour of your work. Choose Your Showcase Pieces: At the end of the course, select two pieces that best represent your new skills and personal style to be glazed and fired, adding professional and artistic pieces to your collection. Course Details: Duration: 8 weeks, one session per week Skill Level: Intermediate Price: £299 Included: All materials, including clay, glazes, and firing costs Why Join Us? This course is perfect for those looking to expand their pottery skills and express their creativity in new and exciting ways. Under the guidance of our experienced instructors, you will gain confidence and expertise, preparing you for advanced ceramic work or personal artistic endeavors. Reserve your spot today at Pictura Studios and start transforming your ideas into beautifully crafted ceramics!


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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