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Introduction to Wheel Throwing with Mark Saunders

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$240.00

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Date:

4 to 6 (Mon to Wed) & 23 July (Sat) – 4 sessions

Time:

6.00pm to 9.00pm each session

Teacher:

Mark Saunders

Location:

Workshop One

This course is perfect for those wanting to learn how to throw clay on a potter’s wheel.

  • Session 1 & 2 - Get a feel for clay and its properties through a focus on the potter’s wheel. This includes - how to wedge and centre clay in preparation for throwing and how to form cylinders and other shapes to make bowls, bud vases, beakers and other open forms.
  • Session 3 - Learn how to refine your shapes by trimming your pots on the potter’s wheel.
  • Session 4 - Learn how to prepare your bisqued fired pots for glazing and how to glaze in preparation for a final firing in the kiln.

Fired work can be collected four weeks after your final class.

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This course is perfect for those wanting to learn how to throw clay on a potter’s wheel.