Ceramic Classes

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Why not come and learn with Charlotte?

Come and join in Charlotte’s ceramics classes from her fully equipped  pottery studio in Westbourne, Bournemouth, Dorset.   She runs a variety of part-time courses so whether you’re a complete beginner or want to improve on your skills, there is something for everyone.  If you are a novice she can offer classes that will cover all hand building techniques, throwing on the potters wheel and surface decoration techniques.  She has a catalogue of exciting projects to choose from or welcomes your own ideas that she can advise and support you through.  More advanced techniques such as mould making and glaze mixing can also be supported.

Charlotte’s Westbourne based pottery studio is located between Poole and Bournemouth and is a busy town with lots to offer.  The studio is within easy reach of local car parking, public transport  and local amenities including a variety of shops, cafe’s and restaurants.

Charlotte graduated in 2000 from Manchester Metropolitan University with a BA hons in Contemporary Crafts, Ceramics and Textiles.  After a years Artist in Residence she then completed her PGCE in Post Compulsory Education at Greenwich University.  Since then she has taught on a variety of courses and workshops including City and Guilds, Btec short courses in Ceramics, National Diploma in Art and Design and a degree in Applied Art.

Classes on offer are as follows

Adults Classes

NEW -Tuesday morning 10.00-13.00 8 weeks for 180 including all materials and firings.
Suitable for any learner, beginners or those with experience.

9th January to 27th February 2018

Evening classes run 12 weeks at a time on a Tuesday 18.00-21.00 or a Thursday 10.00-13.00 or 18:00 -21:00 for the cost of £260 including all basic materials.  Only 5 students per class.

The new term dates are as follows:-

Tuesday 18.00-21.00    

2nd January to 20th March 2018

Thursday  10.00-13.00 or 18.00-21.00 

8th January to 22nd March 2018

6 Week Adult Beginners Workshop – A good introduction to ceramics where you will learn a number of hand building and decoration techniques from projects set by Charlotte. £135 including all materials.

Tuesdays  18.00-21.00 

2nd January to 6th February 2018

13th January to 20th March

Thursdays  10.00-13.00 or 18.00-21.00 

8th January to 8th February 2018

15th February to 22nd March 2018

Charlotte also offers one off taster sessions in pottery if you would like to give it a go. Please use the link below to see what’s on offer.

Taster Sessions

So, if you’d like to learn some new skills and enjoy the company of some like minded creative types, please visit the contact page or call Charlotte directly on 07786371431 to get in touch.  I f you have 5 or 6 friends that would like to come and do a taster together, please contact Charlotte to discuss dates.