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Saturday Pottery Taster Classes

Make your own pottery pieces - firing extra

Over 250 people have attended this class

Description

COVID SAFE PRECAUTIONS ARE NOW IN PLACE.

Excited to be bringing back casual classes to Mt.Eliza Pottery Studio, a boutique style creative space.

The tutor for all classes is Manuela Ferstl

These are a great opportunity to try a one-off taster session & experience Clay as being the new Yoga.

From beginners through to experienced, this class offers the chance to try the wheel, sculpting or hand building. Come along and enjoy a fun and relaxed class while learning new skills. 

For adults & children (from 5 years of age).

Book a party. Book a hens group. Book a work break up. Book a parent & child session.

The studio is cosy & warm in winter and air-conditioned when hot.

Maximum 8 people, offering you a more personalised experience with more one-on-one time.

All equipment & materials included, firing is extra.

PLEASE NOTE - - a new clay has been recently introduced into these classes to provide you with a very high quality porcelaineous-type clay, suitable for microwave ovens and dishwashers :-)

Equipment included are Clay, Use of brand new direct drive Venco wheels, Coil Extruder, Pottery tools, Colors, 

Please note that firing of your pieces is an optional extra. 

Please bring extra $35 cash with you on the day if you chose to have all your work totally finished with both bisque & glaze firings for you afterwards. Includes basic glazes and under glazes.



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What you will learn

  • How to create shapes & forms in clay by rolling, extruding, or throwing your clay on the potters wheel.
  • How to hand build simple forms of your choice & create different types of textures
  • How to paint your pieces with many colours available

What you will get

  • Basic skills on the pottery wheel
  • A fun experience shared with others
  • Great creations made by you

What to bring

  • Please bring an old clean, towel, each time.
  • Bring your own pictures or use the display items as inspiration

What to wear

Casual & comfortable (Warning: it might get messy! but definitely all washable)

Appropriate for

Suitable for students of all skill levels, from ages 5 and up


Mt. Eliza Pottery Studio

Vendor since 2017

Come escape the daily routine and center yourself with some soul-shaping fun! Tucked in among old gum trees and songbirds, this cottage-style workshop provides a tranquil setting for creating all things clay!

Manuela offers a range of classes for all ages and learning stages. Come have some fun learning Hand-building, Sculpture, or even the Potters Wheel.

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4.9 (35 reviews)
Shirley
14 August 2021Saturday Pottery Taster Classes
I attended the 2hr taster course in July and thoroughly enjoyed it. We got to make quite a few pieces by hand and had a turn on the wheel. Manuela helped us when we needed her, but left us to use our imagination and make whatever we wanted.
Linda
03 August 2021Saturday Pottery Taster Classes
Manuela was very friendly & informative, she also encouraged us to try something new. The atmosphere was lovely & everything explained well.
Ysanne
31 July 2021Saturday Pottery Taster Classes
Manuela was fantastic!! Beautiful location and studio. Will definitely be back!
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Refund Policy

  • REFUNDS- Children's School Holiday Workshops  &  Adults Saturday Casual Classes 

-Please choose your classes carefully. Due to the limited class sizes, once you have booked and paid, a partial refund of 50% can be offered only if given more than 10 days notice.

-You may offer your spot to a friend if needing to cancel. You must arrange transfer of payment between yourself and your friend - please call 0412 568 804 to make changes to your booking details.

-Requests for bookings to be transferred to another session can only be done with 10 days or more notice.

-A non-attendance, forfeits the fee paid.

-Credits cannot be given due to a forfeit of fees.

-Credits cannot be given and used for any future events, though a partial refund can be given with 10 days or more notice.


REFUNDS - Adults term classes and children's short courses-

-Please choose your classes carefully. Due to the limited class sizes, once you have booked and paid, only partial refunds can be offered, or alternatively, a transfer to different day. A refund of 35% includes allowances for the booking & administration fees. Please note that more than 14 days notice needs to be given for the partial refund. You can also transfer your booking to a friend for no charge.

-If offering your spot to a friend if needing to cancel, you must arrange transfer of payment between yourself and your friend - please call 0412 568 804 to make changes to your booking details.

-A non-attendance, forfeits the fee paid.

-Credits cannot be given due to a forfeit of fees.

- Make-up classes cannot be offered as refunds or transfers, unless for uncontrollable circumstances such as lockdown cancellations, or, from classes cancelled by Mt.Eliza Pottery Studio themselves, so please consider this when booking, thankyou. If you can't make a class, you can arrange with Mt.Eliza Pottery Studio to send someone else in your place.


REFUNDS - Vouchers

-Please note that vouchers will last 24 months, or partial refunds offered less an admin and processing fees of 35%.


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Terms & Conditions

1.) If Mt.Eliza Pottery Studio requires a class to be postponed or cancelled, your class can be re-allocated to a class of the same value and offered as a credit to another session. Or a refund can be made, however a booking fee will be deducted.

Please refer to the refunds policy.


2.) Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Mt.Eliza Pottery Studio or organised by Mt.Eliza Pottery Studio must agree to these terms and conditions.

3.)  I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised at Mt.Eliza Pottery Studio or organised by Mt.Eliza Pottery Studio .



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