Beginner Wheel Course - 6 weeks

Beginner Wheel Course - 6 weeks

Beginner Wheel

Next Available: Tue, 26 Jul 10:00AM (AEST)
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2 hours 30 minutes x 6 Weeks
Over 100 people have attended this class


The Beginner Wheel Pottery Course is an ideal opportunity for students to learn the basics on the wheel including learning to centre clay to create basic forms such as cylinders and small bowls.  This is a perfect class for students who are beginners and for students who are seeking more wheel practice and skill development. 

The course runs for 6 sessions -  either on Wednesday morning, 10am - 12.30pm or Thursday evening, 6pm-8.30pm.

*Please note all students attending class are required to show proof vaccination before entering the studio.


  • Clay, tools, firing and glazing.

Duration: 2.5 hours / class x 6 

Experience: No experience required

Bring: An apron and towel

Wear: Clothes that can get dirty – this class is hands on. Closed shoes are essential

Collection of work: Students will be emailed when their work is ready for collection (all work must be collected within 2 weeks)

Cost: $479 (prior to booking please read the terms and conditions for term classes)

Tutor: Cassie Lynch, Thursday Nights. Fiona Lewis Wednesday Mornings. 

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What you will learn

  • How to centre clay to make basic forms such as cylinders and bowls
  • Experiment with carving, tissue transfers. As well as glazing – the studio has various stoneware glazes to experiment with.

What you will get

  • A set of your creations made throughout the course. Students will be notified once work has been glazed and ready to collect.
  • Tea & Coffee
Parking Info

Please also note, that if you are driving you cannot park on Kent St as it’s permit only, try St David St or Moor St. 

What to bring

  • Please bring a towel and an apron.

What to wear

Clothes that can get dirty – this class is hands on. Closed shoes are essential.

Appropriate for

Beginners. No experience necessary.

Sarah Schembri is a Melbourne Ceramic Artist who is passionate about creating functional, tactile and visually appealing ceramics, particularly tableware. Being a lover of cooking and food in general, she is most interested in making pieces that are a pleasure to use in the home, pieces which are not only visually appealing but also functional & tactile.

“There is something quite special about using pieces that are handmade - the experience and food taste better. This is a feeling that I think about when I'm creating, it's part of the experience I want to share with others.” - Sarah 

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5.0 (20 reviews)
Maureen rated it
08 Jun 2022
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Bethrated it
03 Jun 2022
Fantastic hands on course to get you skilled up in beginners techniques on the wheels. Cass is a really great teacher, offering useful tips and advice, whilst allowing people to be creative in their own ways.
Aidarated it
02 Jun 2022
So much fun and loved learning to use the wheel
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Cancellations & Refunds

Our refund policy is detailed in the terms and conditions links (specific to your chosen class) below.

Terms & Conditions

Thanks for your interest in a class! 

Kindly read the terms and conditions specific to your event in the following links:

Terms & Conditions - Workshops / Classes (1 day)

Terms & Conditions - Courses / Term classes (1+ days)

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