Beginner Wheel Course - 4 weeks
This intensive 4 week course is an excellent opportunity for aspiring potters to learn how to use the Wheel, focusing specifically on developing shapes and individual technique. This course will enable understanding of how pieces are made and the development process. Students will learn how to wedge & centre clay, create basic forms such as cylinders and small bowls and how to trim and glaze work. One to one tuition can be provided during class. This is a perfect class for beginner level students or students wanting more time on the wheel with teacher guidance and direction.
- 5 kgs of Studio clay, tools and glazes. Addtional Clay can be purchased at $16kilo
Duration: 2.5 hours x 4 classesi
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: $450 (please read the terms and conditions for this course prior to booking)
A minimum of 6 students is required for this class to run.
What you will learn
- How to centre clay to make basic forms such as cylinders and bowls
- Trimming & glazing skills
What you will get
- A set of your creations made on the day. Students will be notified once work has been glazed and ready to collect.
- Tea & Coffee.
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
Please wear comfortable clothing. Must wear covered/closed shoes.
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
Cancellations & Refunds
You are entitled to a full refund.
You’re welcome to send someone in your place.
- A refund can be requested 14 days before class starts. Free of charge.
- A transfer can be requested 7 days before the class starts. Free of charge.
- A credit note can be requested 14 days before the class starts. Free of charge.
No changes will be allowed after these times.
We recommend the refund upgrade option upon checkout in case you’re not able to attend the class. Learn more about refund upgrade option.
Terms & Conditions
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