Beginner Wheel Workshop - 2 hours

Beginner Wheel Workshop - 2 hours

Pottery Wheel for Beginners

Next Available: Thu, 07 Jul 5:00PM (AEST)
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2 hours
Over 500 people have attended this class


This class is suited to anyone interested in trying the pottery wheel for the first time.

Have you ever wanted to feel what it’s like to be on a pottery wheel? Perhaps you are interested in joining a term class but want to see if you like it before making the commitment? Then this class is for you. Bring a friend or come on your own to experience the joy of being on the wheel, learning to create and have some FUN!

At the end of class students may select 2 items each for their home. Work will be glazed in a colour of choice and fired (this process takes approximately 2-3 weeks). We will email you when your work is ready to collect.


  • Clay, tools and glazes
  • Firing of 2 pieces (additional items can be kept charged at $20 per person*)

Duration: 2 hours

Experience: No experience required

Bring: An apron and towel

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

Children: Yes – over the age of 8 years (if accompanied by an adult)

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

Cost: $90 / person (Please read the terms and conditions for this class prior to booking)


*A maximum number of 13 people per class

*This class can be booked as a private workshop

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What you will learn

  • Pottery wheel basics.

What you will get

  • An introduction to pottery on the wheel which includes clay, tools and glazes and 2 selected pieces to be fired for your home.
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

  • An apron and towel.

What to wear

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

Appropriate for

No experience is required. Children 8+ welcome if accompanied by an adult.

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 (155 reviews)
Sarahrated it
20 Jun 2022
What a fabulous studio! I have done a few different workshops and the staff are friendly and very helpful. I highly recommend Sarah’s studio
Kayla rated it
19 Jun 2022
So much fun! It is a little harder than expected but staff are very kind and helpful, coming around to offer expertise. You’re given a lot of guidance as well as creative freedom. So worth it.
Aylinrated it
19 Jun 2022
Such a great experience! A very calming environment and an enjoyable activity to do alone or with someone. Will definitely book again! :)
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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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