26 & 27 FEBRUARY | FAMILY POTTER’S WHEEL WEEKEND | FAMILIES

Have you always wanted to make a pot on a potter’s wheel? Now is your chance to come with your family.
These sessions are intended for families with children aged 10+ to come together to have a go or improve their skills on the potter’s wheel.

Dates: 26th and 27th February
Times: 10.00 – 12.00 and 14.00-16.00
Cost: £40 per person per session

Biscuit firing cost £5 per each person up to three small pots
Glazing and firing by Messums Creative £15 per item

Bridget Timoney has been a practicing potter for ten years. She studied ceramics at Limerick School of Art and Design. She trained under Gus Mableson at the prestigious Thomastown Skills Course and completed an Adopt a Potter apprenticeship with Julie Ayton. Recently Bridget completed her traineeship as Mirka Golden-Hann’s Visual Arts and Pottery Assistant  at Salisbury Arts Centre where she gained an in-depth insight into teaching pottery classes to all ages as well as running a community pottery.

Bring:

Apron, old towel and old credit card. Please wear closed-toe shoes.

Materials explained: Materials will be provided as part of the course. There is no extra charge if you wish to take home your unfired pieces. If you would like us to fire your work for you to have as a forever keepsake, please add into your basket the firing option you would like. Biscuit firing is the first firing which will turn clay into hard ceramic material. Or you can opt for the workshop to glaze fire your work for you in transparent, white or blue glaze.

 

£5.00£40.00

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