long WEEKEND ceramics atelier
4 night stay, 425€ - 675€ per person
accommodation and use of the studio throughout your stay
2 x days of making
1 hour wheel throwing taster
6 hours of teaching/ guided practice
1 x firing
Take home 1-4 finished pieces
Below is a general programme which acts as a starting point to give you an idea of how your time with us may look, however this can be adapted based on yours experience and what you would like to explore.
Day 0. Arrival Thursday afternoon
Day 1. Friday
(10.00-13.00) - Lesson: Introduction to ceramics, exploring basic hand building techniques: pinching, coiling, moulds.
(14.00-17.00) - Self practice: Sketching, discussing form and beginning to make a vessel of choice using methods explored in the morning. Option to begin one hand built vessel or a 4 piece tableware set. Technician around for support.
Day 2. Saturday
(10.00-13.00) - Self practice
(afternoon) - Guided practice: We will discuss and demonstrate methods for refining form, such as carving, smoothing and burnishing.
Day 3. Sunday
(morning) - dried vessels to be wood fired by technician ready for glazing or burnishing.
(14.00-17.00) - bisque fired vessels will be glazed or burnished ready to take home
Day 4. Monday - Departure in morning
Book with us using the button above. If we do not have availability for the dates that you wish to join, or you’d like to visit in 2020, please register your interest here