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Essayez-vous au tour de potier

Worcestershire, Royaume-Uni

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Expérience organisée par Chris

90 min
Comprend boissons, matériel.
Jusqu'à 4 personnes
L'expérience est présentée en Anglais.

Au programme

I specialise in slipware pottery thrown on a potters wheel (of which there are 4). The pots are decorated with the coloured liquid clay (slip) that provides a wonderful fluid palette to create a wide range of decorative styles.

The great benefit of this course is that by using slips we are able to make and decorate the pots in the same lesson as the pots are decorated in their raw, unfired state. You therefore don't need to return to decorate the pots at another lesson, unless you want to of course!

The one-off lesson is suitable for adult absolute beginners as well as those revisiting skills that may have got rusty. If you have a particular project you want to try out (e.g. flower pot, mug, jug) then we will discuss how you can achieve that in the time available but feel free to let me know beforehand with ideas / pictures.

Pottery is a very broad subject and it can sometimes be difficult to know where to start, but if you just want to “have a go at pottery” then we can generally fit in a go at throwing some pots of different styles / forms.

The aim will be to have made at least one decorated pot you can either take home (in raw clay state) at the end of the lesson or wait for it to be fired (approx. 3 weeks) for collection or posted at cost.
Other things to note
Clay can be a messy business!
I have aprons and towels but you may want to consider the following:
• Clothes - the oldest you have. We’ll be using earthenware clay which is quite unforgiving on clothing.
• Nails - best if cut but not a real issue.
I specialise in slipware pottery thrown on a potters wheel (of which there are 4). The pots are decorated with the coloured liquid clay (slip) that provides a wonderful fluid palette to create a wide range of decorative styles.

The great benefit of this course is that by using slips we are able to make and decorate the pots in the same lesson as the pots are decorated in their raw, unfired state. You therefore don't need to return…

Chris et la sécurité

Cet hôte s'engage à respecter les consignes de sécurité et de nettoyage d'Airbnb liées à la COVID-19, notamment en respectant les consignes de distanciation sociale, en pratiquant une bonne hygiène et en s'assurant que tous les participants portent un masque.
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Ce qui est inclus

  • Boissons
    Tea, coffee and water is available.
  • Commodités
    All equipment and materials are provided.
De $97
par personne
lun. 8 mars
$97 par personne
$97 par personne
lun. 8 mars
$97 par personne
$97 par personne
lun. 8 mars
$97 par personne
$97 par personne

Voici votre hôte, Chris

Hôte sur Airbnb depuis 2019
  • 5 commentaires
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I have 25 years of experience in ceramics in its various formats (including hand building and throwing on a potters wheel) and have taught for 10 years. I love sharing the experience of handling clay by teaching small classes from my workshop which is situated next to my wife's fused glass studio where she also runs classes.
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Destinations

The lesson takes place in a fully functioning, professional pottery studio based at the end of my garden. This is situated next to my wife's fused glass studio where she also runs classes. If you'd like to do both or split a class with a group feel free to drop me a message.

Noté5,0 sur 5 avec 5 commentaires.

Kevin
septembre 2020
Absolutely made to feel at ease with an engaging potter and came away smiling. Great tutor and both of us actually made some lovely stuff!
Amy
septembre 2020
We had a wonderful time making 4 tapas bowls each. Chris was really helpful and friendly. We would definitely recommend this to anyone for a fun activity to do!
Chieun
février 2020
As a first experience, Chris was a wonderful teacher and this was even better our expectations. Really authentic, genuine and one to one tuition. Absolutely amazing value for money, everything's included no additional costs, he ensured that we got something to take away at the end. You could try marbling decoration and other little tricks that Chris showed us to decorate your pots. Couldn't recommend it more!
As a first experience, Chris was a wonderful teacher and this was even better our expectations. Really authentic, genuine and one to one tuition. Absolutely amazing value for money…
Sophia
février 2020
Amazing experience, very lovely couple! Really enjoyed it and would definitely recommend. I did plenty of research before booking and this is by far best value for money. Big Thankyou to Chris for his hospitality and for the extra bowls! 👍👍👍
Amazing experience, very lovely couple! Really enjoyed it and would definitely recommend. I did plenty of research before booking and this is by far best value for money. Big Thank…
Daria
juillet 2020
Really fun experience, Chris is super friendly and helpful

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Conditions d'annulation

Toute expérience peut être annulée et remboursée au complet dans les 24 heures suivant l'achat, ou au moins 7 jours avant qu'elle n'ait lieu.

Exigences pour les voyageurs

Un maximum de 4 voyageurs âgés de 10 ou plus peuvent y participer.

Quoi apporter

During the COVID19 period, please bring a face mask. I have hand sanitiser and washing facilities.