2 Week Intensive Throwing
August 22 @ 10:00 am - September 2 @ 4:00 pm| £950.00
This intensive throwing course is suitable for a range of learners; including improvers to those that are proficient in throwing. This course will enable you to develop greater consistency or to work towards throwing bigger and taller pots. There will be a range of demonstrations as well as plenty of opportunities to practice throwing and help you develop your technique with the help of tutors, Kevin Millward and Ben Brierley. Kevin and Ben bring many years of expertise and teaching experience to help you develop your making skills & pottery interest. Throughout the course, they will demonstrate the relevance between technical skills, design, and aesthetic considerations. The course will cover:
- Clay preparation; wedging and kneading.
- Centering clay.
- Lifting techniques, hand grips & throwing ribs.
- Handles, spouts, appendages and surface decoration.
- Fixing wooden bats.
- Turning .
- Throwing consistently.
- Throwing bigger and taller.
12 people are attending 2 Week Intensive Throwing