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5-Day Intensive Wheel Throwing Workshop


Nov 20

NZD 000NZD 0.00


2023-11-20 2023-11-24 5-Day Intensive Wheel Throwing Workshop
The 5-day intensive pottery course is taught by one of our professional potters, and covers the following:
  • Introductory assessment of needs.
  • Clay preparation and wedging techniques.
  • Centering clay on the wheel.
  • Throwing basic cylinders then moving on to different forms – jugs, vases, plates, bowls etc.
  • Practising your preferred form, throwing to specific measurements, and repeat throwing.
  • Turning and finishing, pulling and attaching handles and decorating techniques.
A maximum of 5 students keeps your group small, close-knit and provides more direct tuition with your tutor. Clay is included and we provide tools. You are welcome to bring your own tools if preferred. Course price includes glazing and firing of 5 pieces. You are welcome to take any greenware with you. The classes run from 10:00am to 4:00pm each day. Day 1 starts at 9:30am. *Accommodation is not included in the price or provided by Driving Creek.

Participating Companies

Driving Creek Railway and Potteries

Coromandel Town, Coromandel-Colville

Event Details
20 Nov 2023 - 24 Nov 2023
09:30 AM To 04:00 PM GMT +12:00
 380 Driving Creek Road, Coromandel 3506, Waikato, New Zealand 380 Driving Creek Road, Coromandel 3506, Waikato, New Zealand - Map Directions