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🇲🇹 Malta-Throwing on the potters wheel

WORKSHOP IN MALTA 🇲🇹 🇪🇺 Introduction to throwing on the potters wheel

  • Started 19 Nov
  • 235 euros
  • Naxxar, Malta

Service Description

***** Pottery workshop in MALTA. ***** Mark Ciavola , founder and production thrower at Potters Thumb will be in Malta sharing his passion and experience on the potters wheel and setting you up with the necessary skills to start making. This workshop is designed to cover all the aspects of working on the potters wheel with enough individual time to ensure you grasp the skills and start practicing. The workshop will span over 2 sessions x 2 hrs 1 session x 1 hr Mark will be demonstrating the techniques required and exploring the wonderful world of pottery. During the session we will be covering : - Learning about the material and its properties - clay - Prepping the clay for the wheel - Centering the clay on the wheel head - Shaping the clay to create a vessel / cup - Lifting off the pot from the wheel head. - Trimming the pot - How to make a bowl - How to make a jug - Pulling handles - slips and mark making - Glazing and decorating the pots produced during the workshop - All tools required- supplied The session allows enough time for a hands on experience with clay and trying out the techniques to create your own pots. The outcomes of the class is to pass on the skills you need to get creating on the potters wheel. You will get to keep what you create during the session. Location Naxxar, Midland Ind Park, Malta. Dates and Time Saturday 19th Nov 12:00pm - 2:00pm Saturday 26th Nov 12:00pm - 2:00pm Saturday 3rd Dec 12:00pm - 1:00pm Students per session 3 students Sessions include: - Tuition - Clay and Glazes - Good vibes Things to bring - Apron or overall to protect your clothing from getting too messy - A towel ( large ) - Small sketchbook - note book - Patience ***Please note that long nails can be an obstruction during the making process on the wheel. *** We also accept Revolut payments, kindly contact us for more details to pay Via Revolut WARNING - Pottery is highly addictive and will become an obsession


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Cancellation Policy

This workshop is restricted to a limited number of confirmed bookings and therefore we are unable to offer any refunds if you choose to cancel


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Potters Thumb - Crate Studios CRATE Brewery & Pizzeria, Unit 7 Queen's Yard, London E9 5EN, United Kingdom