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Adults Beginners Pottery Taster Class

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Our pottery classes are perfect for all levels of ability and knowledge, from beginners to advanced!
Why not start off with a taster class, In this 2.5h taster class you’ll learn the initial techniques for manipulating clay.
You’ll be taught, step by step, with detailed instruction by the tutor so you create a completely finished piece, technically well made and ready to be fired.
Our taster sessions are available every week on a Tuesday Evening 7-9.30pm
A taster class is just £15! If you love it, there is the opportunity to join up to the course that runs at the same time.

The clay and bisque firing is included in the price of your taster. You will be welcomed back to glaze your pieces with our underglazes for a small fee £5 per item, at a time that suits you, when our drop-in crafts workshops is open – 7 days a week.

We will contact you when your pieces are ready to be collected.

When booking this taster, please tell us the class date and time you would like to attend.

We will confirm your booking request via email.

For more information on our full pottery courses please click this link;   Adults Pottery Course

We sell gift vouchers if you would like to give this taster class as a gift…Buy a gift voucher

What should I bring?

Everyone gets the best possible teaching experience and the chance to explore their own ideas, come along with sketch books, magazine cutting, pinterest boards to help focus your ideas from the start.

What should I wear?
Please wear old clothes that can get a bit messy, clay washes out so don’t worry too much. We will provide you with an apron and gloves if needed. If you can remove any jewellery on your hands and wrists and if possible have short nails and have your hair tied back.


If you require any more information, please chat to our friendly staff on 01920 466446 or email us enquiries@artshedarts.co.uk.

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