Learning Pottery & Ceramics
This section of our website provides information on learning opportunities with our members. These may be occasional courses or regular classes.
Hampshire – Petersfield
Jack Allum, Loam
Loam is a contemporary ceramics studio in the heart of the South Downs National Park. Bordering both Hampshire and West Sussex, Loam offers a beautiful, light space in which to try your hand at throwing on a potter’s wheel.
The studio offers a range of throwing courses allowing people of all levels to experience making ceramics.
Courses can be tailored but include:
– 2.5hr throwing classes
– 10 week throwing courses
– Weekend throwing courses, including lunch
Contact Jack for information and booking.
West Sussex – Fishbourne
Sarah Amos, Pottery Corner @ No. 45
Hampshire – Shedfield (nr Wickham)
Eveline Chamberlain, Mountwood Pottery
I teach throwing on an electric wheel and various finishing techniques. Age 15 and older only. Max two students per hour.
Lessons are £12.00 per person per hour, or £50.00 for 5 lessons. Glazing and firing cost about £1.50 per mug-sized pot, more for bigger pots.
Tel 01329 833 355 or text to Mob 07587 144 845 firstname.lastname@example.org
West Sussex – Bognor Regis
Su Cloud Ceramics
Su Cloud has a purpose build clay studio in her garden, that can take up to six students per session. She runs various courses throughout the year, three weeks to six weeks in length, morning and evening two hour sessions, details are on her website.
Clay club is run twice a week, on Tuesday and Wednesday’s, morning and evening at £12 per two hrs session, there is a yearly membership of £20.
West Sussex – Worthing
John offers tuition in all aspects of working with clay, including student access to gas and electric firings, as well as outdoor raku and a variety of ‘alternative firing techniques’.
Tuition is one-to-one or in small groups with occasional workshops in various raku and raku related techniques. ‘Taster’ throwing sessions and gift certificates for that special occasion are available.
Raku events can be arranged (subject to a suitable location) e.g. in your garden or school outdoor area.
John has a BA (Hons) Ceramics from the University of Westminster and shows work at major national and international events. He is a member of the Sussex Guild.
Hampshire – Winchester/Hursley
The Old Kiln Studio – Ratlake Ceramics. Lower Ratlake Cottage, Winchester Road Near Hursley, Winchester, Hampshire, SO21 2LD
Ceramics & Pottery Throwing Classes in Winchester
Dedicated use of Electric wheels
Monday-Wednesday evening classes
Saturday Throwing Taster Workshops
Mobile 07887 996 256 email@example.com www.ratlake-ceramics.co.uk
Hampshire – Fordingbridge, New Forest
Hampshire – Hayling Island
I run some ceramic sculpting / clay modelling courses September through April each year.
The materials are earthenware clays, paper clay and low temperature glazes, and we do the firing in electric or gas kilns (raku).
Subjects include portrait sculpture of the head, whole body and animal sculpture.
Courses include 1 or 2 days on week ends, and series of 1/2 day weekday courses (4-8 weeks). They are run on Hayling Island (PO11 9SP). Charges are in the region of £20 for a 1/2 day course (dependent on materials and models).
Please contact me to discuss/for details.
Home 02392 469 104 Mobile 07864 995 834 firstname.lastname@example.org
West Sussex – Arundel
Keith and Debbie Menear
Menear Ceramics at The Pottery, Amberley Museum and Heritage Centre, Houghton Bridge, Arundel, West Sussex BN18 9LT
If you would like to be included on our mailing for new courses then please contact Keith & Debbie via the email address below.
Prices for courses includes full tuition and use of clay (up to 6kg), equipment, glazes and kilns. We also welcome groups and school parties for taster sessions.
We try to tailor the courses to meet your needs so please contact us to discuss what options are available
Website : www.menearceramics.com
Mobile 07788 908 182 email@example.com
Hampshire – Denmead
Ceramic Intentions: Suzanne Rampton, Neil Rampton & Abby Ducharme
We run various courses over the year, including….
“Clay Surgery” Workshops: 2.5 Hour sessions to help you improve your throwing and hand building in areas of your own choice
Introduction to Throwing
Glaze 101: Introduction to Glazing and Making your own Glazes
Raku Techniques, including Copper Fuming
Sprigg Moulds and how to use them…
Full details of our currently planned workshops are shown on our website, including online booking of places. Please use the website link below:-
Ceramic Intentions Pottery Studio, “Hilston House “, Hambledon Road, Denmead, Waterlooville. PO7 6HB
Home 023 9225 2309 Mobile 07800 59 65 63 firstname.lastname@example.org
Hampshire – Porchester
I run evening classes at Portchester Community School Tuesday evening, 7-9 term time. Full info about the course can be found on the school’s website:
Website : www.portchester.hants.sch.uk
Or people can email me for information.
Mobile 07854 630930 email@example.com
Hampshire – Ashurst, New Forest
Learn a variety of hand-building, decorating and glazing techniques to make your own pottery,
Classes are £10 per person, per hour. Cost includes all clay, glazes and firing costs… and a cuppa!
Tel 02380 293448 firstname.lastname@example.org
Other Pottery & Ceramics Classes and Courses
For details of other opportunities to learn Pottery & Ceramics, try the suggestions below:-
Pottery Classes in East & West Sussex – There is a list of courses on the Hesketh Potters’ Supplies website.
There are courses listed on the UK Potters website.
Ceramic courses in Hampshire – Make a Google search for “Ceramic courses in Hampshire” to get an up to date listing.
Ceramic courses in Dorset – Make a Google search for “Ceramic courses in Dorset” to get an up tod ate listing.
Sara Churchill – Pottery Classes in Poole, Dorset
Tel: 07971 539686 or email email@example.com
Tradpots Pottery Courses, Poole, Dorset