Throwing (Foundation | EXTRA)

1. Overview

Whether you have always wanted to have a go or have experience and would just like the time to practice. - here's an opportunity to spend a whole day in the ceramics workshop at Gray's School of Art throwing at the potters wheel.

Here's an opportunity to spend a whole day in the ceramics workshop at Gray's School of Art throwing at the potters wheel.

2. What you will study

This course will teach students the fundamental techniques, hints and tips on how to throw the perfect pot.

Our experienced tutor will give demonstrations on clay preparation, centering, turning and finishing clay on the wheel.

Students will learn to prepare their own clay before spending time creating their pieces.

All work will be fired after the class and be available to pick up and enjoy a week later.

Students will have the use of a wheel to themselves for the whole course.

3. Entry Requirements

This course provides an excellent introduction for beginners.

There are no formal entry requirements.

All students are required to be at least 16 years of age on the commencement of the course.

4. How to apply

Course fee: £75 (All materials and firing provided)

Gray's Short Course Online Registration

Successful enrolment will be confirmed by email.

RGU Registration

All students should be aware that when registering as a student at RGU they are accepting a contract of enrolment. (In order to attend short courses all students must register and accept RGU’s conditions).

Refunds

A refund is only applicable where there has been illness with a medical certificate to support it.

Contact Us

If you have any questions about registration, contact:

Gray's Short Course Team

5. Additional information

Clothing: Throwing can be messy, so an apron or overalls would be advised. Bring older clothing and footwear as they may get splashed with clay.

A complete health and safety induction will take place on commencement of the course.

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Start Date

29 Apr, 20 May, 17 June, 1 July 2017

Course Length

One Day (Saturday) (6hrs)
10:00am - 4:00pm

Mode of Attendance

Short Course/EXTRA

Academic School
Gray's School of Art
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