Pottery Wheel Throwing Taster with Sarah Dewhurst

One Day Creative Course

24 August 2022


Gift vouchers available

Please read our Booking Terms and Conditions below carefully before booking.

Who is this class suitable for?
Adults 16+
All skill levels. Must be able to sit at a pottery wheel.

What will be covered in the class?
Every wanted to try your hand a wheel throwing a pot? – Well now is your chance! Join our ceramics technician Sarah Dewhurst for this pottery wheel throwing taster session, where you will learn the basics of working the potters wheel and experiment by throwing some forms of your own.

What will students leave the class with?
You will leave with a basic understanding of how to throw on the pottery wheel and some unfired wheel thrown forms. 

Note: as a taster session we anticipate you will not want to have you have work fired but if you do, this service is available at a small additional cost to course participants only. Please see here for more details.

What will I need to bring?
Aprons or coveralls should be worn at all times, along with hair-ties and closed-toe shoes.

Ceramics Studio (Ground floor with raised tables, narrow doorways).

Sarah Dewhurst is a freelance, maker, crafter and ceramicist. @sjdewhurst

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* We offer a limited number of spaces on each course at a 30% discount for those in receipt of income support such as Universal Credit and Carers Allowance. Please contact us directly for to obtain a discount code to apply at checkout. (Proof of eligibility required).
Booking Terms and Conditions
Completing your booking with Milton Keynes Arts Centre signifies your agreement to the below terms of Refunds and Cancellation. All profits support our annual programme of exhibitions, events and charitable outreach projects.

Bookings are non-refundable and only transferable at the discretion of Milton Keynes Arts Centre. Any workshops that you are unable to attend cannot be refunded and cannot be reallocated.

Courses may be rescheduled/cancelled by Milton Keynes Arts Centre if the minimum number of required students is not met. Notification of a possible reschedule/cancellation will be sent to students three-working days before the first workshop of the term, in this instance only will refunds be issued in full if a course is rescheduled/cancelled.
Photographs and/or video will be taken during this course
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