Taster Session: Ceramics

Short Course

Short Course

£30 per person
(per taster session)*

Saturday 20th June

Gift vouchers available

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

*Cost includes the firing and glazing of up to one medium sized pot of your choice
Collection date for glazed work will be four weeks after your chosen taster session.

What will be covered in the class?
Join one of three introductory taster sessions taking place in 2020 and learn the basics of pottery and clay craft. Ideal for complete beginners, in these two and half hour sessions you will be led step-by-step through the making of a handmade vessel, and shown how to apply simple techniques to create detailed surface patterns. Once through the first stage of bisque firing is complete, our on-site technician will glaze your ceramic wear using a glaze of your choice from a selection of glazes available in the studio

Who is this class suitable for?
This class is suitable for adults aged 16+ and is suitable for complete beginners.

There are a maximum of 12 places available for each set of taster sessions.

What to bring?

Materials and tools are provided.

Sessions will be taught by skilled potter and Milton Keynes Arts Centre resident ceramicist Andrew Macdermott.

In response to Government advice regarding Coronavirus (Covid-19) and in consideration of the welfare of our community, Milton Keynes Arts Centre has made the sad decision to close as of Tuesday 17 March 2020. Find out more here ︎

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
As a registered charity, it can sometimes be necessary to share photos and videos of our community outreach in printed matter, social media, press releases and funding applications. By taking part in this event you grant Milton Keynes Arts Centre full rights to use the images resulting from the photography/video filming to help achieve our charitable aims.

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