Courses

Many Anglian Potters run courses and classes in all aspects of ceramics.  Information on these events will be posted here. Information on 'external' courses relevant to Anglian Potters may also be posted here.  If you run courses or classes and would like to be added to this list, email the Webmaster or the Newsletter Editor.

For further information and full contact details consult your current Anglian Potters Membership List or see members’ websites or pages on this site.  This list will also be in the Spring 2014 Newsletter.

 

Paula Armstrong

Regular classes in handbuilding techniques on Monday mornings and Thursday mornings and evenings. I also run a varied programme of Saturday workshops.  I am also able to offer personalised workshops for individuals or groups. Please get in touch for more information.  Paula Armstrong Ceramics, Highgate Farm, Over Road, Willingham, CB24 5EU www.parmstrongceramics.co.uk  01954 488020 paula.armstrong2@gmail.com

 

Phil Arthur
Pottery classes in Cawston Village Hall, North Norfolk on Tuesday evenings and Thurs afternoons. tel: 01603 279687 email: philarthur1951@btinternet.com


Deborah Baynes
Pottery courses in Shotley, Suffolk. Residential and non-residential weekends (Spring & Autumn) and full weeks (Jul-Aug). web: www.potterycourses.net


Rob Bibby
Pottery classes in Woodnewton, Oundle.Tuesday mornings & evenings. Also one-off courses for individuals or groups by arrangement. tel: 01780 470866
web: www.robbibbyceramics.co.uk

Matthew Blakely
Courses from the workshop. Mostly weekends but occasionally places come up on my morning classes. Details are on website matthewblakely.co.uk
Courses on Throwing, throwing porcelain and glaze development. 

Mariam Cullum
Pottery classes in Bury St Edmunds.
web: www.mariamcullumceramics.co.uk

Peter Cuthbertson
Weekly courses for beginners and improvers in his East Sussex studio. Classes are small (max. four people) and tailored to suit student needs. Courses for groups of friends or family can be arranged as well. Three electric wheels and one kick wheel. Firings electric, gas and from time to time wood.
tel: 01825 8405666


Helen Dixon
Pottery and sculpture classes now being organised in a newly established, dedicated clay classroom/workshop at Alby Craft Centre just outside Aylsham. tel: 07947 880163
email: angliaclaysupplies@gmail.com


Peter Harding
Basic one-to-one sessions in throwing, turning and glazing in Botesdale, Suffolk. email: peterharding@ymail.com
web: suffolkstoneware.co.uk


Annie Hull
Throwing and handbuilding 2-hour workshops in Hinxworth, Herts.
Up to 2 students with flexible course times. email: annie.hull@btinternet.com
web: www.anniehullceramics.co.uk


Helen Humphreys

Evening classes in term time at Hills Road Sixth Form College, Cambridge (Thurs). 'Pottery in the Fen' workshops every Wednesday evening and Thursday morning, just north of Waterbeach, CB25 9LR. For details please email helenhpottery@gmail.com or go to Helen's website http://www.helenhpottery.co.uk/


Karen Kavanagh
Regular pottery classes on Wednesdays during term time and one-off workshops in Norwich city centre.
email: hands-on-clay@hotmail.co.uk
web: www.hands-on-clay.vpweb.co.uk


Bill Kohler
Pottery & sculpture courses and individual sessions in Royston, Herts.
tel: 01763 209159
email: william.kohler@btinternet.com


Sandy Larkman
Regular courses during term time in Suffolk. Tues, Weds am, Tues eve, and one-off group classes.
web: www.sandylarkman.co.uk


Sonia Lewis
Current throwing courses are fully booked. Email for details of future courses. The next day workshop on Firing Raku Tea Bowls and Tea Ceremony will be on Sunday 4 May in Prickwillow, near Ely.
tel: 01353688316
email: soniapotlewis@phonecoop.coop


Made in Cley
One-to-one pottery workshops in Cley, Norfolk. Email Rosalind on the Made in Cley website “f.o.a. Rosalind” to arrange a convenient date.
web: www.madeincley.co.uk


John Masterton
One-to-one throwing sessions. Working with porcelain, helping to develop throwing skills. Whole days (with lunch) or half days. Raku firing workshops, on demand, when the weather is good! Happy to run some glazing workshops (making and using high fired glazes).   tel: 01279 723229,   email: john@johnmasterton.co.uk   web: www.johnmasterton.co.uk

 

Madelaine Murphy

Weekly group sessions and individual lessons in hand building, throwing and techniques with plaster. I'm Artist in Residence at Leigh Community Centre, Leigh On Sea and alongside my studio, there is also provision for exhibiting completed work at the Community Centre. Porcelain and stoneware oxidised firings, Raku. Times are flexible.

www.waterloohouseporcelain.com
07545 375 246

 

Sarah Plackett - Swanspool Ceramics

We run weekly courses for adults in wheel-throwing and hand-building, intensive weekend courses in beginners' wheel-throwing, and 2-hour taster sessions.

Sarah Plackett, Swanspool Ceramics, Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire

Web: www.swanspoolceramics.co.uk
Email: info@swanspoolceramics.co.uk
Phone: 07855 115482

 

Thaxted Potters

are offering six week beginners' pottery courses for a maximum of eight students, taught by professional ceramicist Neville Tatham.

This is a practical course which will cover all aspects of pottery production from design to making, decorating and firing.  Our next course commences Saturday 22ndApril, 2017 – 11am-3pm at Thaxted Potters Studio, Stanbrook, Thaxted, Essex. CM6 2NH and continues each Saturday. 

Cost: £175 to include materials and firing. For further details and to reserve a place on this or a later course email thaxtedpotters@gmail.com

 

Sarah Went
Half-day throwing workshops from my studio in Cambridge. Saturday mornings. Visit website or email for more details:

email: sarah.went68@googlemail.com
Website: www.sarahwentceramics.com
Also,
Classes on Wednesday evenings at Hills Road 6th form college, 7-9pm
 


Courses Abroad


Alan Baxter
Pottery workshops in the Pyrenees, France. Currently offering a 50% reduction to potters interested in an extended workshop experience, with further 5% reduction for Anglian Potters. web: www.potterycourses.com
email: alanboocock@aol.com


Mark Judson
Ceramics workshops in St Pierre de Maille, France. Individuals or small groups with accommodation.
tel: 0033 549913096
web: www.chenevaux.blogspot.com and www.markjudsonart.blogspot.com

 

Kim Grayson
Pottery courses near Foix, Ariege.  All making methods are explored, wiith an emphasis on throwing.  I welcome a maximum of four students from complete beginners to experienced potters wishing to perfect their techniques.  Mutually convenient course dates are established with each student or group.  My website is www.potterycoursesinfrance.com.

Name: Kim Grayson
Email: poteriedumoulin@aol.fr
Phone: 0033(0)581295009 / 0033(0)671394744

 

'Other' couses

James Oughtibridge


2017 slab building short courses with James - a 2016 demonstrator. Five day course is pretty full now but have spaces available on my three day ones. 
All the details are on my blog and website. 
www.jamesoughtibridgesculpture.co.uk
Or the blog is http://www.jamesoughtibridge.blogspot.co.uk/
 

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