Enjoy this 1.5-2 hr pottery class Herefordshire. This pottery class is an introduction to the pottery wheel. You will create a bowl or vase on the pottery wheel, under expert guidance and wrestle a lump of spinning mud. Once all the members of your group have created their masterpiece, you will then start decorating your masterpiece with coloured under-glazes.
Your pottery creation needs to dry before it can be fired and glazed. This process takes between 4-6 weeks, after which your fabulous ceramic item will be available for collection from the pottery. P+P can be arranged at £5 per item.
Pottery Wheel Experience includes:
- Complimentary fresh coffee & tea
- 1.5 - 2hr sessions: 10am| 11.30am | 2pm
- A potter’s wheel demonstratio
- Expert tuition
- Painting and firing of your masterpiece
Eastnor Pottery is a family run business established in 1994 by professional artist potters Sarah Monk and Jon Williams. As well as making and exhibiting their unique designs, the couple have a combined 50 years’ experience of working with thousands of workshop participants, all ages and abilities, all over the West Midlands and beyond. Create and relax in rural tranquility. The Eastnor Pottery is situated on the Eastnor Castle country estate, close to the Malvern Hills and amidst the idyllic Herefordshire countryside. The perfect environment to unwind, learn a new skill and discover hidden talents. Perfect stress relieving activity The therapeutic benefits of working with soft clay on the potter’s wheel are considerable. Participants often leave the studio feeling totally de-stressed and with an overwhelming sense of well-being. Anyone can do pottery, there are no mistakes, just learning experiences! The positive and inclusive nature of the instruction means everybody achieves amazing results. Small friendly class sizes Eastnor Pottery have eight electric potters wheels, so limit the group size to eight participants. This ensures plenty of one to one tuition and guidance from the expert team of potters. Remarkable pottery experiences for individuals, groups, education and organisations. They work with tens of thousands of workshop participants, all ages and abilities, exploring creativity and sharing the therapeutic benefits of working with clay. Where: Eastnor Pottery is located within the magnificent Herefordshire Country Estate of Eastnor Castle, surrounded by the Malvern Hills. Great walks and dramatic scenery make this the ideal place to spend a creative break. Home or away If you are unable to visit the Pottery studio in Herefordshire, The Flying Potter is more than willing to deliver the Eastnor Pottery experience to a venue of your choice.
- Classes are for up to 8 people
- Minimum age 12 years
- Available on scheduled Saturdays throughout the year