2022 COURSE DATES
   

Shirley Stewart's Pottery Courses offers a range of Workshops; the Dates, Times, Fees and Provisions vary slightly for each of the Workshops.

Click on the relevant link below to find out further information regarding each of the workshops:

 
   

THROWING WORKSHOPS

 
These workshops are held Friday to Sunday between 10.00am-5.00pm on the following dates:
  • February 25th
  • March 25th
  • May 27th
  • October 21st
  • November 25th

 

 

Weekend Throwing Workshops cost £270.00 for the 3 days or £95.00 per day

 



Fees for the workshop include lunch and either 15 lbs. of bisqued pots or 5 lbs. per day and extra pots will be charged @ £2.50 per lb. To optionally finish the pots, glazing and glaze firng will cost £2.50 per lb.
   

HAND BUILDING WORKSHOPS

These workshops are held Friday to Sunday between 10.00am-4.00pm on the following dates:
  • tbc
   

Weekend Hand building Workshops cost £270.00 or
£95.00 per day

   
Fees for the workshop include lunch and either 15 lbs. of bisqued pots or 5 lbs. per day and extra pots will be charged @ £2.50 per lb. To optionally finish the pots, glazing and glaze firng will cost £2.50 per lb.
   

GLAZING WORKSHOPS

These workshops are held Friday to Sunday between 10.00am-4.00pm on the following dates:
  • tbc
   

Weekend Glazing Workshops cost £270.00 or
£95.00 per day

   
Fees for the workshop include lunch, 5 Test Bowls and 10 Test Tiles, Glazes and Firings.
   

SUMMER WORKSHOPS

 
These workshops are held each day between 10.00am-5.00pm on the following dates:
     
  • July 25th - 29th

Summer Workshops cost £450.00 or
£95.00 per day

 
   

Fees for the workshop include lunch and 10 lbs. of pots, bisque and glaze fired OR 2 lbs. per day bisque and glaze fired. Charge for extra pots will be £5.00 per lb bisqued and glazed: £6.00 per lb for raku.

   

STUDIO POTTERY WORKSHOPS

 
These workshops have a maximum of 8 students and are held each Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday between 7.00pm-9.00pm :
 
  • Throughout the year
  • One session tryout welcome
  • Please email your preference for hand building or throwing

 

Ten Studio Pottery Workshop Sessions cost £180.00 + £30.00 in advance for materials and firings or
£95.00 for 5 + £15.00
or £20.00 + £3.00 per 2hr session
Taster session/ one session tryout cost £25.00

One-to-One Tutorials
@ £35.00 per hour: Sun/BH £45.00
This can be shared by two people on a weekday/eve or Sat at £50.00; Sun/BH £60.00

 
 

BEGINNERS THROWING COURSE

 

This is a ten week introductory course for complete beginners in using the wheel with a maximum of 5 students and will cover all the basic skills required to enable the learner further practice on their own/ elsewhere. Sessions are held 3 times per year for ten weeks each term running on a Thursday from 7.00pm-9.00pm depending on interest:

 
 
  • tbc   7-9pm
  • Taster sessions only available any Monday to Wednesday 7-9pm

Ten week Beginners Throwing Course cost £200.00 + £30.00 in advance for materials and firings or
£105.00 for 5 + £15.00
or £22.00 + £3.00 per 2hr session
Prior to signing for a course, new learners pay £25 for their first session, date to be arranged.

One-to-One Tutorials
@ £35.00 per hour: Sun/BH £45.00
This can be shared by two people on a weekday/eve or Sat at £50.00; Sun/BH £60.00

 
 

Fees for the Studio Pottery Workshop and the Beginners Throwing Course do not include the cost of Materials or Kiln Firings. Pots will be £0.80 per lb clay or glaze and £1.00 per lb per firing bisqued or glazed. For stoneware firings plus £0.40. Total cost is £3.60 per lb for earthenware firing / £4.00 per lb for stoneware firing.

 

When more or larger pots are made then extra payment will be required.

 

 
   
   
 
 
 
 
     
     
     
     

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