Understanding Clay - Workshop - 00 August 2024


Suitable for complete beginners through to intermediate potters who wish to develop a stronger knowledge of clay and how to effectively use and create with clay in their own studio or community art space.

  • Origins of clay, how to use, prepare, store and recycle clay
  • Types and differences of Clay and how this can affect your final product
  • Techniques for creating lasting pieces with varied style & effect
  • Safety and studio care for the long term potter or hobbyist
  • Troubleshooting such as crack repair and shrinkage

AND create your own piece of functional ware, with free firing included.


Taught by Stephen Roberts who holds more than 30 years experience as a full time potter, exhibitionist, production potter and teacher of pottery.