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Clay Slab Building Workshop

Clay Slab Building Workshop

July 25, 2021, 2:30am - July 25, 2021, 5:30pm

Firefly Pottery116 Town StreetHorsforth,LS18 4AH Map

Slab building is a truly versatile hand building skill that lends itself to the incorporation of texturing and can be used in the creation of a multitude of designs.

This workshop is suitable for beginners and improvers and will concentrate on the understanding of the techniques and tools needed to slab build - all while you relax and have fun designing and constructing your very own plate and mug set!
Who knows it may be the start of your new dinner service!

We provide all materials and firings offering a choice of glaze finishes.
If to wish to glaze your own pottery a surcharge applies.

This workshop runs on Sunday July 25th for a maximum of four people, 2:30-5:30pm and cost £65 per person.

To book please contact: booking@fireflypottery.co.uk we will require name contact number and will request a 50% deposit. (T&C's apply please see www.fireflpottery.co.uk for details).
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Clay Experience Course

Clay Experience Course

August 8, 2021, 2:30pm - August 15, 2021, 5:30pm

Firefly Pottery116 Town StreetHorsforth,LS18 4AH Map

Our popular three-session course comprises of two sessions to make, one to return to glaze giving you a fantastic introduction to creating with clay!

On this course you will have an afternoon learning a range of hand building techniques, and an afternoon experiencing an intensive introduction to throwing for an hour and a half. When your pottery has been bisque fired, you return to decorate and glaze your work, so you complete every stage of the process all the way from clay to finished ceramics!

We have a maximum of just 4 places on each course, split into groups of 2 for throwing, each session with a dedicated tutor. This means that you get unparalleled levels of support from our fun and friendly team. Firefly tutors are all trained artists, with extensive experience in ceramics and visual arts.

This is an entry level course for adult learners looking for an introduction to clay.
Sunday 8th July 2:30-4:00pm or 4:15 -5:45pm
Sunday 15th July 2:30-5:30pm
Your pots will take approximately 3-5 weeks to dry and fire

You book your 3rd session once the first firing has taken place, to come back, or order a takeaway kit and online class to decorate and glaze! You can experiment with underglaze techniques and have access to our range of crystal glazes and artisan glazes.

The course is great value, giving you a broad experience of ceramic techniques, at just £95 for the sessions including all materials and firing!

50% deposit payable to book.

Please email us on - booking@fireflypottery.co.uk or ring Fri - Sun on 0113 3450405.
Full terms and conditions are available at fireflypottery.co.uk/terms-and-conditions/
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Clay Experience Course

Clay Experience Course

August 11, 2021, 6:30pm - August 18, 2021, 9:30pm

Firefly Pottery116 Town StreetHorsforth,LS18 4AH Map

Our popular three-session course comprises of two sessions to make, one to return to glaze giving you a fantastic introduction to creating with clay!

On this course you will have an afternoon learning a range of hand building techniques, and an afternoon experiencing an intensive introduction to throwing for an hour and a half. When your pottery has been bisque fired, you return to decorate and glaze your work, so you complete every stage of the process all the way from clay to finished ceramics!

We have a maximum of just 4 places on each course, split into groups of 2 for throwing, each session with a dedicated tutor. This means that you get unparalleled levels of support from our fun and friendly team. Firefly tutors are all trained artists, with extensive experience in ceramics and visual arts.

This is an entry level course for adult learners looking for an introduction to clay.
Wednesday 11th July 6:30-8:00pm or 8:15 -9:45pm
Wednesday 18th July 6:30-9:30pm
Your pots will take approximately 3-5 weeks to dry and fire

You book your 3rd session once the first firing has taken place, to come back, or order a takeaway kit and online class to decorate and glaze! You can experiment with underglaze techniques and have access to our range of crystal glazes and artisan glazes.

The course is great value, giving you a broad experience of ceramic techniques, at just £95 for the sessions including all materials and firing!

50% deposit payable to book.

Please email us on - booking@fireflypottery.co.uk or ring Fri - Sun on 0113 3450405.
Full terms and conditions are available at fireflypottery.co.uk/terms-and-conditions/
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