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Ceramics Throwing

Ceramics Throwing

Have you ever wanted to have a go on a potters wheel?

Our ten week course takes you though the basics of preparing and centring the clay though to how to throw your own bowls and vessels. Taught by professional ceramicists, you will have the chance to develop your skills and produce objects to use at home.

The course is limited to 6 participants per session to maximise your time on the wheel.

What will you study?

This evening class will introduce you to some of the processes of throwing ceramics on a potters wheel . Participants will be guided through a variety of ceramic techniques, from preparing the raw clay through to finished glazed pieces.

You will be guided to produce your own individual design ideas using experimental methods guided by demonstrations.

Course duration

10 weeks – 2 hours  per week 

Course dates



Regent Street Applied Arts workshops


The port-folio of work accumulated during the short course can be presented for assessment providing 10 HE credits.





This fee covers 10 weeks attendance and tutorage, including assessment and basic materials.  Additional cost may be incurred if participants choose to work with non-standard materials or at high volume or large format.

To book 

New dates for this class will be announced shortly.  If you wish to add your name to the mailing list to receive an email notification of any new dates, please email enterprise@glyndwr.ac.uk.

This course is subject to minimum participants and payments will be returned in full if the course does not recruit the minimum cohort.

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