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The course will cover traditional hand building techniques in pottery. These will include the following:

  • Pinch pots
  • Coil pots
  • Slab pots
  • Mould assisted pottery

What will I study?

Candidates will be given the opportunity to make bowls, vases, boxes, bird houses plus many more.  Decorating skills such as texturing, incising and adding clay will be demonstrated. Glazes will be used upon completion.

Entry Requirements

There are no entry criteria other than a keen interest in this subject.

How will I be assessed?

There are no assessments.

What can I do next?

For more information

For more information about this course, contact our specialist team on 01254 29 25 00 or email

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