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Taster Pottery Throwing Experience 1:1

Spend 2.5hrs throwing on the potter's wheel on a one-to-one basis with Michelle.

  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • 95 British pounds
  • Carbis Bay

What to expect

Are you inspired by The Great Pottery Throwdown and want to have a go throwing your own pot or always had a hankering to get your hands on clay? Visit Michelle's garden studio in Carbis Bay for a morning or afternoon lesson on a one-to-one basis on the pottery wheel. Enjoy an introductory session learning to prepare, centre clay and throw a cylinder using both a traditional Leach kick wheel and then an electric wheel. At the end of the session choose your favourite pot and a glaze which I will then fire for you. This will be available for collection or posting (additional p&p cost applicable). Suitable for beginners with little or no experience of pottery throwing. Max 1 person per session. All materials and apron provided. It is advisable to wear clothes you don't mind getting dirty and close fitting shoes. Best to have quite short fingernails too Suitable for over 14's only. (Under 18's to be accompanied by an adult). On-street parking available. Alternative days/times are available on request. Please contact me before booking if you have any queries. PURCHASING A WORKSHOP AS A GIFT? If you are unsure what dates would be suitable for the recipient, it is advisable to purchase an e-gift card. This will provide the recipient with a coupon code which can be used when they book their workshop online. Please contact me if you need further assistance with this process.

Cancellation Policy

The throwing workshops are suitable for adults and children over 14 years old (accompanied by an adult). Close fitting shoes are advisable. Wear comfortable clothes that you don't mind getting clay on. Aprons will be provided. Fingernails should be quite short. Please contact Michelle for advice before booking a course with any health concerns i.e. back or mobility issues. To cancel or reschedule a workshop please contact me as soon as you are able or at a minimum 3 days before the appointment.

Contact Details

  • 125 Polwithen Drive, Carbis Bay, Saint Ives, UK


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