Pottery

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Length 26 Weeks
Site West Durrington Campus Map
Attendance Evening
Course Code ECL364
Tutor Tamar Rose
Day / Time Wednesday - 18:30-21:00
Start 19-Sep-2018
Fees
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£402.00 £301.50 £201.00 £381.90 Not Applicable

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D
- Discount for full payment by student before course start (some courses are not eligible)

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E
- Fee for international students

 


About this Course

A relaxed and friendly course with the opportunity to cover a wide variety of hand-building, throwing and finishing techniques in a supportive environment. A truly flexible and responsive course suitable for the complete beginner, and those with experience or continuing with the course.

 

Course Content

All main areas of hand building throwing and finishing are covered (coiling, slab building, press moulding, slip casting pinching, throwing, slip, glaze, and much much more) each year is different,


Ceramics is an extensive subject so with guidance from the tutor each student can take the lead in which areas to cover, to name a few this could be jewellery transfer printing, extruding or slip casting

What you will achieve

By the end of the course you will be able to use confidence and knowledge you have developed to further refine your making and designing skills.

Progression/Career Path

Continue on the course, practice and build on knowledge gained and extend into areas not yet explored

Other Costs

A comprehensive range of clays, slips, glazes and tools are provided, if you would like more specific glazes or clay it can be supplied. An apron or old clothes are advisable and shoes suitable to a workshop environment.

How to Enrol

For information on enrolling in person, by phone or by post, click here.

The Tutor

Tamar has now been teaching at Northbrook for 8 years. Since graduating from her BA (Hons) degree at Harrow University 20 years ago she has been involved in setting up a community studio where she made thrown domestic ware.


Tamar regularly exhibits in major ceramic shows and is a selected member of the craft potters association CPA.


Tamar currently works as artist in residences in schools and teaches adults. In her home studio she makes limited edition decorative pieces which she exhibits widely.

Course Content

All main areas of hand building throwing and finishing are covered (coiling, slab building, press moulding, slip casting pinching, throwing, slip, glaze, and much much more) each year is different,


Ceramics is an extensive subject so with guidance from the tutor each student can take the lead in which areas to cover, to name a few this could be jewellery transfer printing, extruding or slip casting

What you will achieve

By the end of the course you will be able to use confidence and knowledge you have developed to further refine your making and designing skills.

Progression/Career Path

Continue on the course, practice and build on knowledge gained and extend into areas not yet explored

Other Costs

A comprehensive range of clays, slips, glazes and tools are provided, if you would like more specific glazes or clay it can be supplied. An apron or old clothes are advisable and shoes suitable to a workshop environment.

How to Enrol

For information on enrolling in person, by phone or by post, click here.

The Tutor

Tamar has now been teaching at Northbrook for 8 years. Since graduating from her BA (Hons) degree at Harrow University 20 years ago she has been involved in setting up a community studio where she made thrown domestic ware.


Tamar regularly exhibits in major ceramic shows and is a selected member of the craft potters association CPA.


Tamar currently works as artist in residences in schools and teaches adults. In her home studio she makes limited edition decorative pieces which she exhibits widely.