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Saturday
25
AUG

Beginners Throwing Course

10:00
16:00
Valentine Clays Ltd
Event organized by Valentine Clays Ltd

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This course which will be run by experienced Potter Matthew Dimbleby is an opportunity to have a one to one experience for those who would love to learn how to throw with clay. This day course which takes place at the LoveClay workshop facility at Valentine Clays HQ in Fenton will give you knowledge of how to:

• Prepare clay (wedging and kneading)
• Centre the clay
• Throw cylinders with the aim of producing forms of even thickness
• Developing basic forms
• Wiring pots off the wheel

At the end of the course you will then have the choice of up to 2 pots that will be glazed and fired.

There are a maximum of 7 places available with each student having their own wheel for use throughout the day. Basic materials, tools and lunch will be provided.

The price for a 1 day beginners throwing course is £120 per person

(This course is aimed at adults but please watch this space for further family themed courses coming soon)

~ Teacher Information ~
The courses will be run by trained potter and teacher Mathew Dimbleby who has worked in ceramics and the arts for over 30 years. This has included manufacturing, teaching, Education Management and lecturing. Mathew holds a degree in Design and Ceramics and a PGCE teaching qualification and currently runs Dimbleby Ceramics.

**TO BOOK PLEASE CALL 01782 271200 OR VISIT OUR WEBSITE**

***CANCELLATION BY YOU:
Should you need to cancel your booking your cancellation must be received in writing at least 14 days prior to the event. A full refund will be made of any fees paid. We are unable to process a refund for cancellations received less than 14 days prior to the event.

***CANCELLATION BY US:
Should it be necessary due to reasons beyond our control to cancel an event then our liability is limited to a full refund of the event fee paid.

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LoveClay