A Taste of Art: Ceramic Seaside Scene

Date: Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Time: 10:30am - 12:30pm
Venue: The Courthouse
All materials are provided.

Please note: This event has been rescheduled from its original date due to the Coronavirus pandemic. If you already had a booking, we will have contacted you to confirm your place on this rescheduled date. If you haven’t heard from us, or have any questions, please do get in touch.

With all materials included and each workshop suitable for beginners, our Wednesday morning Taste Of… sessions give the perfect introduction to a range of artistic styles and techniques.

In celebration of the wonderful British seaside, you can create your very own mini seaside scene or traditional beach huts in this workshop. You will explore a various number of ceramic techniques including slab rolling, joining using slip and using different tools to adapt the shape of your ceramic object. Glazing and finishing techniques will also be explored using a wide variation of colours and techniques. You will work from observing photos of British seaside resorts and take inspiration from contemporary ceramic artists.

Suitable For: This workshop is suitable for all abilities, including those with no ceramics experience.

Other Info:

  • Your ceramic form will be fired in our kiln and will be ready for collection up to 2 – 3 weeks after your workshop.
  • Please ensure that you give us your correct contact details so we are able to email you when your work is ready for collection.


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  • We don’t issue physical tickets – just bring your email confirmation or order reference along
  • If The Courthouse opens before your workshop starts, you’re welcome to browse our artisan shop – maybe we stock the artist running the workshop!
  • You’re welcome to grab a coffee of a snack from our friendly café and take it through into the workshop with you
  • If you have any access requirements, let us know.
  • There is no parking at The Courthouse except for Blue Badge holders who must let us know they will be needing the space

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