Pottery Classes

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6 Weeks Adult's Course

Have you seen the Great Pottery Throw Down and thought… I can do that, then our 6 week adults course is just what you have been looking for. The course is a delightful mixture of hand building, throwing on the wheel, painting with slips and decorating techniques. Pottery comes in many different forms and on this course you can explore to your hearts content. These two hour classes run for six weeks and are suitable for all levels of experience. Classes are held midweek between 7-9 pm. The cost of the course is €150 pp which includes clay, glazes and firings. Students can glaze and fire up to seven of their own pieces. So what are you waiting for?

The next 6 week class begins Wed 6th June

Adult's Intro to Pottery

Always wanted the “Ghost” moment but didn’t know if you would like to sign up for a full 6 week course? Our one off introductory course is the perfect way to sample if pottery is the art form that you have been looking for. This class consists of a mixture of hand building, throwing on the wheel and decorating techniques. This two hour class is suitable for all levels of experience. Classes are held midweek between 7-9 pm. The cost of this class is €25 pp which includes clay, glazes and firings. Students can glaze and fire their favourite piece from the class.

The next Intro class is Tues 22nd May

6 Weeks Children's Course

"Logic will take you from A to B. Imagination will take you anywhere"

- Albert Einstein

Our 6 week children’s course explores the wonderful world of pottery. The children will be thought the techniques of hand building and wheel work but are also encouraged to use their imagination to create masterpieces that their hearts desire. These one hour classes run for six weeks, are suitable for ages 7+ and are held Saturday mornings between 10-11 am. The cost of these classes are €100 which includes clay, glazes and firings. Students can glaze and fire up to seven of their own pieces. 

The next 6 week class begins Sat 26th May

The "Earth" without "Art" is just "Eh"

Having an element of creativity in a teenagers life is so important for the development of life skills such as confidence, creativity, problem solving, perseverance and non verbal communication. Our 6 week teen’s course is a great mixture of hand building, throwing on the wheel, painting with slips and decorating techniques. These 90 minute classes run for six weeks and are suitable for all levels of experience. Classes are held on Saturday afternoon between 12-1:30 pm. The cost of these classes are €125 which includes your clay, glazes and firings. Students can glaze and fire up to seven of their own pieces.

The next 6 week class begins September 2018

Private Group Classes

Birthday? Team Building? Rainy Day?

Do you have an upcoming event or simply a group of friends that would love to try their hand at pottery? We can host up to 6 people at our studio where you would get to try a mixture of the pottery wheel, hand building and decoration.

This two hour session can take a maximum of 6 people, no experience necessary. These classes are held at various times throughout the week. Please contact for more details. We love to make your event a unique and fun experience.

Our studio is situated along the magnificent Deise Greenway so why not make a day out of your event and explore all that Kilmacthomas Workhouse has to offer including the delicious Coach House Coffee and adventurous Greenway Bike Hire.

One to One Classes

Our private class is perfect for those who prefer to work individually or would like to pursue a particular area of pottery in a more in depth manor. These sessions can be based on the subject of your choice. Previous sessions have consisted of one to one in throwing, handbuiding and paperclay, as well as a mix of all three. 

These 90 minute sessions run for 6 weeks at various times throughout the week. At €200 your clay, glazes and firing are all included.

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