Pottery on the Wheel - Northern Beaches Community College

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Pottery on the Wheel

Course Outline:

Learn the fun techniques of shaping clay on the wheel or freehand. Students will learn how to create bowls, vessels, mugs and other useful items. Each student will have their own wheel and will be learning in a friendly and relaxed environment. Glaze and firing costs are included in the course fee. This course is suitable for art teachers who are seeking professional development, HSC students who wish to enhance their major works, Fine Art Students who are considering a career as a potter or complete beginners.

Please Bring:

  • Old towel
  • Covered Footwear
  • Please note: $33 for clay payable in cash to trainer on the commencement day to cover the cost for 8 weeks

Please Note: There is a limit of 9 students, so please book in quickly to avoid disappointment.

About the Tutor:

Sally Howe

Sally has been a ceramic artist, teacher and maker for many years and says that making things with clay has been a long and abiding passion for her. These days she continues to make and exhibit both sculptural and functional pieces...
She has a Fine Arts degree from Sydney Uni and Fine Arts and Ceramic certificates from TAFE.

$436 Limited inc GST / $392.40
Pottery on the Wheel

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Please NB- As the Tutor (Sally) is going away at the end of the course, student's final work will have be fired during the following term. You will be contacted when your work is ready for pickup. Sorry for the inconvenience, but worth the wait!! - Thank you

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Course testimonials:

  • Caitlin was excellent. Very encouraging and positive. Able to guide well.
  • Katlyn was experienced, friendly, patient and explained techniques clearly. We had a great class of students too. I really enjoyed coming every week.
  • Caitlin is an organised and patient teacher. A gem. You need more pottery people like her as she is excellent.
  • Our trainer (Godelieve) was fantastic and made the term for us. Always encouraging and always happy to assist.
  • Godelieve did a great job with the course and is a lovely woman.
  • Danny was a fabulous teacher. I also enjoyed meeting the other lovely people.
  • Great course & Dan was such a good trainer. Loved the social atmosphere
  • Learned a lot from the amazing teacher.
  • Sally, my trainer, was an excellent communicator, calm, patient, kind and encouraging. Would highly recommend her and the pottery on the wheel course.
  • Fun and interesting class. It was very enjoyable.

Contact us

Brookvale Campus: Level 1, 14 William Street,
Brookvale NSW 2100
Office Hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm, Mon to Fri

Post: NBCC Reply Paid 1966, Dee Why NSW 2099

Phone: 02 9970 1000
Email: enquiries@nbmc.nsw.edu.au

Registered Training Organisation Code 90113