NEW 6 EVENINGS THROWING COURSE
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6 evenings Throwing Course
A 6-evenings introduction to the craft of throwing on the potters’ wheel. Learn about this meditative process used for millennia to create everyday objects as well as once-off pieces of art. Discover the steps behind making beautiful pottery and follow the lifecycle of a humble lump of clay from design to a finished piece.
Starting on 3rd October, every Thursday evening, for 6 weeks, in a small class you will learn how to work with clay and realise your designs from 2D to 3D. We will cover the whole process from a single lump of clay through throwing, to drying and firing to a finished glazed piece. You will gain a basic understanding of the process behind throwing on the potters’ wheel.
When: Thursday 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st of October and 7th November
2nd Course: Thursday 14th, 21st, 28th November and 5th, 12th, 19th of December
New Year Course: Thursday 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th of Jan and 6th, 13th of Feb
Location: Arran Street East, 1 Little Green Street, Dublin 7
Who is this course for?
This course will suit beginners looking for an introduction to working with clay, or those who have worked with clay before and would like a simple refresher. Participants will learn the basics required to make a simple object.
What should I wear/bring?
Wear comfortable clothes that you do not mind getting messy. We have aprons for all.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
This course is for people aged 16 and above.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
The nearest Luas Red Line stop is 'Four Courts', and many bus routes service Stop 1479 on Ormond Quay, at the junction with Capel Street. You'll also find a Dublin Bikes stand at each of these locations. Due to our City Centre location, on-street parking in the area is limited, but there are large car parks nearby at Jervis Shopping Centre and beside the Fruit and Vegetable Markets.
Where can I contact you with any questions?
You can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or phone 083 814 6672.
Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
Your ticket can be used for the dates above, but you can transfer it into someone else's name - just let us know before they attend.
What is the cancellation policy?
If you are unable to attend the course, we will make a full refund if notified up to 7 days before the course begins. Any cancellations made less than 7 days before the event will not be subject to a refund.