Creative Workshops at Welcombe Pottery

As well as our own classes we also invite other artists in to teach, scroll down to see whats available...

Beginners evening pottery classes

This is a weekly 2hr beginners pottery class for 6 people on Thursday evenings, here in our new workshop in Welcombe.

 One half of the session will be learning how to throw on the wheel with Becci Davies from  @shorefiredpottery. The other half will be learning handbuilding and decorating techniques with   Alice. We have lots of projects organised, but if you have any specific projects we can discuss these at the classes. Theres also plenty of tea and cake to keep the creativity flowing.


 If you have any questions or would like to book onto any of our pottery workshops please email us

to enquire about dates and availabilty.


6 week block of evening classes £150

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Pottery taster session

This is a 2 hour workshop, suitable for beginners. Half the workshop will be throwing on the wheel, the other half will be

 making a decoratively textured slab mug. Clay is ideal for printing into, we will use plants, lace and wooden tools/stamps to create your own tactile slab built mug. You can also bring in anything you think might be suitable for adding more textures.

There will be plenty of tea and cake to keep your creativity going.

Price includes firing and glazing your pots, to be collected

(or posted) at a later date.  £45 per person

Please email us to enquire about dates and availability.

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Monoprinting workshop with Annabel Hill

Wandering along the country lanes around the pottery, we will look at the hedgerow flora. Photographing, drawing and gathering stems, flowers, leaves we will take back our inspiration to the studio. 

Back there, learn to make your own handcut botanical, insect or bird stencils. Templates will also be provided for those unsure of drawing. 

With our stencils we can then layer up our plates with our foraged flora to pull through the printing press. 

Subsequent prints will become more dynamic, interesting with 'ghost' images.

Come away with up to 4 prints, learn a new technique and how to use the printing press! 

This class has 6 places @ £35per person, 2-5pm Sunday 7th August

Booking is via our online shop