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 simple forms.
What should I wear/bring?
Wear comfortable clothes that you do not mind getting messy. We have aprons for all.
What to expect?
I run a small pottery from my home in Ballyvaughan which is located in the west of Ireland. I am a potter and all the skills you will be taught will be done on the potter’s wheel, class sizes are small full occupancy is 4 so one on one tuition is guaranteed. Lunch will be provided generally a soup and salad, tea and coffee will also be served. Please do let me know if you have allergies. We will eat in the gallery or the house depending on time of year. Class starts at 10am and runs till 4ish, if you would like to spend more time in the pottery after 4 to practice the skills that I have taught you please feel free.
What is the cancellation policy?
If you are unable to attend the course, I will make a full refund if notified up to 7 days before the course begins. Any cancellations made after this 50% of the fee will be taken and 50% will be returned.
What is included in the price?
Materials and firing of work, 4 pots can be kept from the workshop. Lunch, tea and coffee.
How to get here?
My address is Ballyconrey, Ballyvaughan, Co Clare. Eire code H91VRH6. The pottery is located on the Doolin/ Fanore road, it’s roughly 1 km from Monks pub in the village heading in the direction of Fanore. Look out for the purple signs on your left hand side and ignore the beautiful view on your right as you might miss me!
Payment can be made via banking on line into a credit union account details are below and the cost is €120
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Payment can also be made into a PayPal account just put in my email address email@example.com. PayPal take a percentage so the cost would work out at €124
Courses have to be paid in full on date of booking and the terms and conditions of cancellation are stated above. Your place is only secured once payment is received.