6-week course - ADVANCED

This course is aimed at anyone wanting to improve their skills and become confident and independent on the potter's wheel!

Summary

A well-rounded wheel course

- Advanced 's course

- 6 weeks

- 3h intensive weekly

- Use of studio tools and clay

- Studio glazes and firings

– Semi private group w/ 5 students max

 

 

DESCRIPTION

The philosophy behind this course is to develop students’ skills and confidence in the relaxed and warm atmosphere of our beautiful Prague studio.

During the course students will be able to continue develop their style and personality through complex projects including technical aspects such as locks, necks and connections. 

Summary: 

Week 1: 
1. Throwing larger vases / Focus on height & closure
2. Throwing larger vases / Focus on belly, closure & neck
Week 2: 
1. Throwing a pottery chuck to trim a necked vase
2. Pottery challenge
3. Throwing a spout for a teapot
Week 3: 
1. Throwing the body of a box or teapot /  learning locks
2. Learn to make lids & knobs for the box
Week 4: 
1. Large vase / 3kg challenge - throwing big
2. Two piece vase / Learning attachments on the wheel
Week 5: 
1. Finishing all the current projects
1. Personal project or Introduction to handbuilding 
Week 6: Glazing marathon

Glazing session : Glazing is included in the course and will take place on the last session where you will be able to color and decorate all your pieces. 

If you cannot finish your glazing on your last class you will be able to come back on a Saturday between 4-8pm. Price: 250czk/h

PRICE 

The price includes everything from tutoring, materials, firings and the glazing session.

LEVEL 

We highly recommend students to take a 6-week course beginner at Terra before taking the Advanced #1 course

TEACHER 

Marie Poirot /

PICK UP

Students will be able to take their finished pieces home up to two weeks after the end of the course.

STILL NOT SURE ?

If you have any questions don’t hesitate to contact Marie at p.marielaure@hotmail.fr

Be quick limited number of places!

POLICY 

Terra is a small local business that depends entirely on its classes and courses. If you decide to commit to a class please do make sure that you can attend. 

Cancellation is possible no later than one month before the event with a handling fee of 20%. After that retractation period full or partial refunds are not possible. 

MISSED CLASSES

In case of absences all 6-week course students are allowed one catch up only. Other absences will be lost. 

The catch up will take place within the course dates on a Friday evening between 6-8pm according to availability. This class will be an independent practice class.