Is this course right for me?

Introduction and development of craft skills relating to a broad range of ceramic techniques. Handbuilding, basic throwing and slip work. Introduction to staining and glazing to develop a personal creative approach to making. Firing is part of the course, and research and practical approaches are taken with all areas of the process to create the finished work.

Students with existing skills are welcome to develop higher level skills and to enhance personal practice.

Entry requirements:

There are no entry requirements for this course.              


Practical work, demonstrations and short presentations.


Work assessed at end of course.


Development of a portfolio in order to join other full or part-time courses - for example, Level 2 or 3 provision such as BTEC or Foundation Studies Art and Design.