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Not Yet Perfect Pottery Studio

A Day on the Wheel

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A Day on the Wheel
A Day on the Wheel

Time & Location

26 Nov 2023, 9:30 am – 4:30 pm

Not Yet Perfect Pottery Studio, 58 Duncraig Rd, Applecross WA 6153, Australia

About the event

A DAY ON THE WHEEL

A Day on the Wheel Pottery Workshop is held at Not Yet Perfect Studio at Heathcote Cultural Precinct in Applecross. We welcome individuals to come and learn a new skill, and further develop existing ones during this full day creative experience.

Wheel throwing is a beautiful and mindful artistic practise. It requires a level of detail and an understanding of a number of elements for your ceramic pieces to come out looking desirable and being functional.

This class is suitable for the absolute beginner to the more advanced potter. There are no previous skills required, simply bring your authentic self.

This workshop covers the basics of working in a pottery studio, how to create ceramics on the wheel, trimming your ceramic pieces, and a brief overview of the glazing process.

You’ll gain knowledge on working with different clay bodies, and the processes required to prepare your clay for throwing on the wheel. By the end of this day course, you would have journeyed through from the design stage, to final product.

The course is fun and experimental, whilst being practical and foundational for those looking to learn more and further develop their pottery skills.

What you will learn

• Pottery on the wheel

• Pottery foundations, from design stage to final finished product

What you will get

• Clay and tools

• Apron

• Lunch is complimentary of the studio (please advise us at info@notyetperfect.com is any dietary requirements when booking)

• Complimenatary firing of 2 pieces per person

• If any work made is kept, a $20 charge per piece is applicable to cover firing and glazing. All work will be glazed in gloss glaze.

What to bring

• Notepad and ideas

• Casual comfortable clothes, short nails

• Remove all valuable jewellery

Appropriate for

• Absolute beginners 

• Guests aged 16+ years

Terms & Conditions

Dietry Requirements

If you have any dietary requirements please get in touch via email at info@notyetperfect.com when you book your spot.

Payment

If you have secured a place by placing a deposit down, payments will be finalised at the beginning of the class. Eftpos facilities available.

Tickets & Refund

Please select carefully when choosing your workshop date and time. We DO NOT refund or reschedule workshop bookings. If you are unable to attend a workshop, you are welcome to transfer your ticket to another person.

Firing

If requested for, all pieces made will be fired and glazed and ready for pickup a minimum of 8 weeks after the workshop date. All participants will be notified via text when items are ready for pickup.

Firing Fees

Firing fee of $20 per piece paid during your workshop covers the trimming process, glazing of your works and 2 kiln firings.

Pottery Breakage

In the unfortunate case were your pottery breaks or cracks in the kiln, Not Yet Perfect do not offer refunds, as this is the nature of the firing process- pottery is a beautiful yet delicate process.While we take the utmost care to ensure all works are delivered in the best conditions, in the case were any ceramics breaks due to mishandling, you will be contacted by one of our team and a full refund of your firing fee will be offered.

Thank you

Tickets

  • Secure your spot- 50% Deposit

    Final payment made at commencement of class Eftpos facilities available

    $189.50
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  • General Admission

    $379.00
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Total

$0.00

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