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Pottery Workshops

I am now taking bookings for Pottery workshops.  Join me for a relaxed 2 hour workshop and choose from the following options:  Ceramic Buttons and Brooches, Decorative ceramic tiles, Ceramic Jewellery, Ceramic Christmas Tree decorations. The workshops will be held in the Dowson Room, The Grange, Radcliffe on Trent, Nottingham NG12 2FB

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Ceramic Buttons and Brooches workshop

  • Monday 11 July 10.30-12.30

  • £57 each - price includes all materials, firings and coffee/tea

  • Make up to 8 ceramic buttons and brooches

  • Bring your own design ideas or be inspired on the day 

  • Suitable for beginner and more experienced potters

  • Age 16+

  • Wear old clothes and/or an apron and bring a hand towel

  • Email or ring to book your place on a workshop

Sarah will show you how to make a variety of different shapes of buttons and brooches using a series of cutters and templates. You can decorate your creations with different textures and paint them with underglazes on the day. Your buttons/brooches will then be glazed with a transparent glaze and fired for you ready to collect a few weeks later or they can be posted to you for an additional charge.

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Decorative ceramic tiles

  • Monday 19 September 10.30-12.30

  • £57 each - price includes all materials, firings and coffee/tea

  • Design and make up to two decorative ceramic tiles 

  • Bring your own design ideas or be inspired on the day 

  • Suitable for beginner and more experienced potters

  • Age 16+

  • Wear old clothes and/or an apron and bring a hand towel

  • Email or ring to book your place on a workshop

Sarah will show you how to roll out a slab of clay, cut out your tiles and decorate them with different textures and paint them with underglazes. Your tiles will then be glazed with a transparent glaze and fired.  They can then be collected a few weeks later or they can be posted to you for an additional charge .

 

The tiles can be used as teapot stands, coasters, wall hangings, house number, children’s bedroom door name tile…… and lots more.

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Ceramic Jewellery

  • Monday 10 October  10.30-12.30

  • £57 each - price includes all materials, firings and coffee/tea

  • Make up to 8 pieces of ceramic jewellery

  • Bring your own design ideas or be inspired on the day 

  • Suitable for beginner and more experienced potters

  • Age 16+

  • Wear old clothes and/or an apron and bring a hand towel

  • Email or ring to book your place on a workshop

Sarah will show you how to make a variety of different shapes of ceramic jewellery using a series of cutters and templates. You can decorate your creations with different textures and paint them with underglazes on the day. Your ceramic jewellery will then be glazed with a transparent glaze and fired for you ready to collect a few weeks later or they can be posted to you for an additional charge.

 

Bring with you any design ideas you may have – Alternatively get ideas on the day from the ‘Bits and Bobs Box’ that Sarah will bring along to inspire your creativity.

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Ceramic Christmas Tree decorations

  • Monday 14 November  10.30-12.30

  • £57 each - price includes all materials, firings and coffee/tea

  • Make up to 8 pieces of ceramic jewellery

  • Bring your own design ideas or be inspired on the day 

  • Suitable for beginner and more experienced potters

  • Age 16+

  • Wear old clothes and/or an apron and bring a hand towel

  • Email or ring to book your place on a workshop

Sarah will show you how to roll out a slab of clay and make a variety of different shapes of Christmas tree decorations using a series of cutters and templates. You can decorate your creations with different textures and paint them with underglazes on the day. Your Christmas decorations will then be glazed with a transparent glaze and fired for you ready to collect a few weeks later.

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Decorative ceramic vase 

Details to follow soon

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Fairy doors and gonks

Details to follow soon

Workshop bookings

To book your place on any of these courses please email sarahburtonpottery@gmail.com or ring Sarah on 07905946125