Throw on the wheel, create with clay or sculpt your own unique creations—these are just some of the things you can sink your hands into at the best pottery classes in Perth! Guided by local and passionate potters, you’ll learn everything from mindful wheel throwing to hand building, all in a relaxed, beginner-friendly environment.
With these unique Perth workshops, not only can you learn how to make ceramics, but you’ll also get a chance to up your social game too! Looking for fun team building activities? Get your team out from behind their screens and in front of the pottery wheel. On the hunt for classy hens party ideas that you and your besties will love? Gather the girls for a laidback clay and sip class. No matter what you choose, these Perth experiences will help you connect with your favourite people over clay.
Interested in making your own ceramics and sculptures? Check out these seven unique pottery classes in Perth and begin your DIY journey today!
Learn mindful wheel throwing
Been feeling a bit scattered recently? Sink into morning mindfulness at a pottery wheelwork workshop with Not Yet Perfect. This rewarding class is perfect if you’ve been looking for relaxing things to do in Perth and are interested in finding out more about the therapeutic benefits of wheel throwing. Guided by your patient teacher, you’ll learn how to throw on the wheel as you’re led through a mindful ritual, reminding you to breathe and be present in the moment.
Gather your work crew together and let go of stress with mindful wheelwork team building activities. Not only will you and your team be uplifted by this meditative experience, but you can also walk away with your very own ceramic pieces!
Make pottery with your partner
Take your date night ideas to a new level with this hands-on wheel throwing class. Imagine this—you and your partner moulding clay together in a cosy studio, reenacting iconic scenes from Ghost. Keen to embrace your inner Demi Moore and Patrick Swayze? Join Not Yet Perfect for this intimate class with candles and music to set the mood, and indulge in a glass of bubbles and a romantic dessert grazing board!
Be inspired by nature at this clay and sip experience
Calling all nature lovers! Get inspired by leaves and flowers at this unique clay and sip class in South Fremantle. Guided by the talented makers behind Happy Mind Body And Soul, you’ll learn how to hand build pottery pieces with gorgeous leaf and flower imprints.
Create ceramic mugs, plates and other homewares as you sip complimentary wine. This hands-on Perth workshop is perfect if you’re looking for classy hens party ideas for an eco-warrior bride or just a mindful retreat with some close friends. Discover the wellbeing benefits of playing with clay and connect with others over these pottery classes in Fremantle which make for unique indoor activities.
Paint ceramic mugs
Embrace your creativity and bring artistic ideas to life at a ceramic painting workshop with Little Paint Co in Osborne Park. Painting and glazing your own ceramics is such a relaxing and rewarding experience, and after trying it out in this class, you’ll have a personalised ceramic piece to take home and use.
Choose from over 70 different ceramic bisques and learn how to paint your own masterpiece on ceramic mugs, bowls, planter pots and more! You’ll even get a chance to learn some specialised ceramic painting and glazing techniques including sponging, stencils, bubble glazes and even glitter glazes. Bring along your own inspiration for the day or get ideas from your experienced pottery artists.
Use your imagination to make a sculpture
Take your creativity outside the box and use it to make a ceramic sculpture in this unique sculpture class with Graham Hay. Learn how to create your own unique piece of art by sculpting anything you like with clay in this open-plan, light-filled pottery studio in West Perth.
The best part? You can experiment as much as you like and completely customise your design.
This is one of the most playful things to do in Perth if you’re looking for fun team building activities that will have your workmates talking for weeks. And don’t forget—you get to take home your pottery masterpiece!
Create a ceramic planter and matching saucer
Love creating unique homewares? Channel your inner ceramicist and learn how to hand build adorable ceramic planters and matching saucers with Moody Rabbit studio!
This beginner-friendly workshop is perfect for you and a friend, or a small group of friends who want to get crafty together. Learn how to sculpt your own planter using earthenware clay, decorate it with bright colours and give your old or new succulents a very special new home.
The next step is painting and glazing—and you’ll have the option of painting your saucer any colour you like! Not only will you be able to take these ceramic pieces home with you afterwards, but they’ll make great gift ideas for loved ones too.
Make ornamental flowers out of clay
On the search for unique gift ideas for someone special? Learn how to sculpt a bouquet of flowers that will last forever at this ornamental ceramic flower workshop in Coolbellup.
This beginner-friendly class is perfect if you’re looking for indoor activities in Perth where you can embrace both your love of flowers and your love of ceramics. Discover the therapeutic benefits of playing with clay, learn how to create an ornamental bouquet for your home, and BYO drinks and snacks to enjoy as you chat with like-minded people.
No matter where you are or what you want to create, there are so many unique pottery classes in Perth to explore. Sink into soothing clay hand building or jump on the wheel with loved ones and learn how to sculpt and decorate beautiful ceramics!