Basic Japanese Handmade Pottery Course

Learn how to hand build Japanese pottery over two sessions

2 x 3 hours Class size 1 to 10

label $190 (or 4 payments of $47.50 Afterpay)

In this superb class delivered to you by the master craftsmanship of Ms. Emi Tanaka at Ceramic studio En, you will learn different techniques used by Japanese artisans to create beloved Japanese pottery.

This class consists of two sessions: one day of making the pottery (hand-building, no wheels) and another day of glazing.

Course outline:

  • Session one: You will make slab plates and bowls using different moulds or hand shaping. You will be making an average of four to six items in one day.
  • Session two: Painting and glazing.

This hands-on class is a relaxing morning, afternoon or evening activity, perfect if you're looking for a new creative hobby in 2023.

Please note:
  • The morning, afternoon and evening classes are all 3 hours long.
  • The Thursday class runs from 10am-2pm with a one-hour lunch break.

Knowledge required
This is a perfect workshop for a beginner which doesn't require any knowledge or experience.
What you'll get
Four to six ceramic pieces to take home once fired.
What to bring
Comfortable clothes (that you can get messy in) and an apron if you have one.
Session repeats

After the first session, subsequent sessions can be arranged with the teacher, at a time that suits you.

Suitable for

This class is great for individuals and couples as well as for a team building activity, birthday or hens party.

This would also be a unique gift for her, gift for mum, anniversary gift or birthday gift.


28 Elizabeth Street, Artarmon NSW

This venue is a short walk from Artarmon Station station (200m).

Basic Japanese Handmade Pottery Course location
Your teacher
Ceramic Studio En
Ceramic Studio En

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Hi My name is Emi. I’ve been involved in pottery for over 15 years and running this studio for 12 years.

At Ceramic Studio En, I create the perfect tableware for restaurants and cafes. My tableware has been selected by a number of Sydney restaurants since 2007.

Here at the studio, everything is made individually with care and passion. I take pride in my craftmanship and ready to cater for your need and imagination.

I would like to share the knowledge and experience of making tableware with you in the class. This is your perfect opportunity to create and add a unique touch to your table at home! Or it could be a unique gift that’s only one in the world for someone special.

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