Beginner's Wheel Throwing Course

Spin your worries away with this hands-on pottery class in Melbourne



4 x 2 hours Class size 1 to 8 (public classes), 4 to 16

label $300 - $340 ($340 per guest when you book for 1 guest, $310 for 2+ guests, $300 for 4+ guests)
Looking for relaxing Melbourne activities to try? Join Diana Ceramics' beginner's wheel throwing course in Burwood and familiarise yourself with the potter’s wheel and learn what it is like to have a go at throwing.
Indulge in this unique opportunity to do a course where you will get personalised tips and tricks from a friendly expert in a professional ceramic’s studio.
Throughout this four-part course, you will learn how to wedge clay to prepare it for the throwing process, how to centre the clay on the wheel, how to throw a cylinder – the starting point of many shapes within pottery – and a bowl as well as how to trim your pots. You will also learn some simple glazing techniques too but
Course outline:
  • Week one: Studio introduction and wheel throwing
  • Week two: Wheel throwing continued
  • Week three: Turning, carving and handles
  • Week four: Glazing
If you're looking for fun things to do in Melbourne or want to try something new, this wheel throwing course for beginners is a great pick for you! Not only will you get to spend some screen-free time learning new skills, but you'll make new connections with like-minded people and finish feeling confident and inspired!
Please note:
  • If any items are left unglazed at the end of the course, then your teacher will glaze them for you afterwards.
  • Collection of all items will be after the end of the course.

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Save $60 when you book with a friend
Knowledge required
This is a beginner-friendly class.
 
What you'll get
  • Guidance from an expert
  • All the pottery making materials and equipment to work with
  • Your personalized vessels to take home.
What to bring
An old bath towel and your wonderful self.
 
Session repeats

This class series runs over 4 consecutive sessions, at the same time every week.

Location

Diana Ceramic-Burwood, Duffy Street, Burwood VIC; 3/6 Duffy Street, Burwood VIC and Diana Ceramic-Brunswick, Lygon Street, Brunswick VIC (varies by date; click the date selector to see details)

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Diana Ceramic
Diana Ceramic

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Founded by Diana in 2021, our cozy pottery studios have quickly become cherished community hubs for Melburnians, artists, and creatives alike.
At Diana Ceramic Studio, we offer the perfect space for events that leave lasting memories, whether it's a birthday celebration or a hen party with friends.
For me, Diana, this studio is the realization of a lifelong dream – a sanctuary where I can shape and reshape my love for pottery while sharing my skills and passion with others.
Whether you're a curious beginner or a seasoned artist, our studio doors are open wide, welcoming everyone who shares a passion for clay and ceramics. Join us in this warm and inviting space, where every creation is infused with the spirit of community and creativity.
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