Introduction to Handmade Japanese Pottery Course

Learn how to make handmade Japanese pottery in four sessions

4 x 4 hours 1 to 15 (public classes), 4 to 10 (private label $270 or 4 payments of $67.50 Afterpay

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

This class consists of four sessions: three days of making the pottery and another day of glazing.

Session one:
You will make slab plates & bowls using different moulds or hand shaping. You can make up to eight plates and bowls.

Session two:
You will be making cups, flower pots, vase, or anything you wish to make by hand building up to six items.

Session three:
Trim the outside of what you made in the second lesson.

Session four:
Painting and glazing.

Please note: There will be a one hour lunch break during the Thursday and Friday sessions which means these classes will end at 3pm.

Knowledge Required
This is a perfect workshop for a beginner and doesn't require any knowledge or experience.
What you'll get
All materials and firing are included as part of the booking fee.
What to bring
Comfortable clothes (gets messy), 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 workshop is great for individuals and couples as well as for a birthday, hens party, team building activity, corporate event, bucks party or Christmas party.


28 Elizabeth Street, Artarmon NSW

Your teacher
Ceramic Studio En
Ceramic Studio En

5.0 (2)

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.

Verified reviews

• Sep 2019

The teacher is very helpful and friendly, patient. Explained everything clearly. It was a very good experience.
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