Experienced Potter's Open Studio Sessions

Work on your own pottery projects in an open studio space in Newcastle

The Art Department
The Art Department
4.8 (208)

3 hours Class size 1 to 12

label $45 - $60 (or 4 payments of $11.25 - $15 Afterpay)
(Earlybird price of $45 applies if you book into a public session 1+ days ahead)

Dive into creative freedom with our three-hour open studio sessions, designed for independent artists in Newcastle seeking to explore hand-building & wheel-throwing techniques at their own pace.

These sessions are exclusively for ages 18 and over, and prior completion of our five-week workshop course is required to ensure proficiency in centering, trimming and studio safety practices.

To book your session, select your desired timeslot below for each session separately. For larger bookings spanning multiple dates, please reach out to us directly with all your preferred dates, and we'll be happy to assist you further.

Please keep in mind:

  • Clay is not provided (Available for purchase on-site at $35 per 10kg bag of midfire clay)
  • Firing services are not included

Onsite storage:
For those with consecutive weekly bookings, onsite storage options are available. Otherwise, please remember to take your items and clay home with you. Don't forget to bring your storage box for convenience.

A Quick Note:
Familiarity with our tool setup and clean-up procedures will ensure smooth sailing through your pottery adventure. We've got the clay, underglaze, and glaze all sorted, so let's get those creative juices flowing!

*Kiln pricing for Bisque and Glaze firing is extra. Pricing is available in the studio with a discounted rate for Open Studio members.
*A studio technician will be present and working on studio chores during each session and available for any questions or concerns.
*Exclusive early bird launch pricing must be booked a minimum 1 day in advance and is automatically adjusted at the checkout.

Save $15 per guest, when you book 1+ days before a class

Knowledge required
Intermediate / Advanced
What you'll get
  • Access to the studio tools and equipment
  • Access to house glaze
What to bring
  • BYO Clay
  • BYO Storage container
  • Clay is available for purchase on-site

The Art Department Newcastle - 1/133 King Street, Newcastle NSW

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The Art Department
The Art Department

4.8 (208)

Led by professional pottery teachers, relax, get messy, and connect with others while learning fun techniques. All you need is your imagination and creative spirit, whether you're a beginner or a pro.


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