Pottery and Sculpture Class



2.5 hours 1 to 6 label $167 or 4 payments of $41.75


Learn and improve your skills and confidence with clay in this pottery and sculpture class suited for everybody!

In our classes, you will learn how to quickly select or develop an idea or process and increase your knowledge, skill and confidence with clay. You will have the chance to progressively master both traditional and contemporary clay techniques with hands on practice and experimentation.

You will enjoy small, highly individual classes, with a weekly average of six students per class. These are socially dynamic classes, with faces appearing, disappearing and then reappearing week by week, so you can meet different people and learn from them as well.

You will enjoy the classes being held within an open plan studio, surrounded by friendly, professional working artists and you will receive support and encouragement from our experienced teacher and other students. Get ready to feel welcomed into a supportive community of similar, like-minded students and artists.

You can start classes when you are ready, pause and resume when it suits you, without penalty, you can buy the first class and then decide how many lessons do you want, receiving a discount per number of classes.


What you'll get
Free 10kg bag of soft clay, and use of studio tools and equipment. Three hours free parking, tea and coffee.
 
What to bring
Bring any drawings, pictures, digital images you might have (optional). An old shirt or comfortable clothes. Covered shoes are necessary as this is a working studio.
 
Suitable for

This class is popular for individuals and couples as well as for a hens party, baby shower, birthday, special occasion, team building activity, corporate event, bucks party or Christmas party.

Location

Robertson Park Artists Studio - Robertson Park Artists Studio, 176 Fitzgerald St, Perth WA

Your teacher
Graham Hay
Graham Hay
(Perth Pottery and Sculpture Classes)

A “clay-aholic", with over 20 years experience and tertiary qualifications in both making and teaching ceramics.

5.0 (2)

Life long passion about clay, and helping others to enjoy learning about and making in clay. Internationally recognised expert in teaching absolute beginners and the very experienced.

Committed to continuously experimenting, learning and improving his own knowledge and art making.

PROFESSIONAL TRAINING: Separate qualifications from Otago, UWA, Edith Cowan and Curtin University (hon). The latter two in ceramics and sculpture. Annually visits, shares and learns from fellow international level ceramic experts.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERTISE: EDUCATION: Co-lead Hungarian, Sweden, and US (x5) international ceramics conferences. Invited into schools / universities / beginner / professional groups (200+) to give lectures, workshops and demonstrations, across 12 countries. Invited external examiner of a 2017 ANU ceramics based PhD. In 2018 commenced a PhD at Curtin University. Published 25 articles in ceramic and ceramic education journals, in six countries.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERTISE: ARTIST: Participated in 170+ exhibitions, 4 international biennale, including the 2017 Venice Biennale. In public collections in six countries, including the Art Gallery of WA. Art and techniques feature in dozens of leading books and journals.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIP: Exhibiting Member of the Australian Ceramic Association, Craft Australia, Teacher Registration Board of Western Australia, numerous national and international professional ceramic, ceramic education, art education and artist associations.


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5

• Oct 2019


I learned so much and really enjoyed in this class, Graham is very knowledgeable and a great teacher.
5

• Aug 2019


A most enjoyable class. Graham allows you to explore your imagination. He adapts the experience to your ability, needs and interests.
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