Pottery Wheel Workshop for Kids

Learn how to use the pottery wheel these Perth school holidays



Adults & 8+ years     1.5 hours Class size 6 to 10     label $115

Explore the beautiful art of pottery during this fun, creative and slightly messy workshop.

Presented by Not Yet Perfect in the beautiful, light filled, Heathcote ceramics studio, kids will discover how pottery is created from start to finish.

Your children can expect to learn a complete set of wheel working skills, including:

  • The basics of using the pottery wheel
  • Preparing the clay before for turning on the wheel
  • Centering the clay on the wheel
  • How to create different shapes on the wheel

Terms and conditions:
Tickets and refund:
Please select carefully when choosing your workshop date and time. We DO NOT refund or reschedule workshop bookings. If you are unable to attend a workshop, you are welcome to transfer your ticket to another person.

Firing:
If requested for, all pieces made will be fired and glazed and ready for pickup a minimum of eight weeks after the workshop date. All participants will be notified via text when items are ready for pickup.

Firing fees:
Firing fee of $20 per piece paid during your workshop covers the trimming process, glazing of your works and two kiln firings.

Pottery breakage:
In the unfortunate case were your pottery breaks or cracks in the kiln, Not Yet Perfect do not offer refunds, as this is the nature of the firing process- pottery is a beautiful yet delicate process. While we take the utmost care to ensure all works are delivered in the best conditions, in the case where any ceramics breaks due to mishandling, you will be contacted by one of our team and a full refund of your firing fee will be offered.


Knowledge required
No prior experience necessary.
 
What you'll get
  • All materials needed including stoneware clay and wooden and plastic pottery tools.
  • One fired and glazed ceramic piece to take home several weeks after the workshop. You will be notified via text.
  • Additional pieces for firing and glazing are $20 per piece.
What to bring
Apron or towel, all materials and equipment provided in class.
 
Suitable for

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 8 years old).

Adult accompaniment is not required.

Location

Heathcote Cultural Precinct, Duncraig Road, Perth WA

Pottery Wheel Workshop for Kids location
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Not Yet Perfect
Not Yet Perfect

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Not Yet Perfect is a ceramic business that strives not only to make beautiful pottery but also to beautiful creative experiences, soul-soothing spaces, magical moments and idea inducing workshops.

Ceramics are what set the table and create a place for people to come together, eat together, have deep conversation and create beautiful lasting memories.

At Not Yet Perfect we will continue to create perfectly imperfect connection, beautifully flawed ceramics, and extend this spirit of liberation to the beholders of our creations.


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