Pottery Wheel Workshop for Kids (8+ Years)

Learn how to use the pottery wheel these Perth school holidays



1.5 hours Class size 1 to 10

label $97 (or 4 payments of $24.25 Afterpay)

In light of the government regulations as of 31st Jan, we will require proof of vaccination from all class participants over the age of 16.

Looking for fun kids activities these Perth school holidays? 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.

During this relaxing workshop, kids can expect to learn a complete set of wheel working skills, including:

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

No prior experience necessary and beginners are very welcome! All materials are provided, so kids just need to come along with an open mind and be ready to get their hands dirty.

Please note: Ceramic pieces will be ready a maximum of eight weeks max after the workshop and you will be notified via text.

Terms and Conditions:

Tickets and refunds
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.

A firing fee of $15 per piece paid during your workshop covers the trimming process, glazing of your works and two kiln firings.

Pottery breakage
In the unfortunate case where 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 were 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 ceramics piece to take home a few weeks after the workshop.
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.

This would also be a nice gift for her, gift for mum or anniversary gift.


Not Yet Perfect adheres to COVID-19 government guidelines.

Location

Heathcote Cultural Precinct, Duncraig Road, Perth WA

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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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Jodi Beattie Apr 2022

2 ClassBento workshops attended


Wonderfully helpful teacher - friendly guidance with easy to follow instructions.
My daughter and I had a great time together in this class.

Sam Hambling Sep 2021


Both my daughters loved this class. The teacher was lovely and they learnt so much. They are super keen to do another class!

Jennifer Neild Jul 2021


The girls really enjoyed it and look forward to collecting their fired pieces. I stayed for a bit to make sure they were comfortable (as a bit nervous) and the instructor was lovely and was patient. The girls settled in quickly

Shannon Macfadyen Jul 2021


The teacher was wonderful snd I would recommend to anyone. My daughters loved it. Thanks Shannon
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