Wheel Throwing Class for Kids Holiday Program

Experience the buzz of throwing clay on the pottery wheel

2 hours 1 to 8 label $50 or 4 payments of $12.50 Afterpay

Start by learning to wedge and prepare clay for the pottery wheel.

The class then moves onto the techniques required to form a cylinder, which is the base shape used in the formation of wheel-thrown pots.

The processes that you will learn include:
- Centring the clay
- Lifting the walls of the pot
- Shaping the pot
- Cutting the pot off the wheel

You will finish the class with two items that are ready to be dried, bisque fired and glazed by us in our house glazes. The items can be collected two weeks after the class.

Aside from this class, this teacher also has the following coming up:

Knowledge Required
This class is suitable for beginners.
What you'll get
Clay and glazes and firing for two finished wheel thrown pots, to be collected 2 weeks after the class.
What to bring
Bring an apron and wear closed toe shoes.
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.

Suitable for kids from 8 years old and up. Adult accompaniment is not required.


Le Studio Art Space - 24-26 Crown Avenue, Mordialloc VIC

Your teacher
Jumping Creek Designs
Jumping Creek Designs

5.0 (9)

A young Melbourne based ceramics studio that is a space for aspiring, novice and intermediate potters to create, learn, play, experiment and experience the joy and therapeutic benefits of working with your hands and creating forms through shaping, squeezing, pushing, pulling, rolling and pinching beautiful clay. Run by a bubbly, cheerful, passionate Melbourne girl, Tania Paradkar!

What we offer:
- 2.5 hr Wheel Throwing "Taster" Course
- Kids Classes & Workshops
- Parties - Birthday parties, Hen's Parties, Corporate functions etc
- 1 Day Workshops - 'Built A Pot For a Plant', Jewelry Making, Mask Masking etc
- 8 week wheel throwing classes
- 8 week wheel throwing + Hand building classes


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Verified reviews

• Jan 2020

class was excellent, kids loved it, Tania was very knowledgeable and patient with them, definitely go back
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