Pottery summer school: clocks, sundials & other garden ornaments

The Mansion, Totnes

Who is this course for?

Come and learn how to make a useful and decorative ceramic clock or sun-dial for your home or garden. This is suitable for beginners and those with experience.

Course content

Preparing clay, use the soft-slabbing technique. impressed and embossed decoration. Being given practical demonstrations. Having opportunity to discuss ideas with the tutor and other members of the group.

Support and feedback

Lots of discussions with the tutor and experiencing the practical results.

Additional costs and requirements

You will need your own apron or overall.

Will I have to do anything outside of the session?

Nothing official. You might want to research the sorts of pottery you like or what you find inspiring.

About the tutor

Deb Perry has been teaching in adult education for 25 years as well as working as a designer and maker. Although a well qualified ceramics specialist with an M.A gained in Stoke-on-Trent, she has a lot of experience in different arts and crafts including recycling, printing, textiles and props and costumes for theatre. Deb believes that learning should be fun, stimulating and stress-free and tries to create an environment where everyone can feel at home.

Start date18 July 2018
End date25 July 2018
Start time10:00
End time15:00
Concessions not available