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Summer Ceramics — Decorating Skills — Part-time

Course outline

This course is perfect for students who want to develop and improve their ceramic decorative techniques.

It is aimed at students with previous knowledge or ceramics who are looking to experiment with and improved the decorative surfaces.

We will be exploring resists, slips, underglazes and glazing techniques as well as covering basic glaze chemistry. You will leave with a better understanding of ceramic surface decoration and how to achieve professional standard results.

The course is limited to 14 spaces – due to resources.

You will receive an induction to the ceramic studio, excellent tutor guidance, access to clay & resources and lots of enthusiasm and support.

You can view the fantastic creative works of our students on our Creative Showcase website below.

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How to apply for this course

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Location Date / time Fees / reductions
25 Stoney Street

Start: Monday 7th August 2023

End: Monday 14th August 2023

Time: 9:30am - 3:00pm

No fee reductions available. All students pay the same fee.

Tuition fee: £150

Course code: C044626 / Q044627


No qualification awarded.

Level Level 1
Entry requirements

You must have prior knowledge and experience of ceramics is essential. This course is not for total beginners.

Teaching & assessment

There is ongoing feedback to support your progress. There is no formal assessment.


You can continue to build on skills learnt on future part-time ceramics courses.

Additional information

Please wear practical clothes and bring an apron to wear if possible. Please bring bottled water to drink.

There will be a 45-60 minute break for lunch.