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The Royal Cornwall Polytechnic Society

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Workshops // Coming up // Pottery Workshop: 3 Day Intensive Large Scale Handbuilding
19 June

Pottery Workshop: 3 Day Intensive Large Scale Handbuilding

Experience the ancient art of pottery by joining our 3-day intensive large-scale handbuilding course at The Poly Pottery. Our experienced instructor Karl Owen will teach you the basics of handbuilding, including pinch, coil and slab techniques, allowing you to create larger-scale pieces such as pots and bowls.

This course is beginner-friendly, so don't worry if you have no prior experience in pottery. All you need is your creativity and enthusiasm to learn. Come and explore the possibilities of handbuilding and create unique pottery pieces that you can be proud of!


Pottery Workshop: 3 Day Intensive Large Scale Handbuilding

When: 19th, 20th, 21st June 

Where: The Poly Pottery (at the back of The Poly, accessed from New Street)

Duration: Three days

Class size: eight per class

Tutor: Karl Owen

Cost: £325, including £1 Poly Fund and all materials and equipment.

If you have any questions about the suitability of this course, please contact our head potter Karl at

New beginner, intermediate and advanced pottery workshop dates are released through the year. To ensure you are notified as soon as more workshops are released, make sure you're signed up to our newsletter and follow us on social media @PolyFalmouth. 


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