Alex carries out various workshops from her studio at Middleport Pottery
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A 6 week course aimed at beginners or those who have some ceramic design experience. During this course you will learn the process of slip casting, fettling, a variety of surface decoration techniques, glazing, how to design and develop your own surface transfers and apply them to your final pieces. This 6 week course will enable you to challenge your creativity in a fun and stimulating environment and equip you with a variety of different skills and knowledge within ceramics and surface design. Cost per person £220 including all materials and firings Max number of participants 5 Min age 16+ Held in my Studio – Four Makers @ No.5, Middleport Pottery, ST6 3PE Start date: Wednesday 11th September 2019 Finish date: Wednesday 16th October 2019 6:30pm - 8:30pm
As part of Middleport Pottery's Craftsmanship Festival, Middleport Studios are inviting you to join them in a range of exclusive Masterclasses.
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Learn how to create your own beautiful Porcelain Wall Hanger in this exclusive masterclass with Ceramic & Surface Pattern designer - Alex Allday. Held in her studio at Middleport Pottery.
Alex will show you how to hand build your wall hanger in porcelain followed by a demonstration of a variety of surface decoration techniques that you can then put into practice to create your own unique piece.
The ticket price includes all materials and the firing of your piece, which will be ready to collect from Alex's studio the following week.
They can be posted to you at an additional charge.
Dates: June 15th, 11.30am - 12:30pm - £20pp.
For more information call or email Alex Allday: 07731921250, email@example.com
Please note: This workshop is held as part of Middleport Pottery's Craftsmanship Festival. All attendees will need to pay admission of £3pp (pay on the door) in addition to the workshop ticket price.
This demonstration is suitable for over 14's. However, participants aged between 10 - 14 will be permitted but must be accompanied by a paying adult.
Tickets are non-refundable.
Places are extremely limited. Book early - This will no doubt be a popular event!
Join Alex & Libby in their Studio at Middleport pottery to create your own porcelain hanging planter pocket & collection of wire flowers to display inside! You’ll spend the morning with Alex learning how to hand build in porcelain, along with applying a variety of surface decoration techniques to create a beautiful hanging planter pocket. The afternoon will be spent with Libby learning how to form and shape wire to create a lovely collection of 3 dimensional wire flowers to display in your planter. Saturday 13th July 10:30am - 3:30pm £60 per person (includes materials and firing) Held in our Studio: No.5, Middleport Pottery, Port Street, Stoke-on-Trent, ST6 3PE For information please call or email Alex at: 07731921250 or firstname.lastname@example.org
10% off this weekend only! Join ceramic designer Alex Allday in her studio at Middleport Pottery for a 1 day workshop that will enable you to challenge your creativity in a fun and stimulating environment and equip you with a variety of different skills and techniques within ceramics and surface design. During the 1st half of the day you will learn the process of slip casting using plaster moulds to cast your own tealight/ pot in Porcelain clay. For the second half you will be shown a variety of surface decoration techniques and processes to then put in to practice and apply to each of your slip casted pots. At the end of the session you’ll be shown how to fettle and clean up your finished pots ready to be fired. Saturday 25th May 10am - 4pm Max 5 people (Includes all materials and firing) Lunch isn’t provided but there is a cafe on site or you’re more than welcome to bring your own. There will Tea, coffee and cake provided throughout the day. Held in Alex Allday’s Studio: Middleport Pottery, Port Street, Stoke-on-Trent, ST6 3PE