Clay Classes - Hand Building and Wheel Throwing


Adult Clay Classes

Wheel Throwing 1 on 1 Tuition

Have you always wanted to learn to throw on the pottery wheel? Perhaps you have already had a go and are ready to take the next step?

This 2 hour 1 on 1 tuition will help you learn the skills and techniques that will many happy hours creating on the pottery wheel. 


Hand Building and decorating with under glazes.

Have you always wanted to learn how to create with clay? Join me at Colour My Pot in Cleveland, for a 5 week hand building course or come along for a taster with our afternoon of clay play! 

5 Week Pottery Class -

You will learn techniques to create clay projects and each week I will show you how to master the skills of slab building, coiling and pinch pots and step you through the creative process of making and decorating.

This course is suitable for beginners giving you all clay foundation skills you need or if you have already have some experience, I will help you to further develop your style and skills.

Course Format

Week 1 – Intro to techniques and start making.

Week 2 – Making own project

Week 3 – Making own project

Week 4 – Decorating

Week 5 – Decorating

Collect and Reflect – Collect your finished pieces and reflect upon what you have achieved. (1 hour session).

Prior to starting I will send an introduction email to help you find inspiration for your project.


Afternoon of Clay Play -

Come along for an afternoon of clay play. Perfect as a beginner or for those with experience to reconnect and create. We will be focusing on different skills at each workshop so come along and have ago!

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About Carys

Carys completed her Art degree (BA(Hons)) in the UK . She has exhibited in solo and group exhibitions in UK, USA and Australia. She is a qualified teacher (P.G.C.E) with over 20+ years of experience with clay.  You can read more about her on or on Facebook or Instragram @Carysmartinceramics