Tutor: Tom Knowles Jackson
Venue: The Clay Loft, Inchbrook Mill, Stroud
Dates: 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th March 2024
Timings: Monday evenings, 1830 - 2030 (4 x 2hr sessions)
Description of the course
Tom will lead a series of four highly practical sessions to develop your skill and understanding of good turning practise. The classes will concentrate on turning using the wheel (rather than hand carved footings) and will include
- Choosing the right moment to turn pots
- Tools for turning
- Turning on the wheel head
- Turning using chucks
- Making chucks
- Turning larger forms
The course will have a heavy demonstration component but participants will also have the opportunity to practise turning for themselves and will be required to prepare blanks for weeks 3 and 4.
This class is suitable for improving throwers.
Class size, maximum 10
Please ensure you read and accept the Terms and Conditions before booking onto a course as these contain relevant information regarding cancellation and course refunds.