(Short Course) Ceramics Handbuilding

Course details

  • Duration 9 weeks
  • Location Wrexham
Applied art student in workshop

Why choose this course?

From sculpture to chandeliers, decorative tiles to figurative work. Our 9-week evening class introduces you to the world of handmade ceramics. Taught in small classes by renowned ceramicist Wendy Lawrence you will be guided through all aspects of hand-built ceramics, from preparing the raw clay through to finished glazed pieces.

Key course features

  • Practical sessions in our Regent Street Art School workshops.
  • Discover a variety of ceramics techniques.
  • Design and produce your own personal creations.

What you will study

This course will introduce you to some of the processes of Handbuilding ceramics. Participants will be guided through a variety of ceramic techniques, from preparing the raw clay through to finished glazed pieces.

You will be guided to produce your own individual design ideas using experimental methods guided by demonstrations. 

Entry requirements & applying

To book visit the online shop.

This course is subject to minimum participants and payments will be returned in full if the course does not recruit the minimum cohort.


Teaching & Assessment

The portfolio of work accumulated during the short course can be presented for assessment providing 10 HE credits.


Fees & funding


This fee covers attendance and tutorage, including assessment and basic materials. Additional cost may be incurred if participants choose to work with non-standard materials or at high volume or large format.

Course dates

This 9-week short course will run on Thursday evenings from 6pm-8pm in the following blocks across the year:

  • Tuesday 26th April 2022 - Tuesday 21st June 2022
  • Thursday 28th April 2022 - Thursday 7th July 2022 (Fully Booked)
  • Tuesday 5th July 2022 - Tuesday 23rd August 2022