Terracotta for the Garden

Make your own decorative cane-toppers, plant markers and pebble pots

DATES: choose either Saturday 14 or Sunday 15 July 2018
Times: 10am – 4pm
Please bring a packed lunch or eat at one of Lady Bay’s excellent eateries: Poppy & PintBread & Butterflies

PRICE: one-day workshop £65 per person

BOOKINGPlease CONTACT US if you have any further questions or to reserve your place.

Making: This one-day workshop is a great opportunity to learn new skills and to make unique, useful and decorative small-scale unglazed terracotta pieces for your garden.
Morning: Cane-toppers are a delightful way to protect your eyes from inadvertent injury in the garden.  And/or: terracotta pebble-pots are perfect for small feature plants such as succulents and alpines.
Afternoon: Terracotta plant labels are a pretty and practical way to keep track as your seedlings pop up.

Techniques:  Processes that you will lear will include pinching, joining, slab-rolling, slip application, sgraffitto, modelling.  Fran Tristram will take you step-by-step through each process so you can be sure to have several finished pieces by the end of your day.

make your own plant labels, cane toppers and pebble pots

All our workshops are focussed on learning in a relaxed and friendly environment and are suitable for both beginners and those who have prior experience in pottery making. We always aim to support each students’ individual progress at their own pace and to ensure that an enjoyable and productive time is had by all.

Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any further questions or to reserve your place.

All our advertised workshops take place here at our Seymour Road Studios in West Bridgford, Nottingham.