Pottery - Summer School | Broadstairs Adult Education Centre

Pottery - Summer School at Broadstairs Adult Education Centre

Pottery - Summer School at Broadstairs Adult Education Centre

Price: £48.00 Starts: 08/07/2019 Time: 09:30 - 12:00
Tutor: Matthew Horne Ends: 10/07/2019 Location: Broadstairs Adult Education Centre
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: VAR Duration: 1 weeks

About this course

There is a strong emphasis on personal skill development, including the designing and glazing of work. Students will work on individual projects with professional advice and guidance from the tutor.

Please note the Pottery is located behind the Sarah Thorne complex off Fordoun Road, Broadstairs.

Outcomes will be dependant on individual projects:

Understand the decorative and finishing aspects of glazes.

Work with clay and glaze confidently and creatively.

Design, make and evaluate ceramics using personal ideas.

Be aware of and work to relevant Health and Safety guidelines

How will I be taught?

Craft courses provide an opportunity for students to learn, develop and practise the skills of a specific craft. Students will also be encouraged to develop a dialogue with the contemporary and historical context of the craft, and will be encouraged to keep a sketchbook/notebook to recordideas, processes and progress. Our courses are taught by qualified and experienced tutors, most of whom are practising craftspeople. They will use variety of teaching methods including demonstrations, instruction, one-to-one tutorial guidance, group discussions and critiques. To ensure that students' learning needs are met, the tutor will work with the student to complete the required Individual Learning Plan.
One to one guidance, group critiques, self-assessment against individualised learning outcomes stated on the ILP

What do I need to bring with me?

Overalls and apron to protect clothing. Notebook and pen. Personal tool kit (optional). Finished pottery is paid for at a reasonable price by weight. Please do not buy any other resources for this course until your first session as your tutor will advise you.

What can I do next?

A range of Creative courses with Kent Adult Education

What do I need to join the course

No previous experience necessary, although some knowledge of Throwing would be an advantage
Beginners and those with experience. It is important to note that craft courses are practical and require a degree of manual dexterity.

About the Tutor: Matthew Horne

Matt Horne is a highly skilled thrower and over the many years of working in potteries and now in his own studio, he has come to master Crystaline work, a specialised and challenging area of ceramics. He has won awards for his work and is also a member of The Sussex Guild, exhibiting regularly.

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Getting there

Broadstairs Adult Education Centre
Hilderstone Centre
St. Peters Road
CT10 2JW

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code BRO/64619/G/LC.
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