THREE MORE TO TRY…
FOR ALL SKILL LEVELS Culross Pottery and Gallery, Fife; from £75 for six weeks (culrosspottery.com). Whether it’s coiling, slab-building or throwing on the wheel, the experienced tutors at Culross will demonstrate a variety of techniques to help you create a unique vessel.
FOR ALL THE FAMILY Eastnor Pottery, Ledbury, Herefordshire; from £5-£40 for 1.5 hours (eastnorpottery.co.uk). Adults and children can each choose a clay project to work on at the family drop-in sessions in this pottery, set in the beautiful grounds of the Eastnor Castle estate.
FOR SOMETHING A BIT DIFFERENT Deborah Baynes Pottery Studio, Shotley, Suffolk; from £580 for a week-long course
(pottery-courses.co.uk). Try out ‘Raku firing’, where pots are taken from the wood-fired kiln in Deborah’s garden and plunged into sawdust to create crackled surfaces and rich colours.