Introduction to Throwing


Wheel Throwing Taster Class

10am to 1pm


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The Introduction to Throwing focuses on learning to use the potters wheel, and is ideal for beginners.

Imogen will demonstrate how to prepare, centre and shape your clay. You will then be guided step by step through the process, each potter will have their own wheel. After this you’ll then be left to work at your own pace, practicing to create your perfect pots! Your pottery will be glazed and fired, ready for you to collect 6 weeks later (or delivery for P&P costs).

Class sizes are relaxed and friendly with only 5 students, and you will be given tuition throughout.

  • Remember to dress for mess! Bring a small hand towel, and apron if you have one. Studio apron hire is £2. Short nails also recommended.
  • Refreshments available however please can you bring your own reusable water bottle and cup.


The price (of £60) per person includes tuition, materials & kiln firing. You can expect to make up to three  pieces of pottery to be fired.

If booking with a gift voucher please get in touch first


Moon Studio Ceramics, Hawthorn Farm Buildings, Lyndhurst Road, Christchurch,
Dorset BH23 7AB
– The studio is in a converted barn and our toilet is a cabin across the yard. Unfortunately we don’t currently have baby changing or wheel chair access.
– By Car: There is free parking on site. The car park is about 30 meters walk to the studio which is on the ground floor. By Public Transport: The nearest train station is Hinton Admiral which is about a 5 minute taxi ride away. If you have any questions regarding accessibility, please do get in touch.

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