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What will I study?

Learn techniques in clay including coiling, throwing and slab pots.

In this weekly class you will develop skills in ceramics and the throwing hand-building techniques used. Your tutor will demonstrate a range of techniques throughout the course such as coiling, slab-building, throwing and press-moulding. There will also be demonstrations of different approaches to glazing to achieve a variety of surface effects. You will be able to work at your own pace and encouraged to work on individual projects of your own design.

Further demonstrations of specific techniques can also be given to smaller numbers within the group or one-to-one upon request. Those learners with more experience will be able to self-direct their work and the tutor will offer guidance as and when it's needed.

Our fully equipped studio will give you access to all necessary tools and the firing kiln.

On completion of this course you will have gained a variety of skills and techniques in ceramics.

How will this course be delivered?

Tutor led workshop at Blossomfield Campus.

What qualifications will I get?

This is a non accredited leisure course

How will I be assessed?

N/A

How do I get a place on the course?

To enrol please contact student services by dialling 0121 678 7000 - option 2 or e-mail Community@Solihull.ac.uk

What are the entry requirements?

No specific entry requirements.

Students must be aged 19+. If you have learning difficulty or disability please let us know when you apply.

What else do I need to know?

There will be an additional fee of £50 for materials.

This course will run subject to a minimum class size.

What can I do after this course?

Have a look at our range of arts and crafts courses in the community section or within our creative arts department.

Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

02/07/2024

Day

Tuesday

Time

10:00-15:00

Course Fee

£154 + £50 materials (for 4 weeks)

Course Code

CLGFA000E001S

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

30/07/2024

Day

Tuesday

Time

10:00-15:00

Course Fee

£154 + £50 materials (for 4 weeks)

Course Code

CLGGA000E001S

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

24/09/2024

Day

Tuesday

Time

16:00-18:30

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLAAA000E001A

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

24/09/2024

Day

Tuesday

Time

18:30-21:00

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLABA000E001A

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

27/09/2024

Day

Friday

Time

09:30-12:00

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLACA000E001A

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

27/09/2024

Day

Friday

Time

12:00-14:30

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLADA000E001A

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

14/01/2025

Day

Tuesday

Time

16:00-18:30

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLAAA000E001W

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

14/01/2025

Day

Tuesday

Time

18:30-21:00

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLABA000E001W

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

17/01/2025

Day

Friday

Time

09:30-12:00

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLACA000E001W

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

17/01/2025

Day

Friday

Time

12:00-14:30

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLADA000E001W

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

29/04/2025

Day

Tuesday

Time

16:00-18:30

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLAAA000E001S

Study Mode

Part-Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

29/04/2025

Day

Tuesday

Time

18:30-21:00

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLABA000E001S

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

02/05/2025

Day

Friday

Time

09:30-12:00

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLACA000E001S

Study Mode

Part Time

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Location

Blossomfield Campus

Start Date

02/05/2025

Day

Friday

Time

12:00-14:30

Course Fee

£175 + £60 materials (for 10 weeks)

Course Code

TLADA000E001S

Study Mode

Part Time

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Ceramics - Beginners

What’s Involved?

Predicted Employment

How much can I earn?

£17,680
NATIONAL AVERAGE

Employment by Region

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