Pottery and ceramics

Sculpting animals in clay with Jon Barrett-Danes

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Immerse yourself in the Barrett-Danes family's tradition in ceramics as you learn how to create vivid and expressive animal forms using a range of pottery techniques. First of all, spend time studying the unique characteristics of each animal, then consider overall balance and proportion. You will complete at least two animal sculptures, wall-mounted heads or headed pots.


Jon Barrett-Danes

Jon Barrett-Danes specialises in modelling animals and thrown work. He trained at Bristol and has followed a family tradition spanning six generations of working with clay.


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