Pottery and ceramics

Porcelain for beginners – throwing and turning with Louisa Taylor

Ref: SLW08095




Work on a potter's wheel using porcelain clay, often referred to as white gold due to its beautiful translucent quality when fired to a high temperature. Taking inspiration from historical dining vessels, you are shown a number of techniques including how to make handles and surface embellishments. Suited to those who have previously completed a beginners' throwing course.


Louisa Taylor

Louisa Taylor studied at Bath Spa University and the Royal College of Art. She teaches at Brighton University, exhibits throughout Europe and is author of Ceramics: Tools and Techniques for the Contemporary Maker.


Residential option available. Find out accommodation costs and how to book here.

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