Summer Pottery Classes August

5 Days Summer Pottery Classes 13 August – 17 August



13TH AUGUST TO 17TH AUGUST | 10.00 – 16.00 | £ 400

You will learn the different shaping techniques. How to use different varieties of clay and how to work with them. If you have some experience you can come with your idea and projects and we can focus on improving certain skills. This class covers both hand-building techniques and wheel throwing. You will also learn how to glaze and how to fill and fire the kiln.
You will learn the basic techniques of wedging. On the wheel, you will start by learning to throw simple shapes such as cylinder and bowl. You will also learn how to pull handles for mugs, cups and jugs, how to manipulate thrown shapes and how to apply surface decoration. You will also learn how to make plates and tableware in a variety of shapes.
The course will run for 5 days for 6 hours between 10.00 and 16.00 starting 17th of August.  It is for a small group of 4 persons so you will have my full attention.
Please ensure you are able to attend as many days of the scheduled course as possible before you sign up. It’s particularly important that you attend the first two.


This course fee does NOT include material and firing costs. There will be a small charge of  £4 per every kg you want fired.


Sofia and one of her students will be there to answer all your questions!

Sofia studied pottery in Greece 35 years ago, she was working as a supplier with bespoke products as well as her own collection. In 2017 she opened her own workshop in London, where she met the rest of the team and established Sofia Ceramics.

In all her life ceramics and pottery were her passion. She has an extensive experience in a variety of techniques and over the years she has worked with a plethora of clay and glazes!


Bring a lot of ideas, creativity, an apron… and expect to get dirty. A notebook is always useful to record your processes if you want to repeat them.


Our workshop is located in a beautiful yard in South London, Brixton Hill area.

2A Morrish Road, SW2 4EH, London, UK.


Please note that we have a 14 day no refund policy and missed classes cannot be made up in different classes so please make sure that you are able to attend all classes before booking.

Thank you.