Artist Potter - Richard Phethean - Pottery Tutor

La Meridiana - Tuscany

La Meridiana - Tuscany

La Meridiana - TuscanyRichard Phethean - Throwing, reduction firing. Intermediate to advanced level June 28 – July 11, 2020 “The craft of the potters wheel is bound in technique which, in a similar way to mastery of a musical instrument, needs analysis and dedicated practice to reach a professional… Read more
Students at Tresabenn Studio

Intensive Five Day Throwing Blocks

 Intensive Five Day Throwing Blocks Just make better pots Specifically dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in the craft of the potter's wheel for mixed ability groups of beginners, amateurs, undergraduates, teachers and professionals. Courses aim to provide a disciplined and creative environment… Read more
Slipware test tile 2017

Slipware Summer Schools

7 Slipware Summer SchoolTresabenn Studio, Cornwall A thorough and colourful seven day introduction to terra cotta pottery making combining throwing, slab-building, extruding and tile making with surface decoration using coloured clay slips. Students will look at the history and contemporary… Read more

Weekly Pottery Classes

Weekly Pottery Classes This is an unstructured class where students may throw on the wheel, or pursue any alternative making technique they wish. Tutorial help from Richard is available as and when required. Read more

Saturday Sessions

Saturday Sessions A one-day, six-hour session for: Enjoying a first experience with clay, an introduction to the potter's wheel, receiving a review of your existing skills or tackling a personal project. Read more