Basic Pottery Course

What to Expect

During the course, you will learn all the pottery process in basic: hand-building techniques, how to use the potter’s wheel, glazing techniques, decoration techniques. Specially, you will have a chance to control the kiln for your pottery work fired.

Course details

Pick 8 lesson of 10 lesson bellow:

Obligatory Lesson:

  • Lesson 1: Hand building – Basic of wheel throwing techniques
  • Lesson 2: Surface decoration – Basic of glazing techniques
  • Lesson 3: Firing techniques (students will fire their own ceramics)

Optional Lesson:

  • Lesson 4: Hand building – Pinching pots
  • Lesson 5: Hand building – Coil building techniques
  • Lesson 6: Hand building – Slab techniques
  • Lesson 7: Surface decoration – Carving techniques, wire faceting techniques, embossing techniques.
  • Lesson 8: Surface decoration – Making color slips (mixed between ceramic pigments and clay)
  • Lesson 9: Mold making – Making and using plaster mold
  • Lesson 10: Banding wheel throwing

Ready to take a class?

  • Fee (per person): VND 1,680,000 (Tue to Fri), VND 2,020,000 (Sat and Sun)
  • Time: 8 Lessons x 2 hours
  • Firing: 2 finished products
  • Note: fee for extra firing length x width x height x 105
  • Valid: 8 weeks
  • Discount: 5% for 2nd long course, 10% for 3th long course