(Photo from the day that Fran brought in crostata all the way from her mum's kitchen in Italy!) Every now and then, I stop, look around the studio and take in all that surrounds me. I see shelves laden with all the work of my students, the kiln (a champion workhorse!), the pottery wheels, the … Continue reading Our pottery community 🙂
Beginners’ Course: Introduction to Clay March 2019 · Saturday afternoons 12-3pm (x4 workshops) · 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd March 2019 · £150 per person - all materials and firing included. · Tutor: Kayley Holderness These workshops are designed to give an in-depth taster of a range of basic hand building and decorating … Continue reading Beginners’ Course: Intro to Clay 2019 – Spaces Available!
Private Throwing Tuition Learn the basics of throwing with Kayley Holderness in her studio at Islington Arts Factory. Want to go solo? 1:1 tuition is £35 per hour. Bringing a friend? 2:1 tuition is £55 per hour. Sessions must be a minimum of two hours. Contact Kayley directly at firstname.lastname@example.org to find a date that … Continue reading Throwing Tuition
Weekday Intermediate Workshops Monday evening 6.30pm-9pm, Tuesday evening 6.30pm-9pm, Thursday afternoon 1pm-3.30pm £25 per person with a fee of £2.50 per kg clay used to cover material fees and firing. Work will be weighed at the end of the session. Materials must be paid for with cash on the day. (1kg would make roughly three … Continue reading Weekday Intermediate Workshops
Congratulations to Keri, one of the lovely people who comes along to my tuesday evening clay workshops, on producing her first bottle shape! Having now learned the art of collaring she is unstoppable! This great piece came off the wheel without a hitch and I can't wait to see how she will glaze it. Just like Keri here, you … Continue reading A Bottle by Keri…
I had a great time on Tuesday last week, as I had the pleasure of spending the day with 5 adorable 9 year old girls and one of their mums, Ann. After helping Ann's daughter, Helen, to glaze a brilliant three-headed cat that she made during a workshop at the Victoria and Albert Museum a few months … Continue reading Super Clay Workshop in Fulham!
Another superb Tuesday evening session. Look at those happy makers! Join us for a relaxing workshop... 6.30-8.30pm every Tuesday evening at Islington Arts Factory.
I believe in the importance of sharing knowledge in order to guarantee the continuation of skills and preservation of crafts. I hope to play a small part in this by running weekly clay workshops for adults and children at Islington Arts Factory, London Children's workshops run during term time on Friday evenings from 4.15pm. For more information or to book your child onto … Continue reading Workshops in Islington for Adults and Children