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Pottery for All

This course is designed for anyone with an interest in pottery, whatever their level of experience. You will be introduced to some basic clay formation techniques and some decorative techniques including an introduction to earthenware and stoneware glazes. You will also learn how to make your ideas come to life using a variety of techniques including pinching, coiling and using plaster moulds. Please note that learning to use a pottery wheel is not included as part of this course. All materials are supplied and a £10 charge is included in the course fee to cover the cost of clay, glazing and firing.

You will create your own projects depending on your level of experience.

For more information please contact Paignton Adult & Community Learning on 01803 540770 or email [email protected]

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Course fees
Code Location Dates Day Times Weeks 19-23 Fee 19+ Fee  
AL9D621PDN Paignton Campus 30/04/2019 - 09/07/2019 TUE 19:00:00:0 - 21:00:00:0 10 £89.50
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AL9D651PDN Paignton Campus 01/05/2019 - 10/07/2019 WED 19:00:00:0 - 21:00:00:0 10 £89.50
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AL9D621PDN Paignton Campus 14/01/2020 - 24/03/2020 TUE 19:00:00:0 - 21:00:00:0 10 £92.50
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FC Courses marked are full cost with no reductions available.
T2 Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 2 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.
T3 Courses marked may entitle you to free tuition fees if you are enrolling on your first full Level 3 qualification and are 19 to 23 years olds.
19+ Courses marked may entitle you to an Advanced Learning Loan to help fund your studies, available for learners aged 19 or over.

Studying an Adult Community Learning course allowed me to learn new skills from experienced tutors and develop my hobby further. I really enjoyed every part of it.Stephen Wilks-Brown

Adult and Community Learning – Paignton

This course is available at our Paignton Campus. We provide a vast range of Adult and Community Learning courses that enable you to try something new and recreational. 

Opening Times
Term time
Monday – Thursday
09:30 – 16:30 and 18:15 – 20:30

09:30 – 16:30

Vantage Point,
Long Road,

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