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Ceramics Taster: Tile
15 September @ 19:00 - 20:30£30
Come and join us at Chirpy in Chapel Allerton for a leisurely evening making and designing a ceramic coaster or two. You’ll learn how to use press-moulds to make tiles & how to apply drawn, cutout, carved and impressed designs. We’ve lots of colours to choose from. We now need lots of ideas on how best to use them.
Tiles (aka coasters) are approx. 100mm in diameter.
Following the workshop your work will be transported back to Sunken Studio and fired twice. Finished works, fired and glazed, will be available for collection from Chirpy within 28 days after the session. If you are unable to collect we can arrange for your work to be delivered for £10 per address.
- Post production costs: firings and glazing service.
- Packaging. Postage is not included.
- Booking fees.
This session is an adaptation of our Ceramics Taster: TRAIL. For more information about TRAIL and all of our pottery making workshops visit our Tasters, Courses and Events pages or download our menu Ceramics Tasters 2017: Dig in.
About Sunken Studio
Sunken Studio is a professional ceramics studio based in Roundhay, Leeds. Our aim is to host specialist, attentive and satisfying maker-led workshops that cover a range of techniques and processes. We specialise in handbuilt ceramics and custom-make most of our tools. All product development is designed and produced in-house.
We invite up to four people to join workshops at the studio. Most of our workshops are hosted at our ceramics studio in Roundhay but we also work with partner venues to accommodate larger groups.
Are you planning a party in the near future? We also host private Pottery Experiences with Chirpy.
Sunken Studio’s pottery experiences make wonderful gifts and alternative social activities – celebrate, relax, recharge or just try something new.
We host events for groups of eight at Mauds House in Skipton and parties of ten, eleven and twelve at Chirpy. See our Gift and Gather pages for further information.
Chirpy is an independent lifestyle and design store in North Leeds, stocking a unique range of homewares and accessories. Chirpy host a range of craft workshops and creative parties led by local designers and makers. Take a look at Chirpy’s Workshops page for details.
What you need to know
This experience is for adults (18+) only.
Finished works, fired and glazed (where needed), will be available for collection from Chirpy within 28 days after the session. If you are unable to collect we can arrange for your work to be delivered for £10 per address.
It’s standard workshop practice to wear flat, sturdy shoes with covered toes. Please protect your feet.
Rings and long fingernails can be problematic when working with clay – please consider this when booking.
Chirpy is housed in a period property with steep steps leading into the property, and to the workshop space. Unfortunately there is no lift access. If you have any concerns about specific access requirements please contact Sunken Studio or Chirpy.
Chirpy is based in Chapel Allerton, Leeds. It is easily accessible by car and public transport. There is ample on-street parking on Harrogate Road.
If you have any concerns about specific access requirements please contact Sunken Studio.
Terms and Conditions
Please review our full Terms and Conditions before you book. Late cancellation and changes to agreed bookings incur charges.