Throwing Experiences for One or Two
Where: Sunken Studio, Roundhay, Leeds
Duration: 3 hours
Here you will find our throwing on a potter’s wheel experiences. Our hand-building Pottery Experiences for individuals and groups can be found in Gift and Gather.
Learn how to make pots using a Potter’s Wheel. We’ll introduce you to the basics of throwing and guide you throughout the session – get started and keep going. You’ll practice throwing cylindrical pots and learn how to centre, open, collar, pull, shape, finish and wire off your finished work.
Throwing Experience for One
One-to-one tuition and practice time. At the end of the session you’ll be invited to select your best two pots and they’ll be fired and glazed ready for you to collect.
Throwing Experience for Two
You’ll each take a turn on the wheel. You’ll alternate between practicing how to throw and making pinch pots. At the end of the session you’ll each be invited to select your best four pots and they’ll be fired and glazed ready for you to collect.
This experience is available Wednesday-Sunday, 10:00-13:00, 14:00-17:00 or 18:00-21:00.
- Post production costs: firings and glazing service (where needed).
How to book
Contact Sunken Studio to check availability and to redeem your voucher.
Vouchers are valid for 12 months from the date of issue.
What you need to know
This experience is for adults (18+) only.
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.
Finished works, fired and glazed (where needed), will be available for collection from Sunken Studio 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.
Sunken Studio is housed in a period property with steep steps leading into the property, and down to the studio. Unfortunately there is no lift access.
We are close to www.roundhaypark.org.uk and easily accessible by car and public transport. To get here by public transport catch the number 2 or 12 and alight at Street Lane/Shaftsbury Avenue (W or SE bound). The studio is a 2 minute walk from Street Lane. There is ample on-street parking.
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. Cancellations and changes to agreed bookings incur charges.