The Ceramics Workshop at Carliol House, is run by NewBridge members. The on-site kilns can fire stoneware and earthenware clay, which can be bought in the workshop (£20 a bag), or you can bring your own. There’s also a selection of glazes, which can be used after bisque firing your ceramics.
Workshop facilities include:
• 2 wheels
• 2 kilns
• Extruder for making coils with 5 different shaped dies
• Modelling and cutting tools
• Dust masks
• Hand building wheels
• Cloths and rolling guides
• Variety of hand tools
All initial bookings will include a health & safety briefing, introduction to equipment, and supervised support. There’s a maximum of 5 people in the workshop space at one time.
Option 2 – Use of the workshop equipment, excluding materials and firing – £15
Option 3 – Already made your own ceramics elsewhere? Prices for firing only:
Bisque firing: 1/4 of a kiln is £3, 1/2 a kiln is £5, full kiln is £8
Bisque and glaze: 1/4 of a kiln is £9, 1/2 a kiln is £12, full kiln is £16
There is a minimum of 14 day turn around from raw clay to fired piece.
Monday, Tuesday & Thursday 11-4pm
Other days and times are available upon request.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to book, or for more information.