Jane Kelly’s Pottery Winter & Summer Schools -now in their 12th year

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Jane Kelly’s Penicuik Pottery

Winter & Summer Schools

Five day and three day courses

Day tuition for one or two people

Penicuik Pottery, Valleyfield House

 

February three day school: Join a group of up to 8 enthusiastic potters in Penicuik. Beginners welcome.

Cost Ł100 includes teaching, workshop, materials and light refreshments. Extra firings at cost.

Penicuik Pottery, is convenient for frequent buses to Edinburgh.

Contact Jane Kelly penicuikpottery@gmail.com  01968 677854 for further information

Valleyfield House, 17 High Street, Penicuik EH26 8HS

 

August five-day school: 10am to 3pm each day

 Join a small group of enthusiastic potters for a week.

 

September 3-day Pottery School: 10am to 3pm each day

 

 Lots of pictures of previous schools here.

 

Jane Kelly trained at Wimbledon, Norwich and Medway Schools of Art.  With a diploma in ceramics she has long experience as a working studio potter, as an adult pottery teacher at Edinburgh’s Cannonball House & South Bridge, as Scottish Potters Association exhibitions organiser, and lending a hand in many community groups.  Much valued and enjoyed, her Pottery Summer Schools are normally taken up well in advance.

 Jane currently chairs the Scottish Potters Association.

 

Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

 August (5 day) & September (3 day) 2011 leaflet download

Five and three day courses for 2013 follow the same pattern

17 High Street, Penicuik EH26 8HS

tel: 01968 677854   www.pottery.kosmoid.net

email: penicuikpottery@gmail.com

 

Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

Penicuik Pottery at Valleyfield House is well-equipped.

There are several electric wheels, a kick wheel, a vertical pug mill, a gas kiln, an electric kiln, and an efficient and portable Raku kiln.

The clays used are grey stoneware for reduction or oxidised ware, red earthenware for slipware, white earthenware, porcelain and raku.

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 Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

The course includes demonstrations and individual help

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The 5 day course may include

Monday

Wheel throwing

Press moulding and hand building techniques

Tuesday

More throwing

Turning

Making handles

Building for Raku

Wednesday

Slip decoration

Trying porcelain

Finishing pots

Thursday

Introducing glazes

Using recipes

Mixing and applying glazes

The range of glaze ingredients

Friday

Raku firing or smoke firing

Some pieces will be finished, others ready to glaze for collection or delivery later.

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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 Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

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Jane Kelly’s Pottery Summer Schools

Penicuik Pottery, Valleyfield House

17 High Street, Penicuik EH26 8HS

tel: 01968 677854   www.pottery.kosmoid.net

email: penicuikpottery@gmail.com

 

 

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