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new! - HANDBUILT CERAMICS -Tues Eve - WS24

Forgan Arts Centre, 59 Kirk Road, Newport-on-Tay, Fife, DD6 8JB
16 years and over
new! - HANDBUILT CERAMICS -Tues Eve - WS24

Course dates

  • Tue, 9 Jan '24   7pm – 9pm GMT - done
  • Tue, 16 Jan '24   7pm – 9pm GMT - done
  • Tue, 23 Jan '24   7pm – 9pm GMT - done
  • Tue, 30 Jan '24   7pm – 9pm GMT - done
  • Tue, 6 Feb '24   7pm – 9pm GMT - done
  • Tue, 13 Feb '24   7pm – 9pm GMT - done



Judith Davies has a wealth of experience as a tutor and a maker. She is trained to postgrad level and exhibits her ceramic work throughout the UK, specialising in coiling and experimental methods of decoration.

The course will cover techniques of hand building, introducing methods and giving the opportunity to improve your work for more experienced makers. We will look at simple methods of decoration from impressing and carving into the clay to decorating with sgraffito technique.

Clay is available to buy at the Centre, or you can use recycled clay to practice with .

Additional Firing Charges Apply


If travelling by car, please park at Waterstone crook car park and make your way up to the centre. We have limited parking at the Centre which is reserved for blue badge holders and those with limited mobility only.

Please read the booking terms and conditions on the course page before making a booking.
By making a booking, you are agreeing to these terms.

Refunds - can be issued up to 2 weeks before classes begin, minus a £10 booking fee.
No refunds can be offered for non-attendance .
If a course is cancelled by the Centre due to unforeseen circumstances, you will be issued with a full /pro- rata refund.

Public Liability Disclaimer
Please be advised that the road leading up to the property is privately owned and maintained by another landowner, and that the streets surrounding the Centre are owned and maintained by Fife Council. When using these roads, you do so at your own risk. Forgan Arts Centre holds no responsibility for any damage, injury, or inconvenience incurred. The safety of visitors to Forgan Arts Centre is important to us, so please be careful on your travels by foot or transport.

Forgan Arts Centre is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) regulated by the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR), Charity number: SC008537
Tea and coffee is available at the Centre. If attending a day long course or workshop, please bring a packed lunch. We do not have a café.




Course ticket - for all 6 dates.
Cost of class at annual subscription rate= £86 Our annual subscription is £30 per and will give you a discount to apply against any classes taken within the year of purchase. If you would like to take out a subscription, please head back to the class schedule and purchase the subscription first. You will then be sent a confirmation email for the subscription booking with your code to redeem discount on your classes.

Wheel use only

Course ticket - for all 6 dates.
This ticket is for people proficient in wheel use that are looking to book wheel time only. This will NOT be tutored time on the wheel. There are only 4 wheel tickets, as you will be booking out a wheel for your own use for the sessions. You will still be able to glaze and fire your work as usual.


Forgan Arts Centre
59 Kirk Road

Free parking can be found at Waterstone Crook Car Park, a two minute walk from the centre. The limited parking spaces at Forgan Arts Centre is for disabled access only.


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