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Rolling a Clay Slab

February 25, 2024

Learn how to use our wonderful new slab roller — a fantastic tool for creating clay slabs of different sizes, shapes, and textures

With the help of experienced ceramicist Peter Jones, you will discover how to prepare your clay, how to adjust the roller settings, how to cut and handle your slabs, and start thinking about how to use, decorate and finish your pottery pieces.

This class is suitable for beginners and advanced potters alike. You will learn new skills and techniques, and have fun with clay and other clay enthusiasts. Don’t miss this opportunity to explore the wonderful world of slab rolling, and start creating beautiful ceramic works. Sign up and get ready to roll!

Led by Peter Jones, a ceramic artist who has run his own studio for over 26 years. He has exhibited widely and is currently an associate artist for the British ceramics biennial, and consults and assist on many technical aspects of ceramics for artists and organisations. He was senior technician at Colchester Art school and regularly taught on the 3D Design and Craft Degree.

Makerspace members receive upto 50% off our classes. Membership includes 24/7 access to the space and all our equipment and starts from £10 a month. Visit www.makercampus.co.uk/membership

All refund requests must be emailed within 30 days of purchase. Review our full refund policy including guidance visit www.makercampus.co.uk/refunds-policy

Ever harboured dreams of making your own pots? Fantasised about playing with ink? Perhaps you just fancy learning a new skill? Or you want to rekindle a love you had for a past hobby or practice?

Colchester Makerspace at Trinity Works (just behind Patch, a new vegetarian plant-led café). We provide access to ceramics and printmaking equipment, such as pottery wheels, kilns, risograph, silkscreen presses. We also provide a wide-ranging and exciting programme of arts and crafts workshops, classes and events to get you started.

Plus, if you want to use the facility on a more regular basis, you can access this amazing space and its equipment 24/7, via a monthly membership , starting at just £10 per month.Intrigued?

Want to know more? Visit our website www.makercampus.co.uk


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Sun, February 25
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Trinity Works,24 Trinity Street,Colchester,CO1 1JN,GB