A ceramic painting workshop where your inner artist is nurtured and supported as you learn more about different glazing techniques.

Create a ceramic piece to be proud of. We have a range of beautiful ceramic bisqueware to choose from including Christmas decorations too. Make the perfect present for a loved one or yourself!

Workshop duration: Each session is 2hr 45 minutes. Two sessions are available on this day:

  • 10.00am – 12.45pm 
  • 1.15pm – 4.00pm

Please arrive 15 - 20 minutes prior to your booked session to allow time for entry into Wheal Martyn and to walk to the Learning Space.

Equipment & materials: Glazes and equipment included and earthenware bisque provided at additional cost. You may wish to bring along an apron.

You will produce: A uniquely piece that will be food safe and dishwasher safe. It will be clear glazed and fired in our kiln. 

Collection/delivery: Your item will usually be ready within two to three weeks although we will endeavour to have it ready before Christmas, even where the timescales are shorter.  You can either collect your item from Wheal Martyn or we can post it to you.  If you would like it posted please select this option when you book below.

Combine with a visit: If you are not an annual pass holder but would like to combine your workshop with a visit to the museum you can purchase a reduced price admission ticket at the point of booking below.  This ticket also entitles you to 12 months readmission.

Level: All abilities. We strongly believe everyone is artistic. Age 12+ 

Further details: Pre-booking essential below.

Price: £12.00 per session, to include glazes and tuition.  The ceramic you paint on is an additional charge, paid for on the day.  The charge range from £6.50 to £49.00 per item depending on what you choose to decorate.

Contact: Penny Bulkeley – [email protected] 

Location: Learning Space

Book a place

Ticket Quantity Price

Creative ceramic 8 December (10.00am -12.45pm)

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Creative ceramic 8 December (1.15pm -4.00pm)

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Postage and packaging

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Reduced museum admission

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Reduced museum admission (5-15 years)

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