Staff have the opportunity to extend their working knowledge of clay by getting involved in the workshops. However, some schools prefer to book a separate clay training session.

staff training and creative development led by ceramic artist jon williams

These informative and fun workshops can be undertaken in school or at Eastnor Pottery, nr Ledbury, Herefordshire – great for an away day or social evening!

You will learn:

  • An array of construction techniques easily transferable to the classroom. Including coil pots, slab work, tiles, pinch pot sculpture and the potter’s wheel!
  • How to use clay without a kiln and explore air-drying techniques
  • How to reclaim dry clay and condition the soft stuff!
  • How to set up exploratory opportunities
  • Health & Safety tips
  • Lots of techniques and handy hints

Prices available on request

How to book: For availability and bookings please contact Eastnor Pottery: tel: 01531 633886, or email:

examples of staff training workshops