Details of courses and teaching sessions

In the Studio of Ceramic artist Elaine Bolt photographed by Alun Callender


Making with Porcelain

Try throwing with porcelain or hand-building with clay at my Brighton workshop.

Current available dates and lots of info about what’s involved can be seen at my online shop.

COST: from £75 for a half day one-to-one taster session or from £20 each per person per hour for a group of three to five people
LEVEL: Complete Beginners to Intermediate
AGE RESTRICTION: Over 18s
LOCATION: Atelier 51, Providence Place, Brighton BN1 4GE

Elaine Bolt throwing with porcelain (image by Alun Callender)


Ceramics with Found Objects and Mixed Media

23 June 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join me in my studio in Brighton to explore combining ceramics with found objects; looking at techniques with clay and other materials to form mixed media objects and assemblages. We will make use of found objects and household materials to develop inventive and expressive work.

Book through Make Makers events website

Cost: £99
Level: Suitable for all
AGE RESTRICTION: Over 18s
Location:  Atelier 51, Providence Place, Brighton BN1 4GE


Working with clay; make a spoon, plate and cup

10 November  10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Join me in my studio in Brighton to make a spoon, plate and cup in Stoneware clay or Porcelain. During the day you will learn simple hand-building techniques to form small functional pieces and add your own creative ideas as surface decoration.

Book through Make Makers events website

Cost: £99
Level: Suitable for all
AGE RESTRICTION: Over 18s
Location: Atelier 51, Providence Place, Brighton BN1 4GE


Make ceramic spoons – a taster day

14 November 2018 – one day course, West Dean College

Learn basic hand building techniques in clay including pinching, coiling and slab rolling, to design and create your own spoons.

Ref: S1D08330
Cost: £140
Level: Suitable for all
AGE RESTRICTION: Over 18s
Location:  West Dean College


Ceramics with Found Objects and Mixed Media

3rd – 7th March 2019 – Five day course, West Dean College

The course will investigate ways of combining these materials to create unique three dimensional mixed media collages and objects.

BOOK HERE: West Dean College
LEVEL: Suitable for all
AGE RESTRICTION: Over 18s
LOCATION: West Dean College

In the Studio of Ceramic artist Elaine Bolt photographed by Alun Callender


Images by Alun Callender and Yeshen Venema