Pottery Workshop with Pit Kiln Building (2 workshops)

The Whitaker, Rossendale, BB4 6RE
Thu 1st August 2019 - Fri 2nd August 2019
An opportunity to hand build and decorate your own pots and then fire them in a kiln which you will help to build in the grounds of the museum. 
This workshop will run over two days and you should be available to come to both events, choose between 2 dates for workshop 1 and then return for workshop 2 . On the first afternoon you will learn about where clay comes from and then build and decorate your own pot which will then be dried for two weeks. On the second afternoon (workshop 2) you will wrap the pots in organic materials like leaves and fruit skins and then build and fire a pit kiln. 
This is a messy workshop which is suitable for supervised children aged 8-11 years.
Google map static shot of The Whitaker, Rossendale, BB4 6RE
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