6 week block of Classes

6 classes £210-Hand building, decorating, glazing and wheel tasters, incl. clay, materials and firing.

Book your place in a group course by contacting Carole through the web site, by email or phone. Everything you need to get started is provided and the Hitchin studio is fully equipped with all the tools and materials you require. You will learn methods of hand building in clay, decorating techniques and glazing. There will also be an opportunity to have a taster evening on the pottery wheel. Very friendly classes with thorough tuition. Please email Carole for information.

Gift Vouchers

Why not give that special person a unique gift? Gift vouchers are available; they can be exchanged for classes or one of Carole's ceramic works of art.


Why not organise a special session at Clay with Carole. In your 3 hour session you will make, decorate and paint your pot or dish and Carole will glaze and fire it for you to collect later. You can gather together a group of friends and organize a party for birthday or celebration of any kind, or a work team building session.

Pottery Wheel Sessions, Family Activity Sessions, Children's Parties, Hen Parties, Team Building Sessions. Contact Carole for a bespoke plan and quote

Clay with Carole Classes

Carole runs classes in an informal, friendly manner, teaching individually or in small groups as students’ work and skills progress.

A range of different ceramic, sculptural and decorative techniques are demonstrated and explained and technical information is provided as needed.

Hand Building

The Hitchin studio specialises in teaching hand building, decorating with colour and texture, combined with various firing methods in an electric kiln to create unique and individual pieces of art.

Pottery Wheel Throwing

Throwing on the wheel for beginners: Pre-booked private or group sessions Weekdays and Saturdays

Individuals:  1:1 £75 for a 2 hour private tutored session

2 Friends/Couples Ghost sessions: Private 2.5 hr tutored session 2 wheels provided £60 per person

Group session : 3 to 4 people each with your own wheel, group 2.5 hr tutored session  £50 per person

All Including clay, materials and firing. Dress code informal


Clay with Carole’s fully equipped garden teaching studio has a multi media facility, with access to the web, a wide range of resources and information on the work of artists and professional ceramists  available, all of which are designed to inspire the students to create their own, unique ceramic vessels and sculptures. Hand Building and Wheel Throwing.

Wheel and Party Sessions Weekdays and Saturdays

Evening Hand Building in Clay Classes and Wheel

Tuesday and Thursday
7pm – 9.15pm eve class 7.pm – 9.15pm eve class

These class times are a guide only – please email info@claywithcarole.co.uk or phone Carole 07770979889 for information about current and future dates.

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