Come and explore your creativity in clay, master the art of throwing on the potters wheel, glazing, the science of kiln firing under the watchful eye of the some of the best in the business.
Short courses providing education and support to all makers from complete beginners and children (7+) through to professional designer makers.
If you're looking for a quick burst of clay therapy look no further.
West Street Potters
Established 50 years ago WSP have maintained a strong reputation for their quality of teaching, helping develop students creative abilities through practical skills and an appreciation of the broader aspects of ceramics.
Their programme is open to anyone interested in ceramics, is term based with the option of daytime or evening classes. WSP fosters a strong community with demonstration days and social events.
Our shop supports the artists that work on site and reflects the wide range of personalities and styles we attract.
Ceramic art, ornaments, plates and crockery are all unique and personal - perfect as centre pieces, gifts or what we consider the everyday.
Shelf prices range from £10 - £100+. But if you are interested in anything particular please feel free to contact us to arrange commission based work.
The cafe is a melting pot of our community. It's home-from-home to locals and a great place for students and lecturers to come and socialise and prepare for the day ahead.
We encourage all to join our relaxed, no fuss, atmosphere. There is a full breakfast and lunch menu available.
join us Tuesday to Saturday 9am - 4pm