There are endless benefits to getting your hands dirty and taking a pottery class. Expanding your creative horizons, meeting your fellow potters or simply adding another amazing hobby to your growing repertoire. Whatever the reason, there’s no better place than the creative streets of Cape Town.
Here are a few studios that provide pottery classes for all levels:
CK-Ramics Pottery Studio
People of all ages are invited to CK-Ramics Pottery Studio. Based in the Northern Suburbs, this studio offers pottery classes to willing students – both young and old. There’s even a kiddies class on Fridays. Booking is essential, as classes are limited to only eight people, with weekly classes available to choose from.
- Contact: Book with Linda at 073 5099 209
Ceramics on 6
This Milnerton-based studio may be small, but it packs a punch. It’s run by artist Anne-Marie Rosenstein and has been running for nearly four years with students attending from all over the Mother City. Classes are available from Tuesday to Thursday with drop-ins welcome!
Contact: [email protected] | (0)761149721
Located in Woodstock, this stunning studio is the perfect place to get centred and let all your worries go as your creativity flows. Hosted by a range of incredible teachers all ready to share their love of clay with you, the studio offers a range of classes, including foundation and regular classes (perfect for established makers).
Contact: [email protected] | whatsapp: 073 414 7777
If you’ve worked with clay before then Clay Atelier is a comfortable space to call home for a few hours a week. Located in Gardens, it offers a space for experienced makers looking to further their journey. Make sure you keep an eye out on their website, as they occasionally offer classes for beginners too.
Contact: 067 282 1517
The Potters Place
The Potters Place is a slice of heaven located in Somerset West. It offers various classes for all ages and levels with all materials and firings provided. Classes are available from Wednesday to Friday with morning and afternoon classes available.
Contact: 082 573 4645