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One day pottery course

I attended a one day pottery course on my own. There were two other lovely women who also took... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
angelamcampbell
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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Great half-day at Bentham Pottery

Lee and Kathy were very welcoming and I had a great half-day with them. Lee is a brilliant teacher... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RunnerNick23
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I attended a one day pottery course on my own. There were two other lovely women who also took part. What a treat. Lee and his Mum Cathy were really good at explaining and teaching throwing. The photo shows my attempts. We then made a...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lee and Kathy were very welcoming and I had a great half-day with them. Lee is a brilliant teacher. He carefully explains and demonstrates every step but most of the time is spent hands-on at the wheel. In half a day I learnt how to...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed January 21, 2019

Did a half day beginners course and thought it was fantastic. Lee (and his lovely Mum) are gifted teachers, making it a thoroughly fun learning experience.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 5, 2019 via mobile

I went on this course with my mother. It was absolutely amazing, Lee was so helpful and guided us through every step and we managed to create some lovely pots. He is such a skilled potter and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and look forward to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 21, 2018 via mobile

We received this course as Christmas present and had a wonderful day! Lee and Kathy were so welcoming and accommodating, taught us all the basics and made a great cup of tea (of course served in their hand made mugs). We cannot recommend this course...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

Spent a lovely morning learning pottery with Lee and Kathy. Having never tried pottery before we were immediately put at ease as Lee began to teach the group. We all had plenty of time at the wheel and our clay began to take shape. We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I have just finished a weeks course at the pottery. Whilst we are not absolute beginners having attended a couple of courses elsewhere, Lee’s approach to teaching has been a revelation. Both Lee and his mother Cathy were very welcoming and set...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jay S
Reviewed September 22, 2018 via mobile

I booked an afternoon on the beginners throwing class which was affordable at £40. I learned so much in that time. Lee is an excellent teacher and really knows his stuff, he makes the session fun too so the time flew by! I got to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018

Thoroughly enjoyable morning learning the basic skills on how to be creative using a pottery wheel. Both Lee and Cathy made us very welcome they were understanding and professional teachers. Can’t believe we made 6-8 pots from never having thrown clay before in just a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

An original and fascinating birthday treat from my daughter. A warm welcome, lovely surroundings, and great fun learning pottery basics. Can't wait to go back and collect my pots! Many thanks to Lee and his Mum for a great experience.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Chloe E
February 1, 2019|
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Response from joan_morgan912 | Reviewed this property |
Worth checking on the pottery website, but I’m pretty sure that it mentions hen parties.
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Olivia L
October 16, 2018|
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Response from LeeCartledge | Property representative |
Sorry for the delayed response. We specialise in teaching people how to throw on a pottery wheel. I’ve not taught any handbuilding for quite a few years now.
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