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Katherine Fortnum Ceramics

Open today: 9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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Just as wonderful the second time around!

Loved it so much the first time, I came back and did it again! This time I bought three friends... read more

Reviewed March 6, 2019
RaineP04
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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We had a 3 hour private workshop as a gift. Katherine offered us ideas before arriving then on the... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2019
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I run fun Ceramics Workshops for adults & children. Ceramics workshops are great for anyone looking to learn a new skill whilst creating something beautiful and unique in a friendly environment. Whether there's a specific item you wish to make or...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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15 Knoll Street, Market Harborough LE16 9QR, England
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Reviewed March 6, 2019

Loved it so much the first time, I came back and did it again! This time I bought three friends with me and we made Christmas Robins. Every bit as fantastic as the first time, Katherine's knowledge is never ending. I am now the proud...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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kfortnum, Owner at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, responded to this reviewResponded March 7, 2019

Hi Lauraine, Thank you so much for the lovely review on behalf of yourself and the ladies. I'm so pleased you all enjoyed the workshop, the ladies didn't have much faith in their ability but look at their fabulous robins! Thank you for such wonderful...More

Reviewed March 4, 2019

We had a 3 hour private workshop as a gift. Katherine offered us ideas before arriving then on the day she explained everything clearly and helped us to make our thoughts come alive in ceramics. Katherine is knowledgeable and helpful, she gave us a wonderful...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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kfortnum, Owner at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, responded to this reviewResponded March 6, 2019

Hi Jackie, Thank you so much for the lovely review. I'm happy you and Laura enjoyed your personalised experience together, you both did a fab job with all the hangings, I demonstrated t o you both the same thing and look how your creativeness swayed...More

Reviewed December 11, 2018

Had a really enjoyable morning at Katherine's workshop making lots of stars, trees and gingerbread men to make into a Christmas Garland. Lovely workshop and Katherine was very friendly and helpful, giving lots of suggestions and tips about what we could do, and keeping us...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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kfortnum, Owner at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, responded to this reviewResponded December 12, 2018

Hi Susannah, Thank you so much for the lovely review. Such wonderful comments and I'm so pleased the help and suggestions helped you with your creations, the fact you learnt a lot and had a great time means everything to me! You did a fab...More

Reviewed December 9, 2018

I attended Katherine’s 8 week evening course. I have learnt so much over the 8 weeks. I really enjoyed every week and looked forward to learning a new technique each week. I would recommend this to anyone who wants to have a go at something...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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kfortnum, Owner at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Hi Charlotte, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave me a lovely review. It means everything to me that you enjoyed the course and that you learnt something new to add to your list of ceramics skills. You did such a great job...More

Reviewed December 7, 2018

I was lucky to win this workshop as part of a giveaway. Katherine was very helpful and it was a great opportunity to try a technique I have not done before. It's great to have another location where people can access pottery and try different...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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kfortnum, Owner at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, responded to this reviewResponded December 10, 2018

Hi Beverley, Thanks so much for the review. I’m glad you had a lovely time, you did a fab job with your pink floral sgraffito bowl. Merry Christmas! Kind Regards, Katherine :)

Reviewed November 5, 2018

I wanted to do something completely different for a friends special birthday.... and this was definitely it! I totally enjoyed the whole experience and still can't believe that I had some creativity within me, something I never knew I had. Katherine is lovely, the workshop...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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kfortnum, Owner at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, responded to this reviewResponded November 7, 2018

Hi Lauraine, Thank you very much for the wonderful review. Hearing wonderful praise like that makes my job all worthwhile, not only do I love teaching, the fact you learnt so much and had a great time means everything to me! You did a fab...More

Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

I did a weeks work experience with Katherine just before starting back at University for my third year, studying Ceramics. Katherine helped me so much, answered all my questions thoroughly and honestly, and also imparted lots of her wisdom. Katherine’s studio is lovely and very...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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kfortnum, Owner at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Hi Ellie, I'm so pleased you enjoyed the work experience with me at my studio. You were a great help and I'm glad you had a chance to experience everything you wished. Also the lovely comment on my studio made me smile. Thank you :)...More

Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

I visited Katherine for a 1 on 1 for 8 weeks during my summer holiday to improve my building skills and also to generally develop and learn new techniques. Over the 8 weeks my skills have improved each week and now I am a lot...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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kfortnum, Owner at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

Hi Charlotte, Thank you very much for the lovely review. I'm so pleased you've enjoyed your personalised 8 week course. you have been a fab student, full of enthusiasm and always a thirst for knowledge. It has been a pleasure to teach you! Thank you...More

Reviewed June 25, 2018

My Grandfather Vic, attended a 1:1 class and loved the friendly, professional input he had from KatherineMore

Date of experience: November 2017
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kfortnum, Owner at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Hi Rebecca, Thank you very much for the lovely review. I'm so pleased Victor enjoyed the personalised workshop. Each time he comes I can see his skills developing and his body of ceramics knowledge expanding, he's always a pleasure to teach! Thank you :) Kind...More

Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

Had a great time at the workshop. Katherine was very helpful and on hand to answer any questions. Highly recommend.More

Date of experience: June 2018
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kfortnum, Owner at Katherine Fortnum Ceramics, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

Hi, Thank you very much for the lovely review. I'm so pleased you enjoyed the fabulous creation bowl group workshop, you did a wonderful job, I have to comment, very creative, lovely design. I'll drop you an email when its ready to collect. Knowing my...More

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