Ceramic classes for amateurs ,advanced and professionals - pottery-courses on the Cycladic Island of Tinos
Pottery-classes on the potters wheel duration: 1 week
The ceramic workshop 'Tinos Ceramics' is situated in a central and peaceful area on the Island of Tinos, just 2.5 miles north from the town of Tinos. The studio is near to the Medieval Road which connects the town to the Castle of Exombourgo, today used as a donkey and footpath. An excellent starting point for trekkers.
The studio was founded in 1982 as a base for the sculptress Margarita Delatola-Aicher who was later joined by Bernhard Aicher in 1986, an experienced ceramic teacher.
With Bernhard you can model, making pots on the potters wheel (4 electrical potter wheels are available), free development, basics of firing ceramic kilns.
Course can be adapted to personal desires concerning main emphasis and course time.
Independent of your choice we will teach you basics of clay-preparation, shrink and drying , glazing and firing.
According to our experiences we are offering 5 hours a day, Monday till Saturday, to give you opportunity for other activities as swimming, hiking etc. Timeline : May till September.
Course price in low season € 15 / hour, in high season (July and August) € 20 / hour without material and fireing costs.
Prepayment upon registration.
Course days and course times according to individual agreement, except Sundays and August 15th.