Hands-on Activities at Bendigo Pottery

Bendigo Pottery offers a wide range of fun and unique experiences. From clay play, to wheel throwing lessons, get hands-on with pottery!

Decorating Workshops

Weekdays in Victorian school holidays

Choose a plate, mug or bowl and paint it with your own design. Out artist will guide you on using the various brushes and sponges to execute your design onto our bisque fired plates. After the workshop we will put a glaze glaze over your design and fire the pieces ready for everyday use. Collection in about 2 weeks or you can arrange postage home at cost. We allow an hour for each session. Maximum 12 per class. Masks required for over 8 years old.

The next workshops will be in the Easter holidays, weekdays only

Times: 11.00 am, 1.00pm and 2.30pm.

Dates : Monday 11 April - Friday 15 April, and Monday 18 April - Friday 22nd April, 2022

$30 per person, no age restrictions. BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL - phone 03 5448 4404. 

Clay Play

Pick up a clay kit at the counter for some hands on sculptural fun at Bendigo Pottery, with tools and aprons available. $5 each. Or purchase a clay kit or  a family block ($14.35) and some tools ($20/pack) for some FUN AT HOME. No booking required for this activity

These make a great birthday gift too.

Wheel Throwing Lessons

Make a pot on the wheel under the guidance of one of our skilled potters. In a half hour lesson the potter will show you how to make an upright and an open piece. All pots you make are yours to take home or we can  glaze and fire any of them at $10 per piece. Collection in about 2 weeks or we can ship home at cost when ready. $30 per half hour experience.  MASKS must be worn by participants. Max 4 at one time

Next available classes will be in Easter holidays on the following dates:

Monday 11 April - Thursday 15 April and Tuesday 19 April - Friday 22 April, 2022. ( Sorry no weekends nor public holidays at present)

Times each day : 10am, 11am, 12 pm, 1.30pm,2.30pm, 3.30pm

$30 per person, MINIMUM AGE 6 years. BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL - phone 03 5448 4404. 

Last Updated
Thu, Jun 24, 21

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