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Tuesday 05 Mar 2024


19:00 - 22:00 Børnehaven 3. sal 1100 kr.

Spend five Tuesdays making your own ceramic tableware: a teapot or coffee pot, some cups with saucers, as well as a milk jug and a sugar bowl. You get to decide how it should look.

Our ceramicist will teach you modeling techniques, and you can take your time to explore the materials, shape, decorate, and add color. When the course is finished, your tableware will be fired and glazed, so you can take it home for tea parties in your own living room.

You will use techniques such as pinching, coil building, and slab building. Once you finish shaping, you can paint patterns on the clay with underglaze.



Week 1 (13/2): Coiling technique
We will create cups and saucers using coil building.

Week 2 (20/2): Slab Building
We will make a teapot or coffee pot with a lid and spout using slab building.

Week 3 (27/2): Decoration
We will decorate our pieces using underglaze in various colors.

Week 4 (5/3): Create freely
Time to create freely.

Week 5 (12/3): Glazing
We will try our hand at adding color to our clay creations with glaze.



Price: 1100 DKK

The course runs over 5 Tuesdays and lasts for 3 hours each time. The price includes teaching, 3 kg of clay (with the option to purchase more clay), glaze, and firings. Everyone is welcome, regardless of ceramic experience.

The ceramic workshop is located on the 3rd floor of Folkehuset Absalon. There is no elevator. Please wear clothes that can you don’t mind gets dirty. Our ceramicist will guide you and give you advice, but we can’t guarantee that all clay creations will survive the journey in the kiln.

NOTE: Remember to double-check the dates before purchasing a ticket; there are courses on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays! Tickets cannot be refunded or exchanged for another date.

If you have any questions, please write to us at


We look forward to seeing you!

Vi glæder os til at se dig!