Pottery courses

All Term 3 pottery courses are SOLD OUT; please contact our office to join the waiting list.


Learn pottery techniques at our Thornbury Arts Hub, with a 280-litre-capacity kiln. Learn the fundamentals of hand building with clay, or continue to develop your skills and work on your own projects at your own pace. 

Monday evenings

  • Start date: to be advised
  • Time: Mondays, 7-9pm
  • Location: to be advised
  • Sessions: 8
  • Cost: $200
  • TO ENROL: phone 03 9484 5806 during opening hours or email connect@bridgedarebin.org.au

Tuesday afternoons

  • Start date: to be advised
  • Time: Tuesdays, 1-3pm
  • Location: to be advised
  • Sessions: 8
  • Cost: $200
  • TO ENROL: phone 03 9484 5806 during opening hours or email connect@bridgedarebin.org.au

Tuesday evenings

  • Start date: to be advised
  • Time: Tuesdays, 7-9pm
  • Location: to be advised
  • Sessions: 8
  • Cost: $200
  • TO ENROL: phone 03 9484 5806 during opening hours or email connect@bridgedarebin.org.au

Wednesday evenings

  • Start date: to be advised
  • Time: Wednesdays, 7-9pm
  • Location: to be advised
  • Sessions: 8
  • Cost: $200
  • TO ENROL: phone 03 9484 5806 during opening hours or email connect@bridgedarebin.org.au

Thursday afternoons

  • Start date: to be advised
  • Time: Thursdays, 1.30-3.30pm
  • Location: to be advised
  • Sessions: 8
  • Cost: $200
  • TO ENROL: phone 03 9484 5806 during opening hours or email connect@bridgedarebin.org.au

Thursday evenings

  • Start date: to be advised
  • Time: Thursdays, 7-9pm
  • Location: to be advised
  • Sessions: 8
  • Cost: $200
  • TO ENROL: phone 03 9484 5806 during opening hours or email connect@bridgedarebin.org.au

Friday mornings

  • Start date: to be advised
  • Time: Fridays, 10am-12pm
  • Location: to be advised
  • Sessions: 8
  • Cost: $200
  • TO ENROL: phone 03 9484 5806 during opening hours or email connect@bridgedarebin.org.au

Saturday mornings

  • Start date: to be advised
  • Time: Saturdays, 10am-12pm
  • Location: to be advised
  • Sessions: 8
  • Cost: $200
  • TO ENROL: phone 03 9484 5806 during opening hours or email connect@bridgedarebin.org.au

Saturday afternoons

  • Start date: to be advised
  • Time: Saturdays, 2-4pm
  • Location: to be advised
  • Sessions: 8
  • Cost: $200
  • TO ENROL: phone 03 9484 5806 during opening hours or email connect@bridgedarebin.org.au

Pottery Saturday Afternoon

Thornbury
25/07/20 – 12/09/20
Whether you're an absolute beginner or more advanced, work on your own projects at your own pace with the assistance of our expert tutors. Materials and firing charges included.

Remaining places: Low

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Pottery Saturday Morning

Thornbury
25/07/20 – 12/09/20
Whether you're an absolute beginner or more advanced, work on your own projects at your own pace with the assistance of our expert tutors. Materials and firing charges included.

Remaining places: Sold Out

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Mixed Media Arts

Thornbury
26/08/20 – 14/10/20
Explore your creativity in a range of artistic media and subject matter. Photo by Nate Bell on Unsplash

Remaining places: Available

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Pottery Thursday Afternoon

Thornbury
23/07/20 – 10/09/20
Whether you're an absolute beginner or more advanced, work on your own projects at your own pace with the assistance of our expert tutors. Materials and firing charges included.

Remaining places: Sold Out

Book Now

Pottery Thursday Evening

Thornbury
23/07/20 – 10/09/20
Whether you're an absolute beginner or more advanced, work on your own projects at your own pace with the assistance of our expert tutors. Materials and firing charges included.

Remaining places: Sold Out

Book Now

Pottery Friday Morning

Thornbury
24/07/20 – 11/09/20
Whether you're an absolute beginner or more advanced, work on your own projects at your own pace with the assistance of our expert tutors. Materials and firing charges included.

Remaining places: Sold Out

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Creative Writing

Thornbury
26/08/20 – 30/09/20
Award winning author Ingrid Laguna will provide inspiring writing activities and learning tasks, as well as support and guidance, to those who are interested in developing their writing skills. Examine the essential aspects of the writing craft, from creating characters that are alive on the page, to narrative tension, plotting structure, dialogue, setting, the editing process, and what makes a good writer. Photo by MILKOVÍ on Unsplash

Remaining places: Available

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Pottery Monday Evening

Thornbury
24/08/20 – 12/10/20
Whether you're an absolute beginner or more advanced, work on your own projects at your own pace with the assistance of our expert tutors. Materials and firing charges included.

Remaining places: Sold Out

Book Now

Pottery Tuesday Afternoon

Thornbury
25/08/20 – 13/10/20
Whether you're an absolute beginner or more advanced, work on your own projects at your own pace with the assistance of our expert tutors. Materials and firing charges included.

Remaining places: Sold Out

Book Now

Pottery Tuesday Evening

Thornbury
25/08/20 – 13/10/20
Whether you're an absolute beginner or more advanced, work on your own projects at your own pace with the assistance of our expert tutors. Materials and firing charges included.

Remaining places: Sold Out

Book Now

Pottery Wednesday Evening

Thornbury
26/08/20 – 14/10/20
Whether you're an absolute beginner or more advanced, work on your own projects at your own pace with the assistance of our expert tutors. Materials and firing charges included.

Remaining places: Sold Out

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Studio Arts

Thornbury
27/8/20 – 15/10/20
Explore your creativity in a range of artistic media and subject matter.

Remaining places: Selling Fast

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Terms & conditions

  • COVID-19 policies & procedures

    In line with government recommendations, we have made some changes for Term 3, including social distancing, reduced class numbers and some courses being conducted online. Prior to course commencement, enrolled students will be informed of any relevant requirements or procedural updates by email.

  • How to enrol

    Students can download an enrolment form online or complete an enrolment form at our offices. We require payment and completed enrolment details to secure your place in a course.

  • Payment details

    Credit card and EFTPOS are our preferred payment methods at this time, and we accept payments by bank transfer and cash. We also accept weekly direct debits (external transaction fees apply).

    • Direct deposit details:
    • Bank: Bendigo Bank
    • Account name: Preston Neighbourhood House
    • BSB: 633-000
    • Account number: 1285 76022
    • Reference area: Your surname, course name and time
  • Course materials

    We will advise students prior to course commencement if there are course material fees to be paid. This is a separate payment, in addition to the course fee, unless otherwise stated (materials are included in all Arts Hub courses).

  • Refunds

    There are no refunds for Term 3 courses or missed sessions. In situations of financial hardship or exceptional circumstances, students can apply to Operations Manager Catriona Herz at opsmanager@bridgedarebin.org.au

  • Cancellations

    Course commencement is subject to sufficient enrolments – minimum and maximum class sizes apply to all courses. In the event of a course cancellation all fees will be refunded in full by direct payment to your nominated bank account. Our fees policy can be provided on request.

  • Child care

    Bridge Darebin provides occasional childcare services in Preston and Thornbury. On-site child care is available to support parents/grandparents studying at Bridge Darebin. We are registered for the Child Care Subsidy; up to 85% of childcare fees may be claimed by eligible families. Visit education.gov.au/ChildCarePackage to confirm your eligibility.

  • Public & school holidays

    We are closed on public holidays. Some courses may operate during school holidays; your tutor will advise if this is the case.