Wisbech & Fenland Museum – Ornate Clay Lanterns

Ornate clay lanterns

Date: 11th May 2023 – 25th May 2023
Time: 11am to 12.30pm
Location: Wisbech & Fenland Museum

Creative short course: Ornate clay lanterns with Nicola Ashley from Clayful

Over three sessions you will be supported to create a slab built lantern, carved with a beautiful design of your choice inspired by the Museum’s collections, and decorated with coloured slips and sgraffito. No experience is necessary, and all tools and materials are supplied.
At the end of the course, your lantern will be fired and glazed in the Clayful studio before being returned to the Museum for collection.

Course dates and times:
Thursday 11 May 2023, 11am to 12.30pm
Thursday 18 May 2023, 11am to 12.30pm
Thursday 25 May 2023, 11am to 12.30pm
You will need to attend all three sessions to complete your lantern.

£45 per person; book online here.
This workshop is suitable for adults only.
No previous experience is necessary, and all tools and materials are provided.

Meet the tutor: Nicola Ashley is a professionally trained Ceramicist, who has been teaching and producing her own work for over 25 years. She is currently renovating a new studio in the Wisbech area, which will be open in the summer. You can view a sample of her work on Instagram.

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