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Classes & Workshops

Here at Kingsgate Workshops, several of our studio holders use their spaces to provide classes, workshops and mentoring sessions. Here's what's on the schedule right now:


UPDATE! For those attending workshops and classes at Kingsgate Workshops over the upcoming weeks, we advise you to get in touch with the artist or maker directly to discuss arrangements. Schedules may have changed due to the current coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. 

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Alan’s Woodwork Classes



With Alan Johnson in Studio 6&8

Beginners to advanced students all welcome!

To book, contact


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Portrait Painting Workshops


10.30am - 5pm

An opportunity for painters with some experience to do a resolved piece of work, with a model in the same pose all day. Easels and drawing boards are available. 

To book, email


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Pottery Taster Sessions

Saturdays 1-3pm

With Freya Bramble Carter and Chris Bramble in Studio 18&19


The session takes you through the basics in throwing, paying close detail to technique. It is short and intense, you learn a lot quickly and is only a snippet of what throwing involves in our workshop. You'll start by wedging the clay, watch a quick demo and throw!

All materials and equipment included for beginners. Relaxed and intense all at the same time!




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Young People’s Pottery

Sunday mornings


All stages of completion of works is completed by the attendee, turning, glazing etc - Small classes, with up to 10 teens and 1/2 staff members



Throwing Lessons

1:1 or 2:1 sessions at a time to suit you

​With Josie Warshaw Ceramics in Studio 43.


Minimum 2 hours at £30 per hour  


2:1 at £45 per hour for 2 people, minimum 2 hours 


To book, contact Josie Warshaw:      


Instagram josiewarshawceramics  



Printmaking Beginners/


Sunday 23rd Feb, and Sunday 15th March


With Theresa Pateman in studio 33.

Come and try out basic printmaking techniques in a relaxed small class. Professional printmaker Theresa Pateman will welcome you to her print workshop space and take you through some printmaking processes. You will produce your own beautiful original prints by the end of the session!

This event will be suitable for complete beginners, and those with a little who require a bit of a reminder! 


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Sculpture and Thrown Forms



with Chris Bramble

Daytime ceramics studio access with guidance from Chris for slightly more experienced learners. 

Call for booking: 020 7419 7260



Pottery Wheel Throwing Taster Classes

Tuesdays - 6 pm to 8:30 pm

Thursdays - 6 pm to 8:30 pm

Saturdays - 10 am to 12:30 pm

With Ceramics Sculpture Studio in Studio 12

If you are looking to learn, improve and master your pottery wheel techniques you have come to the right place. This is a 2.5 hours pottery wheel throwing introduction, suitable for all beginners. Intermediate or more advanced levels who are looking to practice and develop their throwing skills are also welcomed to sign up.

Advance booking recommended.

Up to 5Kg of clay included. Glazing and firing are not included.


Book online at

Or call Cosmin at +44 (0) 741 450 1833


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Bowl Making & Decorating Workshop 

Various dates:

3.5 hour session

With Josie Warshaw Ceramics in Studio 43

Coiling and slip decorating in a relaxed atmosphere. Suitable for beginners or more advanced

For Forthcoming  Dates and more info click here

To book, contact Josie Warshaw:      


Instagram josiewarshawceramics  


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Handbuilding Sessions


Josie Warshaw

Thursdays 6.30-9.30pm

Handbuilding sessions for all levels of ability.


Small groups with tuition in a relaxed environment - follow your own area of interest with guidance when you need it.

Booking by email.

To book, contact Josie Warshaw:      


Instagram josiewarshawceramics  


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