Toadstool Ceramics Workshop

Make a Quirky ceramic toadstool for your home or garden

Marika du Plessis Art & Ceramics
Marika du Plessis Art & Ceramics
5.0 (15)
Instagram followers2k

3 hours Class size 1 to 11     label £60 - £75 (price varies across dates)

At this delightful workshop, you will learn how to create charming toadstools featuring delicate birds perched on top. You can choose to make a set of three garden mushrooms, a jewelry holder, or an incense holder, all with a whimsical "terrific toadstool" theme.
Don't worry if you're a beginner or feeling unsure about your creativity - this workshop is perfect for both adults and children aged 8 and above. With a maximum of 10 students per class, you'll receive plenty of support and guidance in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
  • The workshop includes a 3-hour lesson with various construction and decorating techniques using durable stoneware clay and coloured slips.
  • Experiment with texturising materials, tools, stamps, and templates to create your unique pieces that will be protected and refined with a clear glaze.
  • Your art will be fired twice to high temperatures, ensuring durability.
  • After completion, collect your masterpiece three to four weeks later or arrange postage for an additional fee.
Imagine the sense of accomplishment and pride when unwrapping your beautifully packaged creation. Join us for a fun and creative experience where you can explore your artistic side and take home a one-of-a-kind piece of art.
Knowledge required
Beginner-friendly and no prior knowledge is required.
What you'll get
  • Coffee, tea, water, and biscuits throughout the workshop
  • Stoneware clay, all decorating materials, and a wide variety of tools to create details and mark-making
  • An apron to wear
  • A peaceful atmosphere to relax and unwind
  • Meeting like-minded, friendly and creative students
What to bring
  • Wear comfortable clothing that could get dusty.
  • It is best to have short nails and to remove any rings.
Suitable for

This class is great for individuals and couples as well as for a team building activity, birthday or hen do.

Suitable for adults, and kids (minimum 8 years old).

An adult must accompany any attending kids, and must pay for a separate ticket.

This would also be a nice gift for her, gift for mum, anniversary gift, Father's Day gift or birthday gift.


The location varies by date (select a date to see this). You'll get the specific address after booking.

Toadstool Ceramics Workshop location
More about this class

This class is new, and this teacher has 15 reviews for their other experiences - which you can see here.

This class is also covered by ClassBento's money-back guarantee.

Your teacher
Marika du Plessis Art & Ceramics
Marika du Plessis Art & Ceramics

5.0 (15)
Instagram followers2k

Hi, I'm Marika
a self-taught Ceramic artist who lives in the picturesque county of Northamptonshire. I absolutely love teaching hand-building ceramic techniques to beginners and more advances students. I spend many years as a full time Art teacher in Secondary schools and I love spending time and helping others to make something beautiful. My classes are easy to follow, relaxing, fun and confidence-building. Once you start working with clay, you can't stop :)

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