Ceramic Otter Workshop

In collaboration with the National Trust, Sculpt & decorate your very own pair of sweet otters!

  • Child £15, Adult £25
  • Winchester City Mill, Bridge Street, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 9BH

What's Included

25th October ~ 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM Book via the National Trust Website ~ https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/events/76241f49-4789-45c7-856f-854e007cb298/pages/details - Allow local ceramicist Tash to introduce you into hand-building ceramics as she teaches you how to sculpt your very own otter figurines - Tash will teach you step by step how to create little otter sculptures that hold paws, using the hand-pinching technique. She will guide you through how to use sculpting tools & carving methods to add texture & personality to your otters, and even turn them into a set of functional salt & pepper shakers for everyday use with some final finishing touches! - Decorate & experiment with ceramic slips to finish off your otters in lovely colours & textures - The perfect activity for parents & children to relax into some creative fun whilst learning about the local Hampshire wildlife & the mill’s resident otters - Anyone & everyone is welcome! No previous experience of working with clay is required - Your ceramic otters will be fired for you after our session. Please allow up to 4 weeks for this process.

Cancellation Policy

To cancel or reschedule, please contact us within 72 hours of booking. If you fail to do so you will only receive a partial refund of 50% of the cost of your booking. If you or we need to cancel for any reason (this includes a change of circumstances due to COVID-19) unfortunately we cannot refund this deposit as this covers our running costs. If laws & rules change due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will move the workshop/ course to a later date in the year and go ahead with it when we are able. We can offer you a full refund of the cost of your booking, however we hope that you would like to keep your booking with us and attend our workshop/ course on its new date. Please note we can only run our classes and courses on a minimum number of 6 people.

Contact Details


Winchester, UK