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Tour code: 5575POTTERY
Get inspired with a 2-hour pottery-making workshop in Shanghai and experience the ancient Chinese art first-hand. No experience is necessary for this family-friendly tour and with your small group limited to 12 people, you’ll receive plenty of personal attention from your expert instructor. After learning the unique techniques of shaping, setting and painting clay, craft your very own design to take home with you – the perfect souvenir of your trip!

Highlights

  • 2-hour pottery-making class in Shanghai
  • Learn about the ancient Chinese art of pottery from your instructor, an expert local artist
  • Discover methods of shaping clay and making intricate decorations
  • Create your own piece of pottery to take home with you!
  • All art materials and equipment included
  • Small-group class limited to 12 people ensures a more personalized experience

What You Can Expect

Experience Shanghai: Chinese Pottery Class

Pottery Making

After meeting your guide in a central Shanghai location in either the morning or afternoon, head to a workshop for your 2-hour pottery class.

Enjoy being part of this time-honored cultural tradition of ceramics, an ancient Chinese art form originating more than 11,000 years ago. Learn from your instructor, an expert local artist, about the variety of construction materials used, such as bricks and tiles, and the products created, from hand-built pottery fired in bonfires or kilns to sophisticated porcelain wares made for the imperial court.

Get hands-on and discover several methods of forming and shaping clay and crafting intricate decorations and stylistic flairs. Use the various tools and equipment in the workshop with the help of your instructor to create your own pottery – a piece of true artwork to display proudly to your friends and family back home.

Customer Reviews

Agostina B

1 star rating: I do not recommend this April 2015

Very dissapointed, the tour was a group activity and I was alone with the teacher. The class was only for 1,30hs and not 2 like said. No explanation about chinese pottery. And i could not take my work home because the baking will took days.

From USD $ 66.67

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