WECANDOO training courses

Style your aperitif kit

60€/person

Discover ceramics and create your own personalized aperitif kit with ceramist Aurore.

  • 2h30 initiation with Aurore
  • Modelling skills
  • Your unique aperitif kit

 

Add personality to your aperitifs by creating a unique ceramic kit!

Aurore opens the doors of her cosy workshop to you for a unique experience that will leave you breathless.

From the moment you arrive, you'll be transported into a creative and inspiring world. You'll receive a warm welcome from our passionate ceramist, who will guide you through the workshop. She'll introduce you to the basic tools and techniques, while explaining the subtleties of the material and its infinite possibilities.

Once you've assimilated the theory, it's time to put it into practice! You'll take the clay in hand, kneading and working it until all the air bubbles escape.

You'll then discover the different modeling techniques, starting with pinched and slab modeling. With patience and attention to detail, you'll shape a board, a dish and a small bowl.

During the workshop, you'll have the chance to relax and enjoy a refreshing drink.

After cleaning and tidying up, you will entrust your creations to the craftswoman, who will take care of drying, white glazing and double firing. You'll agree on how to collect your pieces directly with her.

Finally, you'll be eager to pick up your unique aperitif kit, ready to celebrate the end of your day with colorful aperitifs!

Turn your own unique ceramic pieces

75€/person

Explore the power of clay and create two bowls on the potter's wheel with ceramist Aurore.

  • 3h initiation with Aurore
  • Knowledge of ceramics
  • Your unique bowl duo

 

Immerse yourself in a world of creation, discovery and sharing, at the heart of Aurore's workshop!

With your hands in the clay, you're about to embark on a unique and intense experience: the creation of two ceramic bowls.

As soon as you arrive, you'll be transported into the world of ceramics, its tools, techniques and secrets. You'll receive expert advice from the ceramist, who will guide you step by step in the creation of your two unique pieces.

Then it's time to roll up your sleeves! You'll start by preparing the clay so that it's perfectly smooth and free of air bubbles.

Then it's time for the magic of the wheel! Set up at the potter's wheel, you'll get to grips with the clay and try your hand at this age-old technique. Step by step, you'll begin to grasp the subtleties of the craft. Your two bowls will take shape under your fingers, and you won't be able to help but feel an immense sense of pride.

During the workshop, a drink will be offered to you to enjoy a moment of conviviality and relaxation.

After cleaning and tidying up the equipment, you will entrust your pieces to the craftswoman who will take care of drying, white glazing and double firing. You'll agree with her directly on how to collect your pieces.

At the end of the workshop, you'll be eager to collect your two unique bowls, with the satisfaction of having discovered the fascinating world of ceramics.

Design and decorate your plate duo

60€/person

Discover the world of ceramics and create your own personalized pair of plates with ceramist Aurore.

  • 2h30 initiation with Aurore
  • Modelling skills
  • Your personalized plate duo

 

Bring your creativity to life and transform clay into two personalized plates!

As soon as you enter, Aurore will welcome you with enthusiasm and passion, in a warm and creative atmosphere. After a brief theoretical introduction to ceramic tools and techniques, it's time to get hands-on!

Your first contact with clay will be captivating. You'll enjoy preparing the clay so that it's ready to be worked. Carefully, you'll shape two slabs of Walloon stoneware, a high-quality local raw material.

Then comes the long-awaited moment of creation! You'll be guided step by step through the various stages involved in shaping two unique ceramic plates. You'll be focused and diligent, proud to see your creations take shape in your hands.

Once your plates have been shaped, it's time to decorate them. You'll give free rein to your inspirations, using a variety of techniques such as vegetable stamping or engobe.

To top it all off, you'll enjoy a friendly, relaxed moment with the ceramist over a complimentary drink.

After cleaning and tidying up the equipment, you'll hand over your pieces to the craftswoman, who will take care of drying, white glazing and double firing. You'll agree directly with her how to collect your pieces.

At the end of the workshop, you'll look forward to collecting your two personalized plates, bearing your imprint, your story and your creativity.

 

Model your ceramic vase

60€/person

Dive into the fascinating world of ceramics and create your own beautiful ceramic vase with ceramist Aurore.

  • 2h30 initiation with Aurore
  • Modelling skills
  • Your beautiful ceramic vase

 

Explore your creative potential alongside Aurore and leave with a beautiful ceramic vase, shaped by your own hands!

On arrival, you'll discover the workshop and be introduced to the world of ceramics, its tools and techniques.

Practice begins with clay preparation, a crucial step to ensure that air bubbles escape. You'll then discover the techniques of plate, pinch and colombin, a process that will enable you to shape a unique, personalized vase.

Step by step, you'll work the clay and shape your vase. This immersive and stimulating experience will allow you to express your creativity, while offering you the opportunity to work with Walloon stoneware, a top-quality local raw material.

You can also enjoy a refreshing drink while working on your piece.

After cleaning and tidying up the equipment, you will entrust your creation to the craftswoman, who will take care of drying, white glazing and double firing. You'll agree directly with her how to collect your piece.

At the end of the workshop, you'll be eager to collect your unique, personalized vase, a tangible souvenir of your unforgettable experience in the world of ceramics.

 

A one-day introduction to potter's wheel and modelling

150€/person

Dive into the world of ceramics and make two unique creations with ceramist Aurore.

  • 6h initiation with Aurore
  • Knowledge of turning and modelling
  • Your unique creations

Welcome to Aurore's workshop for a wonderful day of communion with clay!

When you arrive, you'll receive a warm welcome from this passionate craftswoman. After taking the time to get to know each other, she'll begin with an introduction to the theoretical basics of ceramics.

Then it's time to get down to business! First, you'll learn the rules for preparing stoneware, a soft, easy-to-work material.

The morning will be devoted to the wheel technique. Aurore will take the time to explain each step in detail. With her help and advice, you'll create a pot or bowl on your potter's wheel.

In the afternoon, you'll discover the specificities of modeling. You'll have the opportunity to make the piece of your choice: bowl, cup, plate... It's up to you! You'll even be able to personalize it by adding cool details like a foot or handle.

Once you've cleaned and tidied up, hand over your creations to Aurore. She'll take care of drying, firing and glazing. You'll take advantage of this opportunity to agree directly with her on the terms of collection (within a few weeks).

At the end of the workshop, you'll leave with the joy of having discovered a fascinating universe, while looking forward to picking up your creations and installing them at home!

NB: for this workshop, a lunch break of around an hour is planned in the courtyard in the sunshine, or inside the workshop depending on the day's weather! You'll take time to share your meal with the others, for a convivial moment, in the spirit of a Spanish inn.