Wheelthrown Boxes workshop


Wheelthrown Boxes workshop


3-6 participants • 2 days  • 10 hours • Intermediate or beginner level • With Leonardo Rousseau (Guest ceramicist)

Learn how to make wheelthrown secret boxes in this two days workshop with our guest ceramicist Leonardo Rousseau. This is a great way to deepen your technique and meet other ceramic lovers in a cosy and friendly space!


3-6 participants • 2 days • 10 hours • Intermediate or beginner level • With Leonardo Rousseau (Guest ceramicist)

During this two days workshop you will learn how to make your own secret boxes. You will see different ways of making a lid and several shapes of boxe’s opening.
We will start with throwing bodies and lids on Saturday. On Sunday we will trim the different parts and make the lid fit perfectly each boxe’s body.
Good to know : Every exercise of this workshop will be taught and made on the potter’s wheel.
This class doesn’t include the glazing of your boxes, please book a glazing class here if you wish to glaze your pieces after the workshop.
This class is for beginners or intermediate level participant.

Leonardo Rousseau is a french ceramicist currently working in Brussels. Specialising in tableware, his work is the combination of traditional shapes with a modern and minimal finish. In 2017, he learned the potter’s wheel techniques with ceramicist Grégoire Scalabre in Paris. Leonardo has been teaching in several studios in Brussels for the past 4 years. Mentoring hundreds of students to guide them to the next steps.


Programm of the workshop:

  •  Saturday 7th September / 12-17h: Throwing of the body and lids on the wheel
  • Sunday 8th September / 12h-17h : Trimming of the elements



Only reservations cancelled 1 month in advance or more full calendar days prior to the start of the course will receive a full refund.

  • Please note that due to limited space in our studio we can’t store your pieces for a long period of time. Therefore your ceramics have to be picked up, or, if a glazing class was booked, has to take place within two months after the creation of your ceramics.


Contact me by email (tothviolaine@gmail.com) if you have any questions or requests.



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