Clay Hands



unearth your creative side

Clay Hands is a teaching studio dedicated to the art of clay, open to anyone from total beginners to professional artists to play freely while learning the ceramic craft. Using your hands can be a meditative and captivating experience, come try out weekly classes or monthly workshops.
Our beautiful studio is situated in the hidden courtyard of  196 Victoria, Woodstock, Cape Town

Film Directed by Greg Bakker - @gregorybakker / Cinematography by Gray KotzĂ© - @GrayKotze /


Weekly classes on a term basis

From beginners to the more experienced, all students are welcome. Both hand-crafting and wheel techniques are taught. Classes run on 11 week cycles and space is limited to a cosy 10 students per class. 


short 4-week courses

Tuesday night short courses offered on 4-week cycles, covering basic hand-building techniques. Great for beginners or for those just wanting to try claying out before committing to a full term.


One-off Workshops

Weekend workshops offered once a month in different techniques. Make a bowl/vase/mug or learn about more advanced techniques. Items ready for collection a few weeks later.