Jar with slender ovoid body and ring neck,
Early Dynastic Period, ca. 2965-2705 BC, Alabaster. The Garman Ryan Collection

Ceramic Workshop

Join us for an informative and practical workshop where you will:

Discover the Egyptian ceramics in the collection and use them as inspiration to design and create your own Canopic Jar.



Learn hand building techniques using a variety of non-firing air drying clays to create your vessel, led by experienced ceramic artist Kate Tilley.


Explore how Egyptian art has continually influenced ceramic art from Wedgwood to artists such as Clarice Cliff and Grayson Perry.


Cost:  £10 per person, please book your place by calling the Gallery on 01922 654400.