Application procedure for ON CENTRE 

 January – March every year


On Centre is  an in depth, twelve weeks experience on throwing, glazing, clay bodies and firing techniques for functional ceramics.  To get the most out of this course  demands a high level of commitment and sustained work. The only prerequisite is that you have sufficient experience of throwing (which may only be slight) to be certain you wish to undertake the programme. To get an understanding of the results to expect, you may visit the virtual show of a former edition.

The programme can accomodate a maximum of 8 students. In order to attend, application is required.

Application Procedure

Please send the following to

– CV, including a photo of yourself
– A brief letter stating your reasons for wanting to do the course.
– Six to ten images of your work.

Please do send these documents in PDF  format.

Any interested people may wish to telephone to discuss their interest +39 3772709500 or  email: 


Application is ongoing and and will be processed within one month of receiving the application. 


The full cost of the course is of 10800 €.

The cost includes:

  • Tuition
  • All materials and firing
  • Local transportation
  • Lodging in a single room with shared bathroom
  • Shared  kitchen space
  • Welcome dinner and breakfast.
  • Lunches, Monday through Friday.
  • Field trip to Faenza and Impruneta