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Learn to spin a pottery wheel and use Khmer carving tools to fashion Cambodian ceramics during a 2-hour workshop session. At your selected time, you're transferred by tuk-tuk on a quick ride from the city center to the studio.
There, a professional local artist demonstrates how to make Cambodian masterpieces. Under the expert eye of your instructor, have a go at the pottery wheel and mold a bowl from local clay. Once you’re satisfied with your piece, use can use a variety of special tools to add kbach (ornamentation) to your artwork. Afterward, you’re returned to your hotel by tuk-tuk.
Your pottery will be fired in the kiln overnight then safely packed and delivered to your accommodation along with a potter’s diploma the following evening, so you can display your souvenir for your friends and family back home.
If you prefer to have your pieces shipped home, it can be arranged at your own expense.
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Khmer Ceramics Centre
Overview
Discover the time-honored tradition of making Cambodian ceramics during a pottery workshop in Siem Reap — a perfect family activity. An expert artist demonstrates methods of molding pieces on a pottery wheel, then helps you shape your own bowl and create Khmer designs with the proper carving tools. Your masterpiece is delivered to your hotel the following evening, along with a potter's diploma, after firing in a kiln overnight. This 2-hour experience includes hotel transport by tuk-tuk.
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Pottery Class

I just had one of the greatest experiences ever in the Khmer Ceramics Centre! I went for a pottery class and created 5 pieces with the help of my teacher :) I have never done pottery before so it was really interesting to learn more...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Fun and enriching

For usd25, you learn to make 5 pots and get to choose 1 to be fired and bring home the next day. The proceeds from the classes and pot purchase help the staff and community. Its worth taking some time to learn something new and...More

1  Thank HGHelen
Sreymom S, Guest Relations Manager at Khmer Ceramics Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear HGHelen, Thanks for your very nicereview; we are proud that we were a highlight of your visit in the Angkor region. Hope to see you again if you are back in Cambodia and Angkor’s region. Kind regards from all the potters team. Ms. Sreymom

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great experience! Definitely recommend 🙌🏼

What a fabulous experience! Would be great for any age! A must do in Siem reap! 🙌🏼 Brooke - Australia 🇦🇺More

Thank Brooke A
Sreymom S, Guest Relations Manager at Khmer Ceramics Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Brooke A, Thanks to kindly review us ; and thanks for your deep appreciation about our Arts & craftsmen. Review like your help to develop our project. Hope you will have the opportunity to visit us again. Greetings from all the potters’ team. Ms....More

Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile
Fantastic fun

We recently attended a pottery class whilst in Siem Reap and , although a little hesitant at first , it turned out to be one of the best things we did. The tutors are deaf and mute but somehow communication is easy. We all made...More

Thank Claire D
Sreymom S, Guest Relations Manager at Khmer Ceramics Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Claire D, Thanks to review us so kindly; and for your deep appreciation about our Arts & craftsmen. This helps our project going forward. Hope you will have the opportunity to visit us again. Greetings from all the potters’ team. Ms. Sreymom

Reviewed 30 July 2018
One of the best things in Siem Reap

Wow, this is such a great experience. We went as a family (two children 10 and 13) and it turned out to be one of our favourite things about our trip to Siem Reap. None of us had used a pottery wheel before, but our...More

Thank Alan R
Sreymom S, Guest Relations Manager at Khmer Ceramics Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2018

Dear Alan R, Thanks for your very kind and glowing review; it helps to push our project forward. We are very grateful that we will part of your fond memories from Cambodia and Angkor’s region. Children (and adults alike) love to keep the pottery they...More

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