The Great Pottery Throw Down
Series 3 Episode 1

The judges set the potters two challenges, to throw a breakfast set and egg cups, as the battle of clay kicks off at the wheel. Who will be named potter of the week, and who will be first to leave?

The Final: Quirky Tea Set and a Throwing Challenge: Melanie Sykes hosts the final as the three potters go head-to-head to be crowned winner

First shown: Wed 11 Mar 2020 | 47 mins

Victorian Week & a Fully Functioning Toilet: The potters are challenged to produce a fully functioning toilet for a place in the final

First shown: Wed 4 Mar 2020 | 47 mins

Ginger Jars & a Scraffito Challenge: The potters make two ginger jars and face a Scraffito test for a place in the semi-final

First shown: Wed 26 Feb 2020 | 47 mins

Handmade Tiles & a Chimney: The remaining potters are challenged to produce handmade tiles and to throw a chimney

First shown: Wed 19 Feb 2020 | 47 mins

Nude Greek Statues & Greek Jugs: The remaining potters sculpt nude Greek statues and throw Greek jugs at the wheel

First shown: Wed 12 Feb 2020 | 47 mins

Matching Lamp Bases & a Ceramic Challenge: The remaining potters build a pair of matching lamp bases and face a ceramic challenge

First shown: Wed 5 Feb 2020 | 47 mins

Multi-Coloured Slip Cast & Blindfolded Throwing: The remaining potters face a multi-coloured slip cast challenge and blindfolded throwing

First shown: Wed 29 Jan 2020 | 47 mins

Raku Firing & Nerikomi: The remaining potters tackle raku firing and face the tricky ceramic technique of nerikomi

First shown: Wed 22 Jan 2020 | 47 mins

Chess Set & Mini Vases: The potters are tasked with hand-building an elaborate chess set

First shown: Wed 15 Jan 2020 | 47 mins

Breakfast Set & Egg Cups: The judges set two challenges as the battle of clay kicks off at the wheel

First shown: Wed 8 Jan 2020 | 58 mins