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Adult Pottery Classes & Workshops

Classes and workshops are offered in various areas for all skill levels (beginner, intermediate and advanced). Classes are offered to members and non-members, and can also be organized upon requested themes.

Types of classes include:

  • hand building
  • wheel work
  • sculpture
  • decorating techniques
  • glazing techniques
  • Raku firings
  • special themes

WINTER 2018 CLASS SCHEDULE

Beginner-Intermediate Wheel Class

Dates: Wednesday mornings, January 17 to March 7, 2018 (8 weeks)
Time: 9:00 am to 12:00 noon
Cost for Guild Members: $236 (includes tax)
Cost for Non-Members: $295 (includes tax)
Teacher: Pam Pritchard

This course is intended for students who have some previous experience with hand-building or wheel throwing. Beginner students will learn to center clay on the wheel, to construct cylinder and bowl forms, to trim green ware, and to glaze bisque ware. Students who have previous wheel experience will be encouraged to throw larger forms and to consider form and line.

To register, please download the Adult Classes Registration Form and e-mail the completed registration form and Interac e-Transfer to classes@pinetreepotters.ca.

If you are unable to use Interac e-Transfer please contact us at classes@pinetreepotters.ca to arrange an alternate method of payment. top

Beginner Wheel Class

Dates: Wednesday evenings, January 17 to March 7, 2018 (8 weeks)
Time: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Cost for Guild Members: $236 (includes tax)
Cost for Non-Members: $295 (includes tax)
Teacher: Katherine Xanthakis-Pavlou

This course is intended for students who have some previous experience with hand-building. Students will learn to center clay on the wheel, to construct cylinder and bowl forms, to trim green ware, and to glaze bisque ware. Students who have previous wheel experience will be encouraged to throw larger forms and to consider form and line.

To register, please download the Adult Classes Registration Form and e-mail the completed registration form and Interac e-Transfer to classes@pinetreepotters.ca.

If you are unable to use Interac e-Transfer please contact us at classes@pinetreepotters.ca to arrange an alternate method of payment. top

Beginner-Intermediate Hand-Building Class

Dates: Tuesdays evenings, January 16 to March 6, 2018 (8 weeks)
Time: 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm
Cost for Guild Members: $236 (includes tax)
Cost for Non-Members: $295 (includes tax)
Teacher: Linda Szoldatits

This hand building class welcomes the creative mind to explore and play with clay. Through various techniques and sources of inspiration, we explore soft slab, pinch pots, carving and texture to construct one-of-a-kind pieces. Beginner students will be introduced to the general principles of working with clay. Experienced students will continue to develop and extend their skills, building more complex projects. All work will be fired and decorated.

To register, please download the Adult Classes Registration Form and e-mail the completed registration form and Interac e-Transfer to classes@pinetreepotters.ca.

If you are unable to use Interac e-Transfer please contact us at classes@pinetreepotters.ca to arrange an alternate method of payment. top