Handbuilding


 

 

Assorted Hand Building Workshops 

Workshops in 2023  BOOK ONLINE

2 hours 

Adult and Youth

 $110 + HST

You will be guided from beginning to finish in each workshop. We provide all the clay and tools in a warm and welcoming light-filled space. Our focus is to help you to explore your creative energy and make a beautiful mug, lanterns, or planter with memories!

 

Introduction to Underglazes with Andree Breau 

Adult and Youth 16+

$165+ HST 

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In this 3 hour workshop, participants will learn a systematic step-by-step underglaze application on clay.  Participants will learn about underglaze, colours and application of underglazes to clay work. Student will first learn how to merge two colours with a brushing blending technique. Upon having applied multi-colours of underglaze to a slab, they will acquire a basic painting technique with the use of the underglaze. Participants will learn how to trim and cut out the artwork.   All materials included. Open to beginners. Instructor is bilingual.

 

Spring Magic with Maria Moldovan

 Adult and Youth 16+

$285+ HST 

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In this 2 part workshop students will have the chance to create one of a kind pieces with different handbuilding techniques. Teacher Maria Moldovan will share the very basic knowledge of all the handbuilding techniques that you can use to create hollow ceramic objects. Emphasis will be on slab building and pinch pot technique.
Decorating your pieces in a creative mode is very important in this 2 part workshop. You will be guided how to use underglazes and how to build up a vibrant and appealing surface.Students will create up to two or three functional pieces and one small sculptural piece.
The first workshop is for creating the clay and the second workshop is for surface decoration.

  For weekly classes, please view our 'Adult Courses' website page.