Adult Handbuilding Classes

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***JUST IN CASE IT IS UNAVOIDABLE THAT YOU WILL MISS A CLASS YOU CAN BOOK A ONE (1) HOUR PRIVATE LESSON FOR $59.29+HST

(We do not offer or substitute make-up classes)


Adult Handbuilding $275

In this seven week hand building course, students will learn the pinch, coil and slab techniques to create pieces such as:

•    bowls, constructed from paper templates
•    slab forms
•    press formed plates
•    coiled vessel

Glazing and finishing will also be covered. One bag of clay included.

No prerequisite. Ages 14 – Adult

Instructor: Kaitlyn Brennan
Code: HANDBUILD.401
April 11 to May 23
Wednesdays: 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

SPRING 2018 Projects!

Project 1: Texture tools: Students will learn how to make several different texture tools to use in the future weeks of this class. 

Project 2: Pressed – Slab Plate

Project 3: Paper Template Mug and Bowl

Project 4: Reductive Construction Cup and Small Vase
   
Project 5: Tar Paper Lidded Jar


Examples of previous projects:


 
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What people are saying:

"I have been using the facililties at the Shenkman Centre to continue my interests in pottery. The studio is fantastic and the staff have always been more than helpful. The classes I have taken have been extremely helpful, informative, and a lot of fun. The teachers are very interested in the development of each student" Lynda Chénier