Gloucester Pottery School (101109) 542.j

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Get your hands dirty and explore your creativity at Gloucester Pottery School this year!

COVID 19 - In order to safely run the Gloucester Pottery School programs, everyone entering the premises must wear a mask that covers the nose, mouth and chin. If they have a temperature, cough or other COVID symptoms, they cannot enter the GPS premises. There will be no exceptions to this policy.  

 

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 2022 Courses and Workshops 

Glazing Session - Mon @9am

Mon, 9:00 AM, 2h

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Varies

Chantale McGrath

Z.GLAZING.501

An opportunity for currently enrolled students, students from the previous session, or students from the next session to come and glaze their bisqueware. Additional glaze firing fees per pot will be tabulated and payment taken at the end of the session. Limit of 4 clients at a time during each 2 hour block. All surfaces touched must be disinfected at the end of each session.

Price:

$25.00

Teen/Adult Handbuilding Mon 6:30pm

Mon, 6:30 PM, 2h

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Jul-4 to Aug-15

Vanessa Padilla

TEENADULTHAND.601

This program is especially fun for a teenager or an adult to experience the challenge and joy of handbuilding. Materials included. No prerequisite is required. Ages:12 to adult.

Price:

$275.00

Adult Wheel Level 1 Wed 6:00pm

Wed, 6:00 PM, 2h30m

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Jul-13 to Aug-17

James Thorne

WHEEL1.602

This course is an introductory wheel course. Class duration 2.5 hours for 6 consecutive weeks. The student will cover the basic techniques for the beginner. You will first learn the art of centering the clay which will allow you make different pot shapes. Trimming a foot onto a pot and surface decoration is covered. No prerequisite is required. Ages 16 to adult

Price:

$315.00

Adult Wheel Level 1.5 Tues 6:30pm

Tue, 6:30 PM, 2h30m

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Jul-12 to Aug-16

Laraine Pederson

WHEEL105.601

This course is aimed at students who have completed Level 1 and are able to consistently center and throw a cylinder as high as it is wide. This more advanced class will push students to make more technically difficult forms including lidded vessels, bowls and closed in forms. One bag of clay included. Prerequisite: Ability to center and pull walls up consistently, if unsure please contact the school to discuss which class is best suited to you. Ages 16 to adult.

Price:

$315.00

Glazing Session - Sat Jul 23 @10am

Sat, 10:00 AM, 2h

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23-Jul

GLAZING.601

An opportunity for currently enrolled students, students from the previous session, or students from the next session to come and glaze their bisqueware. Additional glaze firing fees per pot will be tabulated and payment taken at the end of the session. Limit of 4 clients at a time during each 2 hour block. All surfaces touched must be disinfected at the end of each session.

Price:

$25.00

Thrown and Altered Fri 6:30pm

Fri, 6:30 PM, 2h30m

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Jul-8 to Aug-12

Evelyn Leon

THROWALTER.601

This 6 week class is perfect for students that are looking to push their wheel thrown pieces beyond simple forms. Will start by creating pieces on the wheel and then over the course will manipulate the form and combine with handbuilt elements. Includes learning to design and plan ahead, surface decorating techniques such as Mishima and inlays, and playing with sculptural elements to enhance students' designs and ideas. Prerequisite: Ability to center and pull walls up consistently, if unsure please contact the school to discuss which class is best suited to you. Ages 16 to adult

Price:

$315.00

Adult Wheel Level 1 Thurs 6:00pm

Thu, 6:00 PM, 2h30m

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Jul-14 to Aug-18

James Thorne

WHEEL1.603

This course is an introductory wheel course. Class duration 2.5 hours for 6 consecutive weeks. The student will cover the basic techniques for the beginner. You will first learn the art of centering the clay which will allow you make different pot shapes. Trimming a foot onto a pot and surface decoration is covered. No prerequisite is required. Ages 16 to adult

Price:

$315.00

Adult Wheel Level 1.5 Thurs 6:30pm

Thu, 6:30 PM, 2h30m

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Jul-7 to Aug-11

Emily Dore

WHEEL105.602

This course is aimed at students who have completed Level 1 and are able to consistently center and throw a cylinder as high as it is wide. This more advanced class will push students to make more technically difficult forms including lidded vessels, bowls and closed in forms. One bag of clay included. Prerequisite: Ability to center and pull walls up consistently, if unsure please contact the school to discuss which class is best suited to you. Ages 16 to adult.

Price:

$315.00

Glazing Session - Sat Aug 20 @10am

Sat, 10:00 AM, 2h

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20-Aug

GLAZING.602

An opportunity for currently enrolled students, students from the previous session, or students from the next session to come and glaze their bisqueware. Additional glaze firing fees per pot will be tabulated and payment taken at the end of the session. Limit of 4 clients at a time during each 2 hour block. All surfaces touched must be disinfected at the end of each session.

Price:

$25.00

Adult Wheel Level 1 Mon 6:30pm

Mon, 6:30 PM, 2h30m

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Jul-11 to Aug-22

Andree Pilon-McCullough

WHEEL1.601

This course is an introductory wheel course. Class duration 2.5 hours for 6 consecutive weeks. The student will cover the basic techniques for the beginner. You will first learn the art of centering the clay which will allow you make different pot shapes. Trimming a foot onto a pot and surface decoration is covered. No prerequisite is required. Ages 16 to adult

Price:

$315.00

Adult Wheel Level 1 Tues 6:30pm

Tue, 6:30 PM, 2h30m

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Jul-5 to Aug-9

Emily Dore

WHEEL1.604

This course is an introductory wheel course. Class duration 2.5 hours for 6 consecutive weeks. The student will cover the basic techniques for the beginner. You will first learn the art of centering the clay which will allow you make different pot shapes. Trimming a foot onto a pot and surface decoration is covered. No prerequisite is required. Ages 16 to adult

Price:

$315.00

Adult Wheel Level 2 Wed 6:30pm

Wed, 6:30 PM, 2h30m

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Jul-06 to Aug-10

Daniele Stewart

WHEEL2.601

In this six week course we will be challenging students to throw with bigger amounts of clay. This course is for students who have completed two to three courses on the wheel and who can consistently throw a cylinder, evenly, as high as it is wide. Emphasis will be placed on improving throwing skills, finishing details and exploring surface decoration. Prerequisite Level 1.5. Ages 16 to Adult

Price:

$315.00