Gloucester Pottery School (101109) 542.j

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Cours et ateliers 2021

Glazing Session - Mon @9am

Mon, 9:00 AM, 2h

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Varies

Chantale McGrath

Z.GLAZING.307

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 12yrs+ Wheel Level 1 Sat 10:00am

Sat, 10:00 AM, 2h

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May-21 to Jun-25

James Thorne

TEENADULT.502

This program is especially fun for a teenager or an adult to experience the challenge and joy of the pottery wheel. The basic Level 1 program is covered with a more indepth program for the returning student. Materials included. No prerequisite is required. Ages:12 to adult.

Price:

$275.00

Teen/Adult 12yrs+ Wheel Level 1 Sun 1:30pm

Sun, 1:30 PM, 2h

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May-22 to Jun-26

Emily Dore

TEENADULT.505

This program is especially fun for a teenager or an adult to experience the challenge and joy of the pottery wheel. The basic Level 1 program is covered with a more indepth program for the returning student. Materials included. No prerequisite is required. Ages:12 to adult.

Price:

$275.00

Application of Underglaze to Greenware Sat June 11 @ 1pm

Sat, 1:00 PM, 3h

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11-Jun

Andre Breau

UNDERGLAZE.502

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. Ages 16 years - adult. Instructor is bilingual.

Price:

$99.00

Adult Wheel Level 1 Sun 4:30pm

Sun, 4:30 PM, 2h30m

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May-22 to Jun-26

Andree Pilon-McCullough

WHEEL1.512

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. Recycled clay is included. No prerequisite is required. Ages 16 to adult

Price:

$315.00

Adult Wheel Level 1+ Fri 10:00am

Fri, 10:00 AM, 2h30m

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May-12 to Jun-16

Karen Kurtzrock

WHEEL1P.501

This course is aimed at students who have taken level 1 wheel and have a basic understanding of wheel throwing but want to focus on improving their ability to center and throw consistently. Class duration 2.5 hours for 6 consecutive weeks. The class will cover the fundamentals of wheel throwing from centering to pulling walls to trimming. Recycled clay included. Prerequisite: Level 1 wheel. Ages:16 to adult

Price:

$315.00

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

Child Handbuilding Thurs 4:30pm

Thu, 4:30 PM, 1h30m

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May-12 to Jun-16

Emma Gauthier

HANDCHILD.501

A very exciting and enjoyable program for children learning basic handbuilding techniques. Students are encouraged to express their own creativity with each piece. Returning students are given more challenging projects and materials included. Ages 7-13 years

Price:

$190.00

Teen/Adult 12yrs+ Wheel Level 1 Sat 1:30pm

Sat, 1:30 PM, 2h

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May-21 to Jun-25

James Thorne

TEENADULT.503

This program is especially fun for a teenager or an adult to experience the challenge and joy of the pottery wheel. The basic Level 1 program is covered with a more indepth program for the returning student. Materials included. No prerequisite is required. Ages:12 to adult.

Price:

$275.00

Throw and Alter Fri 6:30pm

Fri, 6:30 PM, 2h30m

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May-13 to Jun-17

Evelyn Leon

THROWALTER.501

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 6:30pm

Thu, 6:30 PM, 2h30m

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May-19 to Jun-23

James Thorne

WHEEL1.510

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. Recycled clay is included. No prerequisite is required. Ages 16 to adult

Price:

$315.00

Adult Wheel Level 1 Wed 2:00pm

Wed, 2:00 PM, 2h30m

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May-18 to Jun-22

James Thorne

WHEEL1.513

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

2 Day Teapot Handbuilding Workshop with Heather Smit

Sat and Sun 9:30am-4:30pm

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June 17-18

Heather Smit

WORKSHOP.503

2 day hands-on workshop facilitated by Toronto area ceramic artist, Heather Dynes Smit. Heather is recognized for her delicately constructed soft-slab, hand-built forms that are both sculptural and functional in design. Heather�s workshop and construction techniques will encourage ceramic artists to explore how sculptural form, function and simplicity can exist in contemporary, everyday utilitarian objects.

Heather will guide workshop participants through her soft-slab, hand-building methods in the creation of a tea pot. Open discussion during the workshop will focus on form and function, safe/healthy studio practice, and template making. Skills learned in this 2 day hands-on workshop are easily translated to participants own projects and ideas.

Workshop is open to students of all skill levels, some prior handbuilding experience is recommended. For more information about Heather please visit https://thehandbuilder.com/

Price:

$250

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

Child Handbuilding Sun 3:30pm

Sun, 3:30 PM, 1h30m

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May-15 to Jun-19

Victoria Rodgers

HANDCHILD.503

A very exciting and enjoyable program for children learning basic handbuilding techniques. Students are encouraged to express their own creativity with each piece. Returning students are given more challenging projects and materials included. Ages 7-13 years

Price:

$190.00

Teen/Adult 12yrs+ Wheel Level 1 Sun 10:00am

Sun, 10:00 AM, 2h

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May-22 to Jun-26

Emily Dore

TEENADULT.504

This program is especially fun for a teenager or an adult to experience the challenge and joy of the pottery wheel. The basic Level 1 program is covered with a more indepth program for the returning student. Materials included. No prerequisite is required. Ages:12 to adult.

Price:

$275.00

Application of Underglaze to Greenware Sat June 11 @ 9am

Sat, 9:00 AM, 3h

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Jun-11

Andre Breau

UNDERGLAZE.501

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. Ages 16 years - adult. Instructor is bilingual.

Price:

$99.00

Adult Wheel Level 1 Sat 4:00pm

Sat, 4:00 PM, 2h30m

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May-21 to Jun-25

James Thorne

WHEEL1.511

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. Recycled clay is included. 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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May-17 to Jun-21

Linda Taylor

WHEEL105.502

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 - 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

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