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Ceramics

Ceramics

Introductory Throwing

Using stoneware clay, this course introduces the fundamentals of wheel-thrown pottery. Through weekly demonstrations, students will learn the essentials of centering, throwing and trimming. Using the elementary form of the cylinder, students will learn how to throw and trim bowls, cups and vases as well as larger cylindrical forms. Students will also be introduced to handle making and various forms of surface decoration using slips, under glazes and glazes. Through weekly skill building projects and handouts, students will develop an historical and contemporary reference to thrown forms, styles, methods and surface treatments.

Materials are included. Class Limit is 12.

Registration and withdrawal deadline: Sept 12, 2016

Course Code:
ESCE-0112 [Register Online]
Instructor:
Julian Covey
Site:
P303, 1107 Marginal Road
Date / Time:
Mon, Sept 19-Nov 7,  6:30–9:30pm (7 sessions, no class Oct 10th)
Tuition: 

$295.00 + HST

 

Intermediate Throwing

This intermediate throwing class is a great opportunity to develop your throwing skills. Designed for those who have already taken a beginner throwing class and would like to further develop their skills. Throwing and decorating demonstrations and techniques will be structured around the interests of those taking the class, so one on one development can take place.  We will be using a buff cone 6 stoneware clay.  Basic throwing experience required.

Materials are included. Class Limit is 12.

Registration and withdrawal deadline: Sept 12, 2016

Course Code:
ESCE-0211 [Register Online]
Instructor:
Rachel de Conde
Site:
P303, 1107 Marginal Road
Date / Time:
Tue, Sept 20-Nov 1, 6:30–9:30pm (7 sessions)
Tuition: 

$295.00 + HST

 

NEW: Press Mold Making

Working with plaster can seem like a daunting experience.  In this 2 day workshop we will begin to dispel some of the mystery of mold making.  Exploring various model making techniques, our adventures in mold making will comprise of making slump and hump molds.  Basic skills and experience in clay is a requirement. 

Materials are included. Class Limit is 12.

Registration and withdrawal deadline: Sept 22, 2016

Course Code:
ESCE-0134 [Register Online]
Instructor:
Rachel de Conde
Site:
P303, 1107 Marginal Road
Date / Time:
Sat & Sun, Oct 1&2, 10am-4pm  (2 sessions)
Tuition: 

$160.00 + HST

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