50 Rolark Dr, Scarborough, ON M1R 4G2, Canada

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HANDBUILDING WORKSHOPS

 

BOWLS, CUPS, OR MUGS

(1 SESSION)


Make 2 bowls, 3 small teacups, or 2 large cups/mugs.


You will learn the basics of rolling, forming, joining, and stamping on clay. Select your glaze and we'll do the rest.

Session: 3 hrs. 3-5 people: $70 per person

Ready for pickup in 2-3 weeks.

*If you would like a (1hr) lesson on how to glaze your own work, we can add a second session 1-2 weeks after for a glaze day.  Extra charge of $20 per person.

SLAB PLATES AND SURFACE EXPLORATION

(1 SESSION)

Make 2 plates

You will learn how to form plates from slabs of clay and explore one of the following surface decorating techniques: stamp patterning, Mishima (clay slip inlay), or sgraffito. Select your glaze and we'll do the rest.


Session: 3 hrs. 3-5 people: $70 per person


Ready for pickup in 2-3 weeks.


*If you would like a (1hr) lesson on how to glaze your own work, we can add a second session 1-2 weeks after for a glaze day.  Extra charge of $20 per person.

TEAPOT
(1 SESSION)

Make your own teapot!

You will learn the anatomy of the teapot (body, spout, lid, handle, and knob) and how they contribute to a well designed functional form. Then you will handbuild each component and join them together to make a unique teapot. Select your glaze and we will do the rest.


Session: 6 hrs. 2-3 people: $140 per person


Ready for pickup in 3-4 weeks.


*If you would like a (1hr) lesson on how to glaze your own work, we can add a second session 1-2 weeks after for a glaze day.  Extra charge of $20per person.

INTRO TO HANDBUILDING
(4 SESSIONS)

Gain some basic skills in handbuilding

Day 1: Understanding Clay: Pinching and coiling cups or small bowls.

Day 2: Mould-forming bowls, cups, and mugs.

Day 3: Forming and decorating slab plates, glazing pieces made on day 1.

Day 4: Glazing the rest of the work.


Sessions: 2.5 hrs X 4 = 10 hrs, 3-4 people: $230 per person


Ready for pickup 1-2 weeks after the last class.


The content of this workshop can be made custom for intermediate or advance levels. Any changes may result in changes in price.