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Adult Classes

Registration can be done online any time or in person or by phone daily from 10 am to 5 pm. Please email mail@gardinermuseum.com to be added to the waitlist for a sold-out class.

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Jul
Aug
03
28
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Monday Morning Stoneware

This combination class will use stoneware clay, a high-fired, non-porous clay durable for all kinds of uses, to create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces....

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Jul
Aug
03
28
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Monday Afternoon Stoneware

This combination class will use stoneware clay, a high-fired, non-porous clay durable for all kinds of uses, to create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces....

Details

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Jul
Aug
03
28
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Monday Evening Combo and Slip Casting

This course is an introduction to various clay hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. Students will also explore slip casting, press molding using existing moulds, and new glazing techniques using earthenware clay....

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Jul
Aug
04
22
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday Evening Combo

Create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. ...

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Jul
Aug
04
22
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday Evening Wheel

Learn the art of the potter’s wheel. Create functional and sculptural pieces with earthenware clay and glazes....

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Jul
Aug
06
24
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday Evening Wheel Class

Learn the art of the potter’s wheel. Create functional and sculptural pieces with earthenware clay and glazes....

Details

Sold Out


Jul
Aug
06
24
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday Evening Combo

Create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. ...

Details

Sold Out


Jul
Aug
07
25
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Friday Morning Stoneware

This combination class will use stoneware clay, a high-fired, non-porous clay durable for all kinds of uses, to create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces....

Details

Sold Out


Jul
Aug
08
26
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Saturday Morning Wheel

Learn the art of the potter’s wheel. Create functional and sculptural pieces with earthenware clay and glazes....

Details

Sold Out


Jul
Aug
08
26
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday Afternoon Combo

Create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. ...

Details

Sold Out


Jul
Aug
12
30
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Wednesday Evening Tableware

Using mainly hand-building techniques, but also some wheel-throwing, this course will focus on creating unique tableware....

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August
29
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

NEW! Reclaiming Your Centre: Breath, Movement, Presence

In this two-hour workshop, we will explore clay as a medium for deepening our experience of the present moment. The emphasis will be on the process of working with clay while not being attached the product we create....

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Sep
Oct
02
07
10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Saturday Morning Semi-Private Wheel Class

Learn the art of the potter’s whee in this semi-private class. Create functional and sculptural pieces with earthenware clay and glazes....

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Sep
Oct
06
04
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Wednesday Evening Combo Class

Create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques in this four-week class. ...

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Sep
Oct
06
18
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

NEW! Reclaim This Moment: Finding Your Centre Through Clay

This workshop is suitable for students being introduced to mindfulness for the first time as well as for those students with previous mindfulness experience. In this 6-week workshop, we will explore through the use of clay the four foundations of...

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Sep
Oct
07
05
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday Evening Wheel Class

Learn the art of the potter’s wheel. Create functional and sculptural pieces with earthenware clay and glazes....

Details

Sold Out


Sep
Oct
07
19
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday Evening Semi-Private Combo Class

Create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques in this semi-private class....

Details

Sold Out


Sep
Oct
09
01
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday Afternoon Raku

In this four session workshop, students will create two- and three-dimensional objects through hand building and wheel throwing. ...

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September
10
30
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Sunday Afternoon Raku

In this four session workshop, students will create two- and three-dimensional objects through hand building and wheel throwing. ...

Details

Sold Out


Sep
Oct
23
07
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Day of the Dead Workshop

Join us for this two-day workshop and make and decorate a colourful skull out of clay in time for the Day of the Dead....

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Oct
Nov
10
28
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday Evening Combo

Create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. ...

Details

Sold Out


Oct
Nov
10
28
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday Evening Wheel

Learn the art of the potter’s wheel. Create functional and sculptural pieces with earthenware clay and glazes....

Details

Sold Out


Oct
Nov
11
29
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Wednesday Afternoon Combo

Create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. ...

Details

Oct
Nov
11
29
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Wednesday Evening Tableware

Using mainly hand-building techniques as well as some wheel throwing, this course will focus on creating unique tableware....

Details

Oct
Nov
12
30
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday Evening Combo

Create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. ...

Details

Oct
Nov
12
30
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday Evening Wheel

Learn the art of the potter’s wheel. Create functional and sculptural pieces with earthenware clay and glazes....

Details

Sold Out


Oct
Dec
13
01
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Friday Morning Stoneware

This combination class will use stoneware clay, a high-fired, non-porous clay durable for all kinds of uses, to create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces. ...

Details

Sold Out


Oct
Dec
14
02
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Saturday Morning Wheel

Learn the art of the potter’s wheel. Create functional and sculptural pieces with earthenware clay and glazes....

Details

Oct
Dec
14
02
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday Afternoon Combo

Create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. ...

Details

Sold Out


Oct
Dec
16
04
9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Monday Morning Stoneware

This combination class will use stoneware clay, a high-fired non-porous clay durable for all kinds of uses, to create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces....

Details

Sold Out


Oct
Dec
16
04
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Monday Afternoon Stoneware

This combination class will use stoneware clay, a high-fired non-porous clay durable for all kinds of uses, to create decorative, functional, or sculptural pieces....

Details

Sold Out


Oct
Dec
16
04
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Monday Evening Combo and Slip Casting

This course is an introduction to various clay hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. Students will also explore slip casting, press molding, and new glazing techniques using earthenware clay....

Details

Oct
Dec
16
04
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Monday Evening Combo and Surface Decoration

Learn a variety of surface techniques with a new demonstration each week....

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December
03
10
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Holiday Workshop

Get creative this holiday season by hand-building a gift for a loved one out of clay....

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