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Adult Classes

Please read the registration instructions prior to registering. To be added to the waitlist for a sold-out class, please email mail@gardinermuseum.com.

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December
07
14
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Holiday Workshop

Get creative this holiday season by crafting a gift out of clay for a loved one! ...

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December
16
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

ReCLAYming Your Centre: Breath, Movement, Presence

This workshop, led by registered art therapist Suzanne Thomson, is suitable for students being introduced to mindfulness for the first time as well as for those with previous mindfulness experience. It is an invitation to befriend who you are now,...

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Jan
Mar
06
09
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Monday Evening Combo and Slip Casting

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

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Jan
Mar
06
09
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Monday Evening Combo and Surface Decoration

Students can explore decorating techniques directly on pieces of pottery or by working on experimental tiles in preparation for surface treatments on future pieces....

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January
06
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

NEW: CLAYming Love – Every Body, Every Breath, Every Moment

How do we love and care for ourselves, one another, and our world? Join us for a two-hour workshop where we will be exploring our shared humanity through breath work and clay....

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Jan
Feb
07
25
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Tuesday Evening Combo

Create decorative, functional, and sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. Learn about the possibilities, processes, and histories of clay....

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Jan
Feb
07
25
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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Jan
Feb
08
26
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Wednesday Afternoon Combo

Create decorative, functional, and sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. Learn about the possibilities, processes, and histories of clay....

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Jan
Feb
08
26
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. Suitable for beginner and intermediate students....

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Jan
Feb
09
27
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....

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Jan
Feb
11
29
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....

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Jan
Feb
11
29
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday Afternoon Combo

Create decorative, functional, and sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. Learn about the possibilities, processes, and histories of clay....

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January
13
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

CLAYm 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. Through a series of hand building exercises, we will focus our attention on the dance between breath and clay, awakening to...

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Jan
Mar
16
05
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday Evening Combo

Create decorative, functional, and sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. Learn about the possibilities, processes, and histories of clay....

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January
25
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Images on Clay

Join artist Marney McDiarmid for an afternoon exploration of transferring images and patterns onto clay....

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Jan
Mar
27
09
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

NEW – Interconnectedness: Dust to Stardust, Stardust to Dust

In this six-week workshop, registered art therapist Suzanne Thompson invites participants to look fully into the nature of our experience....

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Jan
Mar
30
05
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday Evening Semi-Private Combo

Create decorative, functional, and sculptural pieces using hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques. Learn about the possibilities, processes, and histories of clay....

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Feb
Mar
01
07
10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Saturday Morning Semi-Private Wheel

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

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March
16
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

NEW: CLAYming Love – Every Body, Every Breath, Every Moment

How do we love and care for ourselves, one another, and our world? Join us for a two-hour workshop where we will be exploring our shared humanity through breath work and clay....

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March
23
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

CLAYm 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. Through a series of hand building exercises, we will focus our attention on the dance between breath and clay, awakening to...

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March
30
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

NEW: CLAYming Love – Every Body, Every Breath, Every Moment

How do we love and care for ourselves, one another, and our world? Join us for a two-hour workshop where we will be exploring our shared humanity through breath work and clay....

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