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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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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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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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Sold Out


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
16
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

NEW! Interconnectedness: Dust to Stardust, Stardust to Dust

In this six-week workshop, registered art therapist Suzanne Thomson invites participants to explore the mind-body connection using clay....

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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
23
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

CLAYm Your Centre: Breath, Movement, Presence

In this two-hour workshop, we'll explore clay as a medium for deepening our experience of the present moment. Through a series of hand-building exercises, we'll focus our attention on the dance between breath and clay, awakening to our present moment...

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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'll explore our shared humanity through breath work and clay....

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