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Adult Classes

Spring Clay Classes will be available for registration at the end of January.

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 any sold out classes.

Please note: Gardiner Friends may only purchase adult clay classes at the discounted rate for membership card holders.

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December
10
17
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Holiday Workshop

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

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December
20
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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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Jan
Mar
08
05
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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Jan
Mar
08
05
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. ...

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Jan
Mar
08
05
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Monday Evening Combo and Slip Casting

An introduction to various clay hand building and wheel throwing techniques, students will explore slip casting and press moulding....

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Jan
Mar
08
05
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Monday Evening Combo and Surface Decoration

Explore different decorating techniques, either directly on pieces of pottery or by experimenting on tiles....

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Jan
Feb
09
27
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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Jan
Feb
09
27
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
10
28
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Wednesday Afternoon Combo

Learn wheel throwing, hand-building, glazing technique, texturing, slip application, and more....

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Jan
Feb
10
28
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....

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Jan
Feb
10
14
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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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Jan
Mar
11
01
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Thursday Evening Combo

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

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Jan
Mar
11
01
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
Mar
12
02
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....

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Jan
Mar
13
03
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
Mar
13
03
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Saturday Afternoon Combo

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

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Feb
Mar
01
08
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....

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Feb
Mar
03
10
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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February
21
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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....

Details

Sold Out


February
28
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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....

Details