• Intermediate
  • Ceramic Arts

This class is designed for people who have had a little bit of experience with clay and want to develop their skills. Hand-building and throwing techniques will be covered, including demonstrations on how to make larger vessels, vases and plates. Students will learn how to make lidded forms, spouts and pouring vessels as well as fine tuning their cups, mugs and bowls. Skills that will be acquired during the class will include: coil, slab building, wheel throwing larger vessels, how to make lidded forms and pouring vessels as well as finishing techniques, such as trimming, attaching, decoration and glazing.

Tuition $495 | Model fee $45 | Total $540

Notes: $45 materials fee includes a bag of Cone 6 stonewear clay (20lbs), all firings, use of glazes and tools on site. Additonal bags of clay are available for purchase at TSA (note: all clay used at TSA, must be purchased from TSA)

Upcoming Sections

CodeInstructorDates & TimeDaysLengthRegister
955Jenanne LongmanSept. 17, 2019 to Dec. 3, 2019
TERM - Fall 2019
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
12-week courses$540.00

What you will learn

  • Creating larger vessels in clay
  • throwing and hand-building
  • Hand-building techniques including coils, slabs, draping, handles, attaching strategies
  • Creating lidded forms, spouts, fine tuning cups, mugs and bowl making skills - Surface decoration concepts and techniques such as texture, underglaze and glazing techniques

Materials to Bring

- your own apron - a few plastic bowls - paint brushes - basic pottery tool kit likes the ones available from Tuckers Pottery Supply or Aboveground Art Supplies and any of your own favourte pottery/sculpting tools. TSA will have tools for you to use on site. https://store.abovegroundartsupplies.com/products/pottery-tool-kit--7-set-of-8-59317.htmlhttps://tuckerspotteryeshop.com/index.php/product/ptk-pottery-tool-kit/