• Introduction-Intermediate
  • Ceramic Arts

Learn how to create pottery on the wheel. Learn the techiniques to create functional stonewear pottery, including basics such as cups, bowls and plates. For those more experienced, learn how to create specialty pieces such as lidded jars, casseroles, serving dishes and more. The foundations of form and functionality along with learning age-old techniques will be the focus of this course. 

12 Weeks: Base Tuition: $495 + Materials 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
965Raymond ChauSept. 19, 2019 to Dec. 5, 2019
TERM - Fall 2019
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
12-week courses$540.00

What you will learn

  • Develop your design skills to create well balanced forms in clay on the wheel and through hand-building.
  • Learn new techniques to create functional objects that include, but are not limited to large plates, bowls, platters, casseroles, steamers, double walled wear, lidded pieces, and more.
  • Explore finishing techniques using carving, slip trailing, slips and colored clays, drawing, painting with underglaze pencils and underglaze, as well as more traditional finishes.

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.