After School Pottery

Get introduced to pottery by learning introductory throwing and handbuilding techniques!

Type:In-Studio
Level:No previous experience required
Medium:Sculpture

Register

Members (Family Membership)$140.00 In Progress
Public$155.00 In Progress

Class Dates

Wednesday Sep 20, 2023 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday Sep 27, 2023 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday Oct 4, 2023 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday Oct 11, 2023 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Overview

In this drop-off pottery class, participants will create one wheel-thrown and one hand built vessel per two hour session. Projects will vary by week, see project schedule below. Participants will decorate their pieces in-studio; glazing will be completed by staff. Approximate pickup will be two weeks after the workshop (this is subject to change). Participants will be notified via email when their pieces are ready for pickup.

Materials & Firing Fee - included in registration fee.
This program is suitable for children ages 9-12.
Please note, this is an in-studio program.
Please contact programs@niagarapumphouse.ca for any questions.

Project Schedule
Week 1: Thrown - bowl
Handbuilt - trinket dish
Week 2: Thrown - vase
Handbuilt - coil bowl
Week 3: Thrown - cup
Handbuilt - mug
Week 4: Thrown - mug
Handbuilt - saucer

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Instructor - Aidan Frenette

Instructor - Aidan Frenette

Aidan is a visual artist from Niagara Falls. After graduating from Brock University's Studio Art program, Aidan continues to work as a professional artist independently. Aidan's preferred media are drawing, non-traditional photography, and ceramics.