Four Week Pottery Course

In this workshop, you will learn to form and shape stoneware clay, using various techniques such as hand-building, wheel-throwing, and carving (kurinuki). The course culminates with making and glazing of mugs, cups, and/or bowls.

Class Dates

Thursday Oct 13, 2022 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday Oct 20, 2022 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday Oct 27, 2022 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Thursday Nov 3, 2022 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM


Instructor Debbie Whitehouse will introduce students to the techniques of creating functional and beautiful pottery pieces. Students will be guided through the process of making a bowl and mug, and learn ways to decorate their pieces by creating different textures, and glaze their work. Pieces will be fired in our on-site kiln and available for pickup at a later date.

Program fee includes a $20 Materials & Firing fee.

In-Studio Capacity will be limited to 8 participants.

By registering you confirm you understand and agree to abide by required Health and Safety protocols. Please familiarize yourself with our In-Studio Protocols.
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Registration will close on Monday, October 10 at 4:00 p.m.

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Instructor - Debbie Whitehouse

Instructor - Debbie Whitehouse

Living surrounded by a forest, and travelling to other spaces and gardens, yields inspiration for my work, in a variety of media: paint, sketch, clay, weaving and glass.

As a life member of the Pumphouse for a number of years, I am pleased to support this community of artists.