Wheel 101

Learn the absolute basics of throwing on a motorized wheel! Please note there are two sessions for this program; one afternoon (2:00 PM - 4:00 PM) and one evening (6:00 PM - 8:00 PM).

Type:In-Studio Workshop
Level:No previous experience required


Members$64.00 Sold Out
Public$74.00 Sold Out

Class Dates

Tuesday Apr 18, 2023 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


From centering to finishing, instructor Rob Dorante will cover the basic skills essential for anyone looking to dive into pottery. Participants will create two pieces, and will select a glaze to be completed by staff at a later date. Finished pieces will be ready for pickup approximately two weeks following the workshop (this is subject to change).

Materials & Firing Fee - built in to registration fee
Please note, this is an in-studio program.
Masks not required, but appreciated.
In-studio capacity will be limited to 4 participants.
Please familiarize yourself with our Health & Safety Protocols.
By registering you confirm you understand and agree to abide by required protocols.
Please contact programs@niagarapumphouse.ca for any questions.

Instructor - Rob Dorante

Instructor - Rob Dorante

Rob is a ceramist living and working in the Niagara Region. He makes both practical and impractical porcelain ware.