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 - 4:00 PM) and one evening (6:00 - 8:00 PM)

Level:No previous experience required

Class Dates

Tuesday Nov 14, 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 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.