have a clay experience!
Find yourself behind the potter's wheel making your own magical creations. You can learn pottery at any age. The Pottery Garden offers five classes catering to different age ranges, levels and interests.
Hand Building - Juniors (Pay as You Go)
This class targets beginners ages 6 - 12 who just want to experiment with pottery. The basics of hand building pottery techniques are taught, including pinching, coiling and slab building.
When: 1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month
Time: 12:30 -1:45 p.m.
Hand Building - Adults (Pay As You Go)
This class targets beginners ages 14 and up who just want to experiment with pottery. The basics of hand building pottery techniques are taught, including pinching, coiling and slab building.
When: 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month
Time: 12:30 -2:30 p.m.
Hand Building - Adults (Prepaid 8-Session Course)
This course targets ages 16 and up who are interested in a more structured programme where they can learn the basics at a more advanced level and develop and hone their skills over a 8 session period. The course will also cover glazing and firing of pots.
When: Every Saturday, starting June 1, 2019
Time: 2:45 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Fee: $238/person (8 sessions )
Wheel Throwing - Adults (Pay as You Go)
This class targets adults who are interested in an introduction to the potter's wheel. The class teaches how to prepare clay for throwing and the basics of how pots are made on the wheel. Persons have to chance to experiment on the potter's wheel.
When: Every Saturday
Time: 10:00 a.m. to noon
Wheel Throwing - Adults (Prepaid 8-Session Course)
This class targets adults who are interested in building their skills on the potter's wheel. The class teaches how to prepare clay for throwing and the basics of how pots are made on the wheel. Persons will learn how to throw different forms on the wheel, including bowls and cylinders, how to take pots off wheel and to how to trim the foot of a pot. Special techniques such as throwing off the hump and throwing a closed form will be taught.
When: One (1) session per week
Time: Contact The Pottery Garden to arrange schedule
Fee: $272/person (8 sessions)
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Classes must be booked in advance. To book a class, please fill the interest form below or call, email or Facebook message us. See our contact page for details.
Fees include access to all materials and tools. If you wish to fire and keep your piece please note that a small fee applies.
Pottery is a very hands on experience - we recommend wearing something you are willing to get a bit messy!
Due to COVID-19, all students are required to come to class with a face mask. Gloves are provided to students if desired.