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Courses for Pottery, in the fall at the Nepean Visual Arts Centre

Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery Studio - Handbuilding during the spring 2019
* Pottery Studio - Handbuilding during the summer 2019
No instruction provided. Previous experience in any Nepean Visual Arts Centre pottery class is required. Participants must bring their own clay and tools. All clay MUST be purchased at the NVAC for a per bag fee.
  • Mon, 1 pm-4 pm, Sep 17-Dec 17, $162.75 1182372
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 6 pm-9 pm, Sep 18-Dec 4, $162.75 1182373
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 1 pm-4 pm, Sep 19-Dec 5, $162.75 1182374
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 9 am-noon, Sep 19-Dec 5, $162.75 1182375
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 1 pm-4 pm, Sep 20-Dec 6, $162.75 1182377
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 9 am-noon, Sep 20-Dec 6, $162.75 1182378
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 6 pm-9 pm, Sep 28-Dec 14, $162.75 1182381
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery Studio - Wheel during the spring 2019
* Pottery Studio - Wheel during the summer 2019
No instruction provided. Previous experience in any Nepean Visual Arts Centre pottery class is required. Participants must bring their own clay and tools. All clay MUST be purchased at the NVAC for a per bag fee.
  • Mon, 1 pm-4 pm, Sep 17-Dec 17, $162.75 1182386
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 6 pm-9 pm, Sep 18-Dec 4, $162.75 1182391
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 1 pm-4 pm, Sep 19-Dec 5, $162.75 1182392
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 9 am-noon, Sep 19-Dec 5, $162.75 1182393
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 9 am-noon, Sep 20-Dec 6, $162.75 1182394
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 1 pm-4 pm, Sep 20-Dec 6, $162.75 1182396
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 6 pm-9 pm, Sep 28-Dec 14, $162.75 1182405
    19 yrs+, 12 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Clay Wheel Workshops during the spring 2019
* Clay Wheel Workshops during the summer 2019
Ever wonder what it's like to throw on the potter's wheel?  Come alone or grab a friend and spend an fun afternoon learning how to center clay and make a couple of pots ! Supplies provided.
  • Fri, 1 pm-4 pm, Sep 28, $40.00 1182415
    19 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Fri, 1 pm-4 pm, Oct 26, $40.00 1182417
    19 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Fri, 1 pm-4 pm, Nov 23, $40.00 1182419
    19 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery - Functional Handbuilding during the spring 2019
* Pottery - Functional Handbuilding during the summer 2019
Create unique, functional and beautiful clay pieces for your home! Serving dishes, lamp bases, planters, jewelry boxes, vases, birdfeeders – the possibilities are endless. Learn basic handbuilding techniques: coil, slab and pinch pot methods. All levels welcome.
  • Mon, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Sep 17-Dec 3, $284.75 1182427
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 1 pm-3:30 pm, Sep 25-Nov 27, $284.75 1182430
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Handbuilding Combo during the spring 2019
* Handbuilding Combo during the summer 2019
Learn Wheel 1 throwing techniques and explore a variety of handbuilding methods like the slab roller and coils, to make functional forms. Surface decoration and glazing techniques will be covered.
  • Fri, 9:30 am-noon, Sep 28-Nov 30, $284.75 1183542
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery - Handbuilding Parent and Me during the spring 2019
* Pottery - Handbuilding Parent and Me during the summer 2019
Get messy with your little ones! Create a unique pottery piece together using simple handbuilding forms and techniques. Discover coils, slabs and pinching techniques. Recommended one adult per child.  Separate registration for each adult and child(ren).
  • Sun, 10 am-noon, Sep 30-Nov 4, $114.00 1182450
    19 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 1 pm-3 pm, Sep 30-Nov 4, $114.00 1182451
    19 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 10 am-noon, Nov 11-Dec 9, $114.00 1182452
    19 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 1 pm-3 pm, Nov 11-Dec 9, $114.00 1182453
    19 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery-Sculptural Handbuilding during the spring 2019
* Pottery-Sculptural Handbuilding during the summer 2019
Explore handbuilding construction techniques with a heavy emphasis on additional sculptural elements like the use of proportion and plane. Class is tailored appropriately to participant’s level. Some experience with clay is recommended.
  • Wed, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Sep 26-Nov 28, $284.75 1183553
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery - Special Projects during the spring 2019
* Pottery - Special Projects during the summer 2019
Do you have a special wheel work project in mind, but don’t know how to make it a reality? Our instructor will mentor you through to a finished product. Intermediate to advanced potters only.
  • Mon, 9:30 am-noon, Sep 24-Dec 3, $284.75 1183201
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery Wheel - Level 1 during the spring 2019
* Pottery Wheel - Level 1 during the summer 2019
Create basic vessel forms such as cylinders and bowls. Glazing, decorative techniques and application of handles will be introduced.
  • Wed, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Sep 26-Nov 28, $284.75 1183204
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Sep 27-Nov 29, $284.75 1183207
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 9:30 am-noon, Sep 25-Nov 27, $284.75 1183212
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery Wheel - Level 2 during the spring 2019
* Pottery Wheel - Level 2 during the summer 2019
Create pieces such as cylinders, plates and bowls. More advanced techniques: forming lids, surface decoration (carving and painting) with underglaze techniques, will be introduced.
  • Mon, 6:30 pm-9:30 pm, Oct 1-Dec 10, $341.75 1183228
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery Wheel Parent and Me during the spring 2019
* Pottery Wheel Parent and Me during the summer 2019
Learn wheel throwing techniques to create projects together in a freely creative environment. Discover how to throw on a potter’s wheel, trim, decorate and glaze. Recommended one adult per child.  Separate registration for each adult and child(ren).
  • Sun, 1:30 pm-3:30 pm, Sep 30-Dec 9, $227.75 1183240
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Handbuilding during the spring 2019
* Handbuilding during the summer 2019
Create sculptures and unique projects using traditional handbuilding techniques. Surface decorations, textures and glazing techniques will be introduced. Use your clay masterpiece at home.
  • Sat, 11 am-12:30 pm, Sep 29-Dec 15, $211.75 1183332
    7 yrs-9 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 9 am-10:30 am, Sep 29-Dec 15, $211.75 1183335
    7 yrs-9 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery - Wheel Parent and Me during the spring 2019
* Pottery - Wheel Parent and Me during the summer 2019
Learn wheel throwing techniques to create projects together in a freely creative environment. Discover how to throw on a potter’s wheel, trim, decorate and glaze. Recommended one adult per child.  Separate registration for each adult and child(ren).
  • Sun, 1:30 pm-3:30 pm, Sep 30-Dec 9, $201.75 1183498
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Handbuilding Parent and Me during the spring 2019
* Handbuilding Parent and Me during the summer 2019
Get messy with your little ones! Create a unique pottery piece together using simple handbuilding forms and techniques. Discover coils, slabs and pinching techniques. Recommended one adult per child.  Separate registration for each adult and child(ren).
  • Sun, 10 am-noon, Sep 30-Nov 4, $101.00 1183341
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 1 pm-3 pm, Sep 30-Nov 4, $101.00 1183342
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 10 am-noon, Nov 11-Dec 9, $101.00 1183344
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 1 pm-3 pm, Nov 11-Dec 9, $101.00 1183494
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery - Wheel - Level 1 during the spring 2019
* Pottery - Wheel - Level 1 during the summer 2019
Introduction to wheel throwing techniques. Create basic vessel forms such as cylinders and bowls. Glazing, decorative techniques and application of handles will be introduced.
  • Sat, 10 am-noon, Sep 29-Dec 8, $281.25 1183508
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 1 pm-3 pm, Sep 29-Dec 8, $281.25 1183511
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
Map location of Nepean Visual Arts Centre
Nepean Visual Arts Centre
1701 Woodroffe AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2828