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

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, 6:30 pm-9 pm, Oct 19-Nov 23, $196.50 1582739
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Wed, 6:30 pm-9 pm, Oct 14-Nov 18, $196.50 1582779
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
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, 2 pm-5 pm, Oct 19-Nov 23, $88.25 1582748
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Tue, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Oct 13-Nov 17, $88.25 1582750
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Tue, 2 pm-5 pm, Oct 13-Nov 17, $88.25 1582751
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Wed, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Oct 14-Nov 18, $88.25 1582752
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Wed, 2 pm-5 pm, Oct 14-Nov 18, $88.25 1582753
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Thu, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Oct 15-Nov 19, $88.25 1582754
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Thu, 2 pm-5 pm, Oct 15-Nov 19, $88.25 1582756
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Fri, 5 pm-8 pm, Oct 16-Nov 20, $88.25 1582758
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
Get messy with your little ones! Create a unique pottery piece together using simple handbuilding forms and techniques. Discover coils, slabs and pinching techniques. One child and parent pair per registration. Supplies will be provided.
  • Sat, 9:45 am-11:45 am, Oct 17-Nov 21, $306.75 1584014
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Sat, 12:45 pm-2:45 pm, Oct 17-Nov 21, $306.75 1584015
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
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, 12:30 pm-3 pm, Oct 16-Nov 20, $196.50 1582782
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
Create basic vessel forms such as cylinders and bowls. Glazing, decorative techniques and application of handles will be introduced. For beginner or early stage potters only.
  • Tue, 10 am-12:30 pm, Oct 13-Nov 17, $196.50 1582768
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Wed, 6:30 pm-9 pm, Oct 14-Nov 18, $196.50 1582776
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Thu, 6:30 pm-9 pm, Oct 15-Nov 19, $196.50 1582777
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
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, Oct 17-Nov 21, $225.00 1582785
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Sat, 1 pm-3 pm, Oct 17-Nov 21, $225.00 1582786
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
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, 6:15 pm-9:15 pm, Oct 19-Nov 23, $232.25 1582745
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
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, 2 pm-5 pm, Oct 19-Nov 23, $88.25 1582747
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Tue, 2 pm-5 pm, Oct 13-Nov 17, $88.25 1582759
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Wed, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Oct 14-Nov 18, $88.25 1582761
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Wed, 2 pm-5 pm, Oct 14-Nov 18, $88.25 1582763
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Thu, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Oct 15-Nov 19, $88.25 1582764
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Thu, 2 pm-5 pm, Oct 15-Nov 19, $88.25 1582765
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
  • Fri, 5 pm-8 pm, Oct 16-Nov 20, $88.25 1582766
    18 yrs+, 6 classes, registration starts Oct 5
Map location of Nepean Visual Arts Centre
Nepean Visual Arts Centre
1701 Woodroffe AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2828