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

Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery Studio - Handbuilding during the fall 2018
* Pottery Studio - Handbuilding during the winter 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, 9 am-noon, Apr 9-Jun 18, $128.00 1142542
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 1 pm-4 pm, Apr 9-Jun 18, $128.00 1142547
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 1 pm-4 pm, Apr 10-Jun 12, $128.00 1142551
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 6 pm-9 pm, Apr 10-Jun 12, $128.00 1142567
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 1 pm-4 pm, Apr 11-Jun 13, $128.00 1142575
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 1 pm-4 pm, Apr 12-Jun 14, $128.00 1142608
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 9 am-noon, Apr 12-Jun 14, $128.00 1142609
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 6 pm-9 pm, Apr 13-Jun 15, $128.00 1142610
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 9 am-noon, Apr 10-Jun 12, $128.00 1151440
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery Studio - Wheel during the fall 2018
* Pottery Studio - Wheel during the winter 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.
  • Tue, 1 pm-4 pm, Apr 10-Jun 12, $128.00 1142613
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 6 pm-9 pm, Apr 10-Jun 12, $128.00 1142616
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 1 pm-4 pm, Apr 11-Jun 13, $128.00 1142618
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 9 am-noon, Apr 12-Jun 14, $128.00 1142620
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 1 pm-4 pm, Apr 12-Jun 14, $128.00 1142621
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 6 pm-9 pm, Apr 13-Jun 15, $128.00 1142622
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Clay Wheel Workshops during the fall 2018
* Clay Wheel Workshops during the winter 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, Apr 20, $40.00 1142624
    19 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Fri, 1 pm-4 pm, May 11, $40.00 1142626
    19 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
  • Fri, 1 pm-4 pm, Jun 15, $40.00 1142627
    19 yrs+, 1 class,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery - Functional Handbuilding during the fall 2018
* Pottery - Functional Handbuilding during the winter 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, Apr 9-Jun 18, $284.75 1142630
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 1 pm-3:30 pm, Apr 10-Jun 12, $284.75 1142633
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery - Handbuilding Parent and Me during the fall 2018
* Pottery - Handbuilding Parent and Me during the winter 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, 1 pm-3 pm, Apr 8-May 6, $114.00 1142645
    19 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 10 am-noon, Apr 8-May 6, $114.00 1142646
    19 yrs+, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery-Sculptural Handbuilding during the fall 2018
* Pottery-Sculptural Handbuilding during the winter 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, Apr 11-Jun 13, $284.75 1142634
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery - Special Projects during the fall 2018
* Pottery - Special Projects during the winter 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, Apr 9-Jun 18, $284.75 1142647
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery Wheel - Level 1 during the fall 2018
* Pottery Wheel - Level 1 during the winter 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, Apr 11-Jun 13, $284.75 1143108
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 9:30 am-noon, Apr 10-Jun 12, $284.75 1143118
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 7 pm-9:30 pm, Apr 12-Jun 14, $284.75 1143143
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery Wheel - Level 2 during the fall 2018
* Pottery Wheel - Level 2 during the winter 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, Apr 9-Jun 25, $341.75 1143777
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery Wheel Parent and Me during the fall 2018
* Pottery Wheel Parent and Me during the winter 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, Apr 8-Jun 17, $227.75 1143946
    19 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Handbuilding during the fall 2018
* Handbuilding during the winter 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, Apr 14-Jun 23, $197.25 1144919
    7 yrs-9 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 9 am-10:30 am, Apr 14-Jun 23, $197.25 1144920
    7 yrs-9 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Handbuilding Parent and Me during the fall 2018
* Handbuilding Parent and Me during the winter 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, Apr 8-May 6, $101.00 1144933
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
  • Sun, 1 pm-3 pm, Apr 8-May 6, $101.00 1144966
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 5 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery - Wheel Parent and Me during the fall 2018
* Pottery - Wheel Parent and Me during the winter 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, Apr 8-Jun 17, $201.75 1144976
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the spring and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Pottery - Wheel - Level 1 during the fall 2018
* Pottery - Wheel - Level 1 during the winter 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, Apr 7-Jun 16, $260.50 1144982
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 1 pm-3 pm, Apr 7-Jun 16, $260.50 1144983
    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