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Nepean Visual Arts Centre

Nepean Visual Arts Centre, courses for Pottery in the fall

Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Functional handbuilding during the spring 2021
* Functional handbuilding during the summer 2021
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, Nov 9-Dec 14, $196.50 1582739
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   cancelled
  • Wed, 6:30 pm-9 pm, Nov 11-Dec 16, $196.50 1582779
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Handbuilding during the spring 2021
* Handbuilding during the summer 2021
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, Nov 9-Dec 14, $88.25 1582748
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Nov 10-Dec 15, $88.25 1582750
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 2 pm-5 pm, Nov 10-Dec 15, $88.25 1582751
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Nov 11-Dec 16, $88.25 1582752
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 2 pm-5 pm, Nov 11-Dec 16, $88.25 1582753
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Nov 12-Dec 17, $88.25 1582754
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 2 pm-5 pm, Nov 12-Dec 17, $88.25 1582756
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 5 pm-8 pm, Nov 13-Dec 18, $88.25 1582758
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Handbuilding - With parent during the spring 2021
* Handbuilding - With parent during the summer 2021
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, Nov 14-Dec 19, $306.75 1584014
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 12:45 pm-2:45 pm, Nov 14-Dec 19, $306.75 1584015
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 6 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 2021
* Handbuilding combo during the summer 2021
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, Nov 13-Dec 18, $196.50 1582782
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Wheel - Level 1 during the spring 2021
* Wheel - Level 1 during the summer 2021
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, Nov 10-Dec 15, $196.50 1582768
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 6:30 pm-9 pm, Nov 11-Dec 16, $196.50 1582776
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 6:30 pm-9 pm, Nov 12-Dec 17, $196.50 1582777
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Wheel - Level 1 during the spring 2021
* Wheel - Level 1 during the summer 2021
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, Nov 14-Dec 19, $225.00 1582785
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 1 pm-3 pm, Nov 14-Dec 19, $225.00 1582786
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 6 classes,   cancelled
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Wheel - Level 2 during the spring 2021
* Wheel - Level 2 during the summer 2021
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, Nov 9-Dec 14, $232.25 1582745
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Note: this course was offered during the fall and is no longer available for registration. Please try the following searches:
* Wheel studio during the spring 2021
* Wheel studio during the summer 2021
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, Nov 9-Dec 14, $88.25 1582747
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 2 pm-5 pm, Nov 10-Dec 15, $88.25 1582759
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Nov 11-Dec 16, $88.25 1582761
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 2 pm-5 pm, Nov 11-Dec 16, $88.25 1582763
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Nov 12-Dec 17, $88.25 1582764
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 2 pm-5 pm, Nov 14-Dec 19, $88.25 1582765
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 5 pm-8 pm, Nov 13-Dec 18, $88.25 1582766
    18 yrs+, 6 classes,   Register >
Map location of Nepean Visual Arts Centre
Nepean Visual Arts Centre
1701 Woodroffe AVE
Ottawa,ON
(613) 580-2828


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