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Nepean Visual Arts Centre

Nepean Visual Arts Centre, courses for Pottery in the fall

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, Sep 19-Nov 28, $317.25 1631371
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
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, Sep 19-Nov 28, $156.75 1629025
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Sep 20-Nov 22, $156.75 1629035
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 2 pm-5 pm, Sep 20-Nov 22, $156.75 1629058
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Sep 21-Nov 23, $156.75 1629059
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 2 pm-5 pm, Sep 21-Nov 23, $156.75 1629060
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Sep 22-Nov 24, $156.75 1629061
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 2 pm-5 pm, Sep 22-Nov 24, $156.75 1629062
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 5 pm-8 pm, Sep 23-Nov 25, $156.75 1629063
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
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).
  • Sat, 10 am-noon, Sep 24-Dec 10, $254.00 1632208
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Sep 24-Dec 10, $254.00 1632211
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 10 am-noon, Sep 24-Dec 10, $224.75 1632215
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 12:30 pm-2:30 pm, Sep 24-Dec 10, $224.75 1632218
    6 yrs-10 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
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, 10:30 am-1 pm, Sep 20-Nov 22, $317.25 1629210
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 6:30 pm-9 pm, Sep 20-Nov 22, $317.25 1632225
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 6:30 pm-9 pm, Sep 21-Nov 23, $317.25 1632228
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 6:30 pm-9 pm, Sep 22-Nov 24, $317.25 1632234
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 12:30 pm-3 pm, Sep 23-Nov 25, $317.25 1632226
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
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 24-Dec 3, $355.50 1629211
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Sat, 1 pm-3 pm, Sep 24-Dec 3, $355.50 1629213
    11 yrs-14 yrs, 10 classes,   Register >
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, 10 am-1 pm, Sep 19-Nov 28, $380.75 1632241
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Mon, 6:15 pm-9:15 pm, Sep 19-Nov 28, $380.75 1632244
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
No instruction provided. Previous experience in any Nepean Visual Arts Centre or McNabb Pottery Studio pottery class is required. Participants must bring their own clay and tools. All clay MUST be purchased at the NVAC or McNabb for a per bag fee.
  • Mon, 2 pm-5 pm, Sep 19-Nov 28, $156.75 1629065
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Tue, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Sep 20-Nov 22, $156.75 1629066
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   cancelled
  • Tue, 2 pm-5 pm, Sep 20-Nov 22, $156.75 1629067
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Sep 21-Nov 23, $156.75 1629079
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Wed, 2 pm-5 pm, Sep 21-Nov 23, $156.75 1629102
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 10:15 am-1:15 pm, Sep 22-Nov 24, $156.75 1629111
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Thu, 2 pm-5 pm, Sep 22-Nov 24, $156.75 1629114
    18 yrs+, 10 classes,   Register >
  • Fri, 5 pm-8 pm, Sep 23-Nov 25, $156.75 1629118
    18 yrs+, 10 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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