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Wheel Throwing for Teens

This course is for Teens, 13+, who want to learn how to create pottery using the pottery wheel!

  • Starts Aug 10
  • 160 Canadian dollars
  • Burlington

6 spots left


Course Description

Start Date: August 10th, 2024 Finish Date: August 24, 2024 Time: 2pm-4pm Instructor: Lauren In this four week beginner level course students will learn the fundamental steps to create vessels (bowls, cups, and/ or dishes) using the pottery wheel. Students will be taught about the drying states of clay and how the firing process turns their clay work into functional ceramics. After creating their work students will learn different surface decoration techniques using coloured slips and glazes to complete their pieces. This course includes everything you need to create your pieces: step by step instruction, equipment, clay, tools, slip paint, firing and glazing. Who is this class for? Teens. 13 Years to 18 Years. This course is a great introduction to pottery. How long is the workshop? 2hrs with clean up included. The course takes place over four weeks. Hot Tips Jewellery might get in the way. Bring an apron or an old tshirt. Bring your inspiration. Picking up finished works: Pieces usually take 3-4 weeks to dry and go through the kiln firing process. We email students when their pieces are ready for pick up.


Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be made in writing by email to info@beyondpottery.ca Cancellations will be subject to the following: -Cancellations within 14 days of the start date will be charged the full course fee. -Cancellations within 15-28 days of the start date will be charged 50% of the course fee. -If the participant fails to attend the course the full course fees are payable. Terms and Conditions -Courses are for Adults 18+ unless otherwise stated -All courses are non-refundable -We require at least two week advance notice to reschedule a course, regardless of the date of booking. -There are no partial refunds for missed classes.


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