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Pottery on the Wheel

Try your hand at making your own clay works of functional art in Greater Saint John’s community arts centre’s pottery studio. Sign up now and join professional potters Molly Davidson, Joanna Pottle, and Helen Stanley for these fantastic classes, working on the wheel and handbuilding! Space is limited to only four students per class for plenty of time on the wheel …

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Make Some Mugs (or Bowls!)

Everyone loves to enjoy their beverages in handmade mugs (and snacks in handmade bowls!) In this class, students will join Molly Davidson for two Saturdays to make a set of mugs or bowls on the wheel, learn creative handbuilding techniques, and create unique handles for their mugs. Make them tall or wide, ornate or simple. Step into the rhythm of …

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Handbuilt Pottery

Have you always wanted to work with clay?  Well here’s your opportunity!  Join Karen Knight from “Soul Impressions Handbuilt Claywork” in a four week session of handbuilding. In a fun and relaxing environment, you’ll learn the handbuilding techniques of pinching, coiling and slabwork.  The creative possibilities are endless.  Design pieces that interest you.  Come and fall in love with clay! Two …

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Pottery on the Wheel with Joanna Pottle

Try your hand at making your own clay works of functional art in Greater Saint John’s community arts centre’s pottery studio. Sign up now and join professional potter Joanna Pottle for these fantastic classes, working on the wheel and handbuilding! Space is limited to only four students per class for plenty of time on the wheel and hands-on personal instruction. Fall …

Make Some Mugs (or Bowls)

Everyone loves to enjoy their beverages & meals in handmade mugs & bowls. In this class, students make a set of mugs (or bowls) on the wheel, sculpt unique handles for their mugs, and paint the finished forms. Design your own pottery theme, such as: animals, flowers, words of inspiration. Make them tall or wide, ornate or simple. Step into …

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Sculpture SJ 2020: Intro to Soapstone Carving

Sculpture Saint John workshops are back for 2020! This workshop offers some theory of sculpture and an examination of different sculpting techniques. The objective of the workshop is to complete your own stone sculpture from concept to final presentation in an easy step-by-step process! Students will be taught to develop a feel for the stone and how to use a …

Sculpture SJ 2020: Intro to Basket Making

In this introduction to traditional basket making, Ralph Simpson will teach participants how to weave plant fibre into small baskets. 2 sessions to choose from: Saturday, August 22 or Sunday, August 23, 2020 • 9AM-5PM (1 hour break for lunch) • Cost: $100, all materials included About the instructor: Ralph Simpson is a Fredericton-based artist whose professional career and artistic …

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