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Child Tuesday afternoon class

Child Tuesday afternoon class

Tuesday afternoon class

Course overview with Tony Steel

In a term, students will explore a range of handbuilding and wheelthrown projects as well as glaze and fire their work.

START DATE

Tuesday
4 February
 2020  

AGE

Students age 5+

TIME

4.00pm–5.30pm

WHERE

Workshop 2

CLASS SIZE

Max 12 students

COST

$195

Tony Steel

Teacher

Dates and duration: Term 1

9 weeks from Saturday 8 February to Saturday 11 April 2020.
Our term classes run for one and a half hours.

The Class includes

All clay and firing.

What you will learn

In a term, students will explore a range of handbuilding and wheelthrown projects. They will learn to refine their work, make a range of different sculptural and functional items and be supported to develop their own ideas.
Parents are welcome to enrol as students, but parents attending as observers in the classroom will be at the discretion of Canberra Potters and is subject to the provision of a current Working with Vulnerable People card.

About the teacher

Tony graduated from the Australian National University with a Bachelor of Arts (Sculpture), Canberra School of Arts in 1995. Since that time Tony has had numerous exhibitions and commissions many in the realm of public and community art. His involvement with the Canberra Potters dates back to 2014 when he taught a special needs group of students from Belconnen Community Services. During these classes he championed the positive effect working with clay can have on those with disabilities. Tony has since been regularly engaged to teach during our popular school holiday program.
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Address

1 Aspinall Street Watson
Canberra Australia.

Phone

General Enquiries
02 6241 1670
Class Enquiries
02 6241 7800

Child Saturday morning class

Child Saturday morning class

Saturday morning class

Course overview with Alex De Vos

In a term, students will explore a range of handbuilding and wheelthrown projects as well as glaze and fire their work.

START DATE

Saturday
8 February 2020

AGE

Students age 5+

TIME

9.30am–11.00pm

WHERE

Workshop 1

CLASS SIZE

Max 12 students

COST

$195

Alex De Vos

Teacher

Dates and duration: Term 1

9 weeks from Saturday 8 February to Saturday 11 April 2020. 
Our term classes run for one and a half hours.

The Class includes

All clay and firing.

What you will learn

In a term, students will explore a range of handbuilding and wheelthrown projects. They will learn to refine their work, make a range of different sculptural and functional items and be supported to develop their own ideas.
Parents are welcome to enrol as students, but parents attending as observers in the classroom will be at the discretion of Canberra Potters and is subject to the provision of a current Working with Vulnerable People card.

About the teacher

Alex’s interest in medieval history is reflected in the forms and decorative techniques that he employs in his work. He uses sgraffito to decorate forms based on Byzantine pottery, although he uses stoneware clays for their strength, a result of working in Canada for a year. The other main technique that he uses is salt-firing where a glaze is formed by adding salt to a kiln at high (stoneware) temperatures. His liking for fantasy creatures is also reflected in the dragons and gargoyles that frequently form decorative or design elements of his work.
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Address

1 Aspinall Street Watson
Canberra Australia.

Phone

General Enquiries
02 6241 1670
Class Enquiries
02 6241 7800

Child Saturday 2 Class

Child Saturday 2 Class

Child Saturday 2 Class

In a term, students will explore a range of hand-building and wheel thrown projects as well as glaze and fire their work.

Alex De Vos

Teacher

Details

Age
5+
Time
10.45–12.15am
Class size
9 children maximum

$174

Per child term fee

Dates

One and a half hours per class

8 weeks starting Saturday 9 February to Saturday 6 April 2019.

Book now below.

 

Hand-building and wheel-thrown courses start in February 2019

 

Canberra Potters classes do not run on long weekends. The cost of the course has been adjusted to reflect this.

Canberra Day long weekend shortens normal 9 week course.

 

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Students work from previous classes

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Address

1 Aspinall Street Watson
Canberra Australia.

Phone

General Enquiries
02 6241 1670
Class Enquiries
02 6241 7800

Child Saturday 3 Class

Child Saturday 3 Class

Child Saturday 3 Class

In a term, students will explore a range of hand-building and wheel thrown projects as well as glaze and fire their work.

Katrina Leske

Teacher

Details

Age
5+
Time
12.30–2.00pm
Class size
9 children maximum

$174

Per child term fee

Dates

One and a half hours per class

8 weeks starting Saturday 9 February to Saturday 6 April 2019.

Book now below.

 

Hand-building and wheel-thrown courses start in February 2019

 

Canberra Potters classes do not run on long weekends. The cost of the course has been adjusted to reflect this.

Canberra Day long weekend shortens normal 9 week course.

 

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Students work from previous classes

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Address

1 Aspinall Street Watson
Canberra Australia.

Phone

General Enquiries
02 6241 1670
Class Enquiries
02 6241 7800

Child Saturday morning class

Child Monday Home-school class

Monday morning class

Home-school

Course overview with Alex De Vos

In a term, students will explore a range of handbuilding and wheelthrown projects as well as glaze and fire their work.

START DATE

Monday 
3 February 2020

AGE

Students age 5+

TIME

10.00am–11.30am

WHERE

Workshop 1

CLASS SIZE

Max 12 students

COST

$195

Alex De Vos

Teacher

Dates and duration: Term 1

9 weeks starting Monday 3 February to Monday 30 March 2020.
Our term classes run for one and a half hours.

The Class includes

All clay and firing.

What you will learn

In a term, students will explore a range of handbuilding and wheelthrown projects. They will learn to refine their work, make a range of different sculptural and functional items and be supported to develop their own ideas.
Parents are welcome to enrol as students, but parents attending as observers in the classroom will be at the discretion of Canberra Potters and is subject to the provision of a current Working with Vulnerable People card.

About the teacher

Alex’s interest in medieval history is reflected in the forms and decorative techniques that he employs in his work. He uses sgraffito to decorate forms based on Byzantine pottery, although he uses stoneware clays for their strength, a result of working in Canada for a year. The other main technique that he uses is salt-firing where a glaze is formed by adding salt to a kiln at high (stoneware) temperatures. His liking for fantasy creatures is also reflected in the dragons and gargoyles that frequently form decorative or design elements of his work.
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Address

1 Aspinall Street Watson
Canberra Australia.

Phone

General Enquiries
02 6241 1670
Class Enquiries
02 6241 7800