slab-building-medalta-with-sarah-pike

 

In this 5 day workshop, Sarah Pike will lead students into her slab-building world. Explore different ways to apply texture by carving stamps and texture tools of your own. Learn the intricacies of Sarah's ideal slab; how to roll it and how to apply your unique textures to it. Shape those beautifully rolled slabs into a variety of forms, both simple and complex. Learn how to build yo...

2017-summer-programs-medalta

Join us this summer in the Historic “PLAY” District!  Registration opens February 27, 2017 at 10am. We are set for another summer full of creating, learning, and, well, just plain old having fun!  It will be a fantastic summer and we look forward to sharing in all of the memories that will be made! Programming runs each day from 9am to 4pm.  We do not offer before or after program car...

In September 2013, Medalta asked Vipoo Srivilasa to invite four leading artists from across Southeast Asia to work in Medalta's studios in Medicine Hat, Alberta, Canada, alongside our resident artists from across Canada and the United States.

In May 2013, Medalta asked Steve Grimmer of the University of Manitoba to invite artists, designers and researcherd to Medalta for three weeks in order to explore two convergent technologies of ceramics and 3D printing.

During the first half of the twentieth century, Medicine Hat, Alberta was the epicenter of a dominant Canadian ceramic ceramic industry. Today, most of the century-old brick & steel buildings are intact. Outside, four iconic beehive kilns greet visitors to an early i...