[caption id="attachment_7001" align="alignnone" width="300"] Photo courtesy James K. Farrell[/caption] In this 5 day intensive workshop, Noriko Masuda will share various industry techniques in plasterwork that she learned during her training in Stoke-on-Trent. Learn to design and make your own plaster prototypes on the plaster lathe, bench whirler, or by hand-carving; learn to plan and make the...

This 5 day intensive workshop for intermediate to advanced levels will give participants an opportunity to develop new directions in their work. The workshop will include a wide range of working methods, including plaster form making, hand building in clay, tile making and carving, slab dish making, wheel thrown work (throwing, trimming, altering), pre-glazing and glazing techniques,...

 

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...

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Our Saturday workshops are a great way to spend two Saturdays, creating and enjoying the company of others.  This spring we are offering four different Saturday sessions, each one dedicated to the creation of something new and unique and no experience required!  Register for one or choose to register for all four-it’s your choice! Instructors are Medalta’s resident artists, who come from...

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Medalta's adult pottery courses are great opportunities to explore your creativity and use your hands to create something of your own. Whether the only clay you've ever touched was dug out of your back yard when you were five years old or you're an experienced potter, these classes are for you. Instructors are Medalta's resident artists, who come from across Canada and around the world to wo...