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Hand Building & Wheel Throwing - In-Person Program

Hand Building & Wheel Throwing

Mixed Level Class

 

 

Create original functional sculptural or decorative pieces with hand-building and wheel throwing techniques.

Individual attention is given in these mixed level classes to ensure that each student acquires skills appropriate to their needs, ability, and creative aspirations. Ceramic skills are taught in a sequential manner. The cost of the course includes one block of clay, glazes and all firings.

 

 

About the Instructors

Michelle Mendlowitz is a Toronto based ceramic Artist. She received a Bachelor of Design from the Ontario College of Art and Design in 2005. Since graduating she has continued a studio practice, exhibiting and teaching.

 

Dianne Lee is a ceramic artist making small-batch functional ware and working independently and collaboratively on installation and video. Dianne is a graduate of OCAD University and spent many years working in England and New Zealand and exhibiting in Canada and the United States. From 2013 to 2018 Dianne ran a pottery program at Creative Works Studio, a studio for adults living with persistent mental illness and/or addiction. Lee was a board member of FUSION – The Ontario Clay and Class Association from 2015 to 2018 and an artist-in-residence at Medalta in Medicine Hat, Alberta in August of 2016. Dianne currently teaches out of her east end Toronto studio and is class assistant for the ceramic studio at OCAD university.

 

Hannun Lyn is a ceramic artist living and working in Toronto, Ontario. She studied at Sheridan College - School of Craft and Design (2004) and has maintained a professional studio practice since. Her ceramics branch off into two distinct bodies of work wherein she produces a line of paper-thin porcelain objects and domestic functional objects. Her work has been exhibited throughout Canada and the United States. 

 

Testimonials

Pottery classes with Dianne have always been the highlight of my week. I am in awe of her warm and flexible style of teaching and how she brings her vast expertise to support whatever technique or project each student is interested in pursuing.

Leora Stipelman, someone who is eager to be a returning student.

 

 

Clay is a medium that can be learned and enjoyed by anyone, at any age, and offers something for everyone. There is so much to explore, from hand-building to working on the wheel, sculpture and more. The possibilities are endless. And our instructor, Dianne Lee, fosters and environment that ensures we are always exploring new challenges with the clay and developing our skills, while creating an atmosphere that is calm, positive, uplifting and encouraging for everyone.

Eileen Shuchat, Prosserman JCC Ceramics Student for more than 20 years.

 

 

Questions? Please contact Andrea at [email protected]

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Day Time # of lessons Spots Available Member Value Fee Regular Fee Code
Hand Building and Wheel Throwing. Jan 10 - Mar 21. MONDAY EVENINGS 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM 10 CA$330.00 CA$400.00 VIAHB06WI22P
Hand Building and Wheel Throwing. Jan 11 - Mar 15. TUESDAY AFTERNOONS 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 10 CA$330.00 CA$400.00 VIAHB07WI22P
Hand Building and Wheel Throwing. Jan 11 - Mar 15. TUESDAY EVENINGS 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM 10 CA$330.00 CA$400.00 VIAHB08WI22P
Hand Building and Wheel Throwing. Jan 12 - Mar 16. WEDNESDAY MORNINGS 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM 10 CA$330.00 CA$400.00 VIAHB09WI22P
Hand Building and Wheel Throwing. Jan 12 - Mar 16. WEDNESDAY AFTERNOONS 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM 10 CA$330.00 CA$400.00 VIAHB10WI22P
Hand Building and Wheel Throwing. Jan 12 - Mar 16. WEDNESDAY EVENINGS 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM 10 CA$330.00 CA$400.00 VIAHB11WI22P
Hand Building and Wheel Throwing. Jan 13 - Mar 17. THURSDAY MORNINGS 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM 10 CA$330.00 CA$400.00 VIAHB12WI22P
Hand Building and Wheel Throwing. Jan 13 - Mar 17. THURSDAY AFTERNOONS 1:30 PM - 4:30 PM 10 CA$330.00 CA$400.00 VIAHB13WI22P


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