Develop your skills and create exceptional ceramic pieces in 10 specialized sessions. You’ll go through basic techniques to make beautiful things with your hands, master the art of throwing for elegant creations and diversify artistic touches to personalize your works,

Get ready to get your hands dirty (and your pottery!) at this ceramics workshop, where getting your hands dirty has never been so much fun! Roll up your sleeves with Solange!

During these 10 sessions, you will discover and deepen :

  • The basics of hand-building
  • The basics of wheel throwing
  • How to paint your ceramics
  • How to decorate your ceramics

Workshop content:

  • Week 1 -Introduction to wheel throwing and hand building and preparation of test tiles to test glaze colors.
  • Week 2 – Continuing the basics of throwing and hand-building and painting our tiles.
  • Weeks 3 to 9 – Explore different hand and wheel building techniques. Participants will have the opportunity to create several pieces and deepen their knowledge, as we fire the works in the kiln every week or so.
  • Week 10 – Finalizing your work!

Practical details :

  • Dates and times:
    Mondays from 7pm to 9pm
    January 15, 22, 29
    February 5, 12, 26
    March 4, 11, 18, 25
  • Cost: $300 (plus taxes and service charges)
    Instructor: Solange Roy, a passionate expert who will enthusiastically guide you through the creative process.
  • Prerequisites: No previous experience required. Just come ready to get your hands dirty, explore your creativity and immerse yourself in the captivating world of ceramics.
  • Materials to bring (what participants need to bring):
    Kemper PTK Pottery Tool Kit – $34.95
    Cleanup Sponge – $3.95
    Buffstone Plainsman Clay, 20 kg – $28.60

All materials can be purchased at The Sounding Stone, 104 Trottier Bay, Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3T 3Y5.

How to register:

Places are limited to 10 people per workshop, so be sure to reserve your place now for this experience. To register, please fill in the “Registration” form above. Once the form has been completed, an invoice will be sent to you. If you have any questions, please contact Mélanie Rey by e-mail at mrey@ccfm.mb.ca