Course List


REGISTRATION STARTS DECEMBER 13th
Classes run January 23 - April 2, 2017

It is easy to sign up for a class! We need your name, contact info, and a payment.
We will take payment over the phone with visa or master card.
Pay in person with debit or cash.
**A payment must be taken to secure your spot in the class.**

Class registrations are first come first booked.

Call us! (always the best way to sign up)

Call Alexis, our Studio Coordinator, at 902-492-2524. If you're leaving a message, please make sure to - Leave your Name, Number, and the Class you want to sign up for. If you're in a hurry, you can also call Becky, our Administrative Coordinator at 902-492-2522.

Or register in person! Come see us at 1061 (Mary E Black Gallery) or 1096 (The Studios) Marginal Rd.

Date / Time Title Description Costs Type Instructor(s)
Jan 26, 2017
Thursdays, 4:00 - 6:00 pm (no class March 16)
20 hours/8 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jan 19, 2017
00. Pottery for Youths Session 1: Teens (15 +)

This is a chance for teens or children to be introduced to clay and try something new. Students will be taught the basic techniques of hand-building and will try throwing on the pottery wheel.

$225 (clay included)

Youth Kate Grey BFA
Jan 26, 2017
Thursdays, 4:00 - 6:00 pm
12 hours/6 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jan 19, 2017
00. Pottery for Youths Session 2: Preteens (12 -14)

This is a chance for teens or children to be introduced to clay and try something new. Students will be taught the basic techniques of hand-building and will try throwing on the pottery wheel.

$135 (clay included)

Youth Kate Grey BFA
Jan 29, 2017
Sundays, 9:30 - 11:30 am
12 hours/6 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jan 22, 2017
00. Pottery for Youths Session 3: Kids (9-11)

This is a chance for teens or children to be introduced to clay and try something new. Students will be taught the basic techniques of hand-building and will try throwing on the pottery wheel.

$135 (clay included)

Youth Kate Grey BFA
Feb 18, 2017
Saturday, 10:30 - 4:30 pm
6 hours/1 day

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Feb 10, 2017
01. Beginner Wood turning: Session 1 Hardwood Bowl

NEW! Students will learn the basics of faceplate turning in one of the beginner woodturning workshops.

$90 + materials fee $35 payable to instructor on first day of class

Wood Gordon Marshall
Mar 04, 2017
Saturday, 10:30 - 4:30 pm
6 hours/1 day

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Feb 24, 2017
01. Beginner Wood turning: Session 2 Hardwood Tray

NEW! Students will learn the basics of faceplate turning in one of the beginner woodturning workshops.

$90 + materials fee $35 payable to instructor on first day of class

Wood Gordon Marshall
Feb 04, 2017
Saturday, 10:30 - 4:30 pm
6 hours/1 day

Class size: 5 (beginner bowl or plate class completed or equal)
Registration Closes: Jan 27, 2017
02. Intermediate Woodturning Session 1 Hardwood Bowl w/ Decorative Rim

NEW! Students will turn a functional hardwood bowl or plate. Discussions of the pros and cons of using a glue block, faceplate, or a mechanical chuck for holding the blank while turning.

$90 + materials fee $35 payable to instructor on first day of class

Wood Gordon Marshall
Feb 05, 2017
Sunday, 10:30 - 4:30pm
6 hours / 1 day

Class size: 5 (beginner bowl or plate class completed or equal)
Registration Closes: Jan 27, 2017
02. Intermediate Woodturning Session 2: Hardwood Plate w/ Decorative Rim

NEW! Students will turn a functional hardwood bowl or plate. Discussions of the pros and cons of using a glue block, faceplate, or a mechanical chuck for holding the blank while turning.

$90 + materials fee $35 payable to instructor on first day of class

Wood Gordon Marshall
Jan 24, 2017
Tuesdays, 6:00 - 10:00 pm
28 hours/7 weeks

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jan 17, 2017
03. Women in Woodworking: Arts and Crafts-style Bookshelf

NEW!  Learn about joinery, lamination, and how to use both large machines and hand tools while creating a cozy, beautiful bookshelf from clear pine.

$400 + materials fee $100 payable to the instructor on first day of class

Wood Veronica Post
Feb 11, 2017
Saturday, 12:00 - 5:00 pm
5 hours/1 day

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Feb 06, 2017
04. Women in Wood Working: Hand Tools

NEW!  There is a lot to learn about common household tools; did you know that drills have useful attachments and accessories that can make using them easier, and your round-the-house jobs more attr

$75 + materials fee $50 payable to the instructor on first day of class

Wood Veronica Post
Jan 26, 2017
Thursdays, 6:00 - 10:00 pm
32 hours/ 8 weeks

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jan 19, 2017
05. Shaker Console Table

A great project for experienced or beginner alike! Students will learn about milling, joinery, furniture design and finishing while creating a shaker-style console table from Ash.

$460 + materials fee $160 payable to the instructor on first day of class

Wood Veronica Post
Feb 25, 2017
Saturday & Sunday, 12:00 - 5:00 pm
10 hours/2 days

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Feb 17, 2017
06. Make an End-Grain Cutting Board or Pizza Board!

NEW!  Lots of lessons are packed into this short course, including use of the jointer, planer, tablesaw, bandsaw and finishing tools and food-safe finishes!

$145 + materials fee $85 payable to the instructor on first day of class

Wood Veronica Post
Jan 24, 2017
Tuesdays, 6:30 - 9:30 pm
21 hours/7 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jan 17, 2017
07. Intro to Ceramic Vessels

Students will be introduced to a wide variety of ceramic techniques by means of form and surface explorations.

$235 (red clay included)

Ceramics Julian Covey
Jan 28, 2017
Saturdays, 6:30 - 9:30 pm
30 hours/10 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jan 17, 2017
08. Intro to Ceramics II

NEW!  Students will learn the basic techniques of working with clay from wheel thrown to hand building.  This 10-week course will allow students to develop a style of work and experiment with vario

$340 (red clay included)

Ceramics Ryan Tingley BFA
Jan 23, 2017
Mondays, 6:30 - 9:30 pm
30 hours/10 weeks

Class size: 6 (some experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jan 16, 2017
09. Throwing: Basics & Beyond

This class is for students to learn to expand their techniques of throwing on the potter’s wheel and handbuilding.

$340 (clay included)

Ceramics
Jan 22, 2017
Sundays, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
24 hours / 8 weeks (No class on Feb. 19 & Mar. 19)

Class size: 6 (some experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jan 15, 2017
10. Potters with Experience

This course is for students with previous potter's wheel and glazing experience. The class will decide on the focus of projects and receive individual instructor feed-back on their progress.

$270 (clay included)

Ceramics Suzi Cameron BFA, BA
Feb 01, 2017
Wednesdays, 6:30 - 9:30pm
18 hours/6 weeks (no class Feb. 15 & Mar. 15)

Class size: 6 (some experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jan 25, 2017
11. One-on-One Pottery

This self-guided intermediate class that will help students gain the confidence to create designs of their own.

$205 (clay included)

Ceramics Jen Pilon
Mar 14, 2017
Tuesdays, 6:30 - 9:30 pm
9 hours / 3 weeks

Class size: 6 (experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Mar 07, 2017
12. Serving the Table: Ceramic Platters

NEW!  In this workshop students will learn how to create large serving platters and serving bowls using large amounts of clay, as well as how to trim, alter forms, and decoration methods.   Student

$100 (clay included)

Ceramics Kaas Ghanie BFA
Jan 27, 2017
Fridays, 6:30-9:30 pm
9 hours/3 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jan 20, 2017
13. Friday Fun Night Session 1: Cups, Tumblers, Mugs Oh My!

NEW! This series of small ceramic handbuilding projects gives students an intro to building, decorating and glazing a variety of functional wares.

$105 (clay included)

Ceramics Kate Grey BFA
Feb 17, 2017
Fridays, 6:30-9:30 pm
9 hours/3 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Feb 10, 2017
13. Friday Fun Night Session 2: Bowling for Soup and Platters Too

NEW! This series of small ceramic handbuilding projects gives students an intro to building, decorating and glazing a variety of functional wares.

$105 (clay included)

Ceramics Kate Grey BFA
Mar 10, 2017
Fridays, 6:30-9:30 pm
9 hours/3 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Mar 03, 2017
13. Friday Fun Night: Session 3: Jar of Hearts

NEW! This series of small ceramic handbuilding projects gives students an intro to building, decorating and glazing a variety of functional wares.

$105 (clay included)

Ceramics Kate Grey BFA

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