Events

Sat. Oct. 27 and Sun Oct. 28 from 10 AM – 4:30 PM

Join us for a spectacular clay event featuring Peter Flanagan. These demonstrations are on Peter’s unique style in clay. Peter will be demonstrating how he uses the pottery wheel to create large plates and platters. This include decorative techniques that are used to achieve the exquisite

Saturday 10 AM – 4:30 PM

  • preparing clay for larger scale work on potters wheel
  • introduction to tools and techniques for managing material ranging from 20 to 60 pounds of clay
  • whole body centering techniques
  • throwing large plates and bowls using supportive techniques to avoid unnecessary strain and injury
  • using buddies, besties and family to assist with removal from wheel!

4:00 PM – Question and Answer break

Sunday 10 AM – 4:30 PM

  • trimming… look Ma no clay wads or Giffin Grip needed!
  • consecutive periods of clay removal
  • applying slips and clay additions at appropriate times
  • considerations for care in drying to avoid cracking and warping
  • loading and firing protocols for large-scale work
  • glaze preparation, application and decoration options
  • decoration with brush, bottles, and sponges

4:00 PM – Question and Answer break

Please visit okanaganpottery.com to view Peter’s work.

Two-day Workshop Fee:
$170 for Potters Addict Club Members
$170 for Okanagan Potters’ Association Members
$225 for non-members

Bring a bagged lunch or order from the RCA bistro

To reserve your spot, send $50 registration fee to Potters Addict. Contact pottersaddict@gmail.com or 250-763-1875. Space is limited.

with Potters Addict Qualified Instructors

Students will learn to make cylinders, bowls and a vase. Glazing and decorating will take place on the last day. Be prepared to have fun and get down and dirty. All registered students will enjoy unlimited free studio time to come in and practice.

Registration fee of $105 to the RCA. Balance of $157.50 payable to Potters Addict at start of class.

Tue. Jul 31 to Aug 28 |  06:00 PM – 08:00 PM / $262.50 (Sold Out)
Thu. Aug 2 to Aug 30 | 06:00 PM – 08:00 PM / $262.50

Tue. Sept 11 to Oct 9 | 06:00 PM – 08:00 PM / $262.50
Thu. Sept 13 to Oct 11 | 06:00 PM – 08:00 PM / $262.50

Tue. Oct 16 to Nov 13 |  06:00 PM – 08:00 PM / $262.50
Thu. Oct 18 to Nov 15 | 06:00 PM – 08:00 PM / $262.50
Tue. Nov 20 to Dec 18  |  06:00 PM – 08:00 PM / $262.50
Thu. Nov 22 to Dec 20 | 06:00 PM – 08:00 PM / $262.50

Room: Potters Addict Ceramic Art Centre


TO REGISTER:
Choose date below and click BOOK NOW… or call 250-717-5304.
Your “ticket” refers to your registration in the class.
** Enter PROMO CODE “CLASS” to waive the online booking fee **


with Potters Addict Qualified Instructors

Students will explore the basic methods of clay forming. Slab and coil construction methods, surface decoration and glazing techniques will be developed. We will be making a variety of bowls, plates and containers. Be prepared to get down and dirty. Registered students will enjoy unlimited free studio time to come in and practice.

Registration fee of $105 to the RCA. Balance of $157.50 payable to Potters Addict at start of class.

Wed / Jun. 27 to Jul.  25  / 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM / $262.50
Wed / Aug. 1 to Aug. 29  / 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM / $262.50
Wed / Sept. 12 to Oct. 10  / 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM / $262.50
Wed / Oct.  17  to Nov. 14  / 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM / $262.50
Wed / Nov. 21 to Dec. 19  / 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM / $262.50

Room: Potters Addict Ceramic Art Centre


TO REGISTER:
Choose date below and click BOOK NOW… or call 250-717-5304.
Your “ticket” refers to your registration in the class.
** Enter PROMO CODE “CLASS” to waive the online booking fee **