Adult Classes

ADULT CLASSES

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Fun and Functional Pottery

Start date: September 19, 2019 - End date: October 28, 2019

Time: 7 to 10 PM

Fun and Functional Pottery

Explore the many ways to create functional pieces for home and garden using hand-building and the wheel.

Hand Building and Reclaiming Clay

Start date: September 23, 2019 - End date: December 2, 2019

Time: 7 to 10 PM

Hand Building and Reclaiming Clay

The reuse of clay scraps is an integral part of keeping the ceramic process sustainable. In this course, you will be taught how to reclaim and recycle clay.

Weaving Basics and Beyond

Start date: September 24, 2019 - End date: November 26, 2019

Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Weaving Basics and Beyond

Ages: 18+ Day: Tuesday (10 Classes)  Start/End: Sep 24 – Nov 26  Time: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm  Course Code: A11 Instructor: MargaretJane Wallace  Beginners and students new to weaving: explore basic weave structures using floor looms to create a number of articles including tea towels, napkins and placemats. Returning or intermediate weavers: this course will help to refresh your knowledge of dressing a loom and improve

Drawing for Beginners

Start date: September 24, 2019 - End date: November 26, 2019

Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Drawing for Beginners

Translate your own ideas into drawings! Students will learn the process of drawing while refining their drawing skills and working on collaborative drawing projects.

Community Drop-In Pottery Studio

Start date: September 25, 2019 - End date: December 18, 2019

Time: 1 PM to 9 PM

Community Drop-In Pottery Studio

For adults who need a studio space to work in – drop by and work on your own independent projects.

Using Your Camera in Manual Mode

Start date: September 25, 2019 - End date: December 6, 2019

Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Using Your Camera in Manual Mode

In this 10-week course, learn how to capture images using their DSLR/Mirrorless camera in Manual, Shutter Priority and Aperture Priority modes.

The Risk and Reward of Expression in Rug Hooking

Start date: September 26, 2019 - End date: November 21, 2019

Time: 7 to 9 PM

The Risk and Reward of Expression in Rug Hooking

This course is an introduction to the one simple loop of traditional wool rug hooking.

Drawing Foundations

Start date: September 26, 2019 - End date: November 21, 2019

Time: 10 AM - 1 PM

Drawing Foundations

If you are intimidated by drawing, this course increases confidence through a progressive and varied selection of exercises and activities.

Painting and Drawing Impressionism

Start date: September 26, 2019 - End date: November 21, 2019

Time: 2 to 5 PM

Painting and Drawing Impressionism

Paint in the manner of your favourite Impressionist artists by taking inspiration from their techniques, ideas, and stories.

Foundations of Painting

Start date: September 26, 2019 - End date: December 5, 2019

Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Foundations of Painting

If you’ve always longed to paint, but don’t know where to start, this gentle introduction to basic art skills is for you.

Friends and Couples Clay Date: Oct 18

Date: October 18, 2019

Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Friends and Couples Clay Date: Oct 18

Come join us for some creative time in our Clay studio as we teach you how to shape an object (mug, plate, etc.) out of clay, and decorate it with coloured slips!

Build a Bowl Workshop: Oct 18

Date: October 18, 2019

Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Build a Bowl Workshop: Oct 18

Spend an evening learning how to form a bowl on the potter’s wheel! Absolutely no experience required for this fun, hands-on night of working with clay. The pieces you make will be fired and glazed after the workshop for you to use at home!

Pop-Up Pottery

Start date: November 2, 2019 - End date: December 7, 2019

Time: 10 AM - 12:30 PM

Pop-Up Pottery

In this class, students will learn how to properly throw on the wheel and how to hand-build their own pieces. Techniques covered also include coiling, pinching, slab-building, and glazing.

Sip and Paint: Nov 22

Date: November 22, 2019

Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM

Sip and Paint: Nov 22

Uncork your creativity with a painting class that includes an evening of light-hearted socializing. Follow the host (an AGB studio instructor and practicing artist) as you are guided with entertaining demonstrations to recreate a selected painting.

Clay Gingerbread House

Start date: November 24, 2019 - End date: December 1, 2019

Time: 11 AM to 2 PM

Clay Gingerbread House

In this fun and festive two-day Holiday workshop for all skill levels, you will construct a festive gingerbread house from clay.

Needle Felt a Gnome

Start date: November 24, 2019 - End date: December 1, 2019

Time: 1 - 3 PM

Needle Felt a Gnome

Learn to needle felt a cute customized gnome figure in two short workshops.

Friends and Couples Clay Date: Nov 29

Date: November 29, 2019

Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Friends and Couples Clay Date: Nov 29

Come join us for some creative time in our Clay studio as we teach you how to shape an object (mug, plate, etc.) out of clay, and decorate it with coloured slips!

Introduction to Photo Editing in Lightroom

Start date: December 1, 2019 - End date: December 8, 2019

Time: 10 AM - 2 PM

Introduction to Photo Editing in Lightroom

Receive a detailed overview of the Lightroom Classic Catalogue feature, importing images, the Lightroom Classic interface, and all seven Lightroom Classic Modules.

Build a Bowl Workshop: Dec 6

Date: December 6, 2019

Time: 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM

Build a Bowl Workshop: Dec 6

Spend an evening learning how to form a bowl on the potter’s wheel! Absolutely no experience required for this fun, hands-on night of working with clay.

Holiday Ornaments

Date: December 8, 2019

Time: 10 AM - 2 PM

Holiday Ornaments

Looking for a unique gift this holiday season? Come on out and make and glaze your own holiday ornament out of clay!

Painting Floral Imagery

Start date: December 8, 2019 - End date: December 15, 2019

Time: 1 - 4 PM

Painting Floral Imagery

Find joy in exploring acrylic painting techniques while developing skills to create contemporary floral paintings.

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