Course List


REGISTRATION STARTS MARCH 28th
Classes run April 23rd – June 16th , 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)
May 07, 2017
Sundays, 12:00 - 4:00
4 hours/1 day

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: May 01, 2017
00. Jewellery for Teens: Make A Charm Bracelet Session 1

NEW!Come make your own distinctive silver bracelet with personalize charms. Teens will be given an introduction to basic jewellery techniques such as sawing, fili

$45 + materials fee approx. $40 payable to instructor on first day of class

Youth
May 14, 2017
Saturday, 12:00 - 4:00
4 hours/1 day

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: May 08, 2017
00. Jewellery for Teens: Make A Charm Bracelet Session 2

NEW!Come make your own distinctive silver bracelet with personalize charms. Teens will be given an introduction to basic jewellery techniques such as sawing, fili

$45 + materials fee approx. $40 payable to instructor on first day of class

Youth
May 11, 2017
Thursdays, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
12 hours/6 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: May 04, 2017
00. Pottery for Youths Session 1: Teens (14-16)

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
May 11, 2017
Thursdays, 4:00 - 6:00 pm
12 hours/6 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: May 04, 2017
00. Pottery for Youths Session 2: Preteens (11 -13)

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
Jun 10, 2017
Saturday, 10:30 - 4:30 pm
6 hours/1 day

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Jun 05, 2017
01. Beginner Wood turning: Hardwood 6" Bowl w/ Vibrant Stains

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
May 14, 2017
Saturday, 10:30 - 4:30 pm
6 hours/1 day

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: May 08, 2017
01. Beginner Wood turning: Hardwood Bowl

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
May 13, 2017
Saturday, 10:30 - 4:30 pm
6 hours/1 day

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: May 08, 2017
01. Hardwood Plate: Session 1

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
May 27, 2017
Sunday, 10:30 - 4:30pm
6 hours / 1 day

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: May 22, 2017
01. Hardwood Plate: Session 2

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
Apr 29, 2017
Saturday & Sunday, 12:00 - 5:00 pm
10 hours/2 days

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Apr 24, 2017
02. End-Grain Cutting Board

Many 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
May 06, 2017
Saturday & Sunday, 1:00 - 5:00 pm
8 hours/2 day

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: May 01, 2017
03. Birdhouse

NEW! Bird watching is a wonderful and fulfilling hobby. Have fun building a cozy, weather-tight house for your feathered friends!

$115 + materials fee $30 payable to the instructor on first day of class

Wood Veronica Post
Apr 25, 2017
Tuesdays, 6:00 - 10:00 pm
32 hours/ 8 weeks

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Apr 18, 2017
04. Women in Woodworking: Shaker Console Table

A great project for experienced or beginner alike!

$460 + materials fee $100 payable to the instructor on first day of class

Wood Veronica Post
Apr 27, 2017
Thursdays, 6:00 - 10:00 pm
28 hours/7 weeks

Class size: 5 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Apr 20, 2017
05. Arts and Crafts-style Bookcase

Learn about joinery, lamination, and how to use both large machines and hand tools while creating a cozy, beautiful bookshelf 35" high, 26" wide and 13" deep, this bookshelf is based on classic Art

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

Wood Veronica Post
Apr 25, 2017
Tuesdays, 6:30 - 9:30 pm
24 hours/8 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Apr 18, 2017
06. Intro to Ceramics

Students will learn the basic techniques of working with clay from wheel thrown to hand building.  This 8-week course will allow students to develop a style of work and experiment with various surf

275 (red clay included)

Ceramics Ryan Tingley BFA
Apr 24, 2017
Mondays, 6:30 - 9:30 pm
21 hours/7 weeks (no class May 22)

Class size: 6 (an 8 week Intro. class experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Apr 17, 2017
07. Throwing: Basics & Beyond

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

$235 (clay included)

Ceramics
Apr 23, 2017
Sundays, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
15 hours / 5 weeks (no class May 21)

Class size: 6 (some experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Apr 17, 2017
08. 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 feedback on their progress.

$170 (clay included)

Ceramics Suzi Cameron BFA, BA
Apr 26, 2017
Wednesdays, 6:30 - 9:30pm
18 hours/6 weeks

Class size: 6 (some experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Apr 19, 2017
09. 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
Apr 28, 2017
Fridays, 6:30-9:30 pm
12 hours/4 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Apr 21, 2017
10. Friday Fun Night Session 1: Cups, Tumblers, Mugs Oh My!

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

$140 (clay included)

Ceramics Kate Grey BFA
May 26, 2017
Fridays, 6:30-9:30 pm
12 hours/4 weeks

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: May 19, 2017
10. Friday Fun Night Session 2: Bowling for Soup and Platters

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

$140(clay included)

Ceramics Kate Grey BFA
Apr 27, 2017
Thursdays, 6:30 - 9:30 pm
21 hours/7 weeks (no class May 11)

Class size: 6 (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: Apr 20, 2017
11. Introduction to Jewellery

Students will have the opportunity to learn and practice basic jewellery techniques such as creating a band ring along with hand-fabrication, wax carving, casting, texturing, and step finishing.

$225 + materials fee approx. $60 payable to instructor on first day of class

Metal Graeme Ross
Jun 05, 2017
Mondays, 6:30 - 9:30 pm
6 hours / 2 weeks

Class size: 3 Couples (no experience necessary)
Registration Closes: May 29, 2017
12. Create Your Own Wedding Bands

This course is designed for any couple who wish to fabricate their own wedding bands or couple rings.

$130 for 2 people + materials fee approx. $100 per couple payable to instructor on first day of class, for silver rings (couples can purchase the materials for gold bands for an extra cost)

Metal Graeme Ross

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