Artful Pottery

Artful Pottery
Ceramics Workshops

Here's to the mind-clearing benefits of clay

Build something. Share something. Craft something.

As we continue to strengthen our Creative Arts program at Minda, we are excited to announce the launch of ceramics classes for the wider community!

This will allow you all access to Minda’s state-of-the-art ceramics studio in the evenings, with class to be delivered by qualified artists from Artful.

Kate O’Callaghan a qualified Ceramicist, and the team from Artful will open up the whole new world of Clay with its Artful possibilities!

At Artful we are passionate about teaching the practice of ceramics to all ages, sharing its rich history from across the globe, and alluring you into its meditative soothing qualities. Together in the classes we will think like optimists, be adventurous with design and learn about the materials our pots are made from; but most of all - have fun!

Book one class or multiple, let your inner artist shine!

Beginners Wheel Throwing
If you've always wanted to learn the fundamentals of working with clay then this course will provide you with a wonderful glimpse into the world of ceramics. This 2-hour class will include beginner’s wheel throwing and hand-building techniques which are based on methods taught by leading Art Institutions.

Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Dates: Tuesday 7th May & Tuesday 21st May
Duration: 2 hours per class
Cost: $65 for 2 hours ($45 for Minda staff) including all materials; all work single fired only.
Enrol: click here

Beginners Tile Making and Decoration
Delve into the creative and stylish art of tile making and decoration. This 2-hour class will include beginner’s tile making techniques and the basics of decorating.

Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Dates: Wednesday 8th May & Wednesday 23rd May
Duration: 2 hours per class
Cost: $65 for 2 hours ($45 for Minda staff) including all materials; fall work single fired only.
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Terracotta Sculpture Creation
Develop an understanding of the fundamental aspects of creating a sculpture using terracotta and let you inner artisit shine. This 2-hour class will include a beginner’s introduction to scuplture and the use of terracotta plus lots of hands on fun!

Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Dates: Tuesday 14th May & Tuesday 28th May
Duration: 2 hours per class
Cost: $65 for 2 hours ($45 for Minda staff) including all materials; all work single fired only.
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Beginner's Press Mould Plate Construction and Decoration
A step-by-step lesson in making a press mold ceramic plate with decorative features. This 2-hour class will include a beginner’s introduction to mould plate construction and provide opporutnity for your decorative flare to come out to play!

Time: 6.30pm - 8.30pm
Dates: Wednesday 15th May & Wednesday 29th May
Duration: 2 hours per class
Cost: $65 for 2 hours ($45 for Minda staff) including all materials; all work single fired only.
Enrol: click here

For course enquiries, contact Kate on 0406 339 642. For further information, please visit the Artful website.