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Crash Course in Ceramics

February 27, 2017 - March 20, 2017

| $170 - $190

Crash Course in Ceramics is currently filled. Please call (845) 658-9133 to ask about the class wait list or head back to our class list!

Instructor: Mel Doiron
Class Type: Four-week throwing and handbuilding class
Skill Level: All skill levels
Day & Time: Mondays, 7-9 pm
Dates: February 27 – March 20

Join this year’s chili bowl expert in pinching, stretching, cutting, pushing, and pulling clay into form. Whether you’re interested in making pottery or ceramic sculpture, this class will enable you to develop new skills and techniques. Take ideas from concept to finished glazed piece with the help of group demos and personalized instruction. All skill levels welcome.

$170 members/$190 non-members. Tuition includes one bag of clay and firing fees. Non-refundable $100 deposit is due upon registration. To register, call WSW at (845) 658-9133 or email info@wsworkshop.org.

Join WSW for a member’s discount on your workshop and other great benefits!


Mel Doiron

Mel Doiron is a potter based in Halifax, Nova Scotia and WSW’s 2017 Chili Bowl Intern. Primarily using hand-building techniques, Mel uses slabs to create utilitarian pots. Mel is currently working towards a BFA with a major in Ceramics at NSCAD University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. In the past, she has worked as an assistant in various studios around Nova Scotia, most recently as Joan Bruneau’s assistant at Nova Terra Cotta Pottery, and as a studio assistant and clay mixer at NSCAD University.


February 27, 2017
March 20, 2017
$170 - $190
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Women’s Studio Workshop
722 Binnewater Lane
Kingston, 12401 United States
(845) 658-9133