16 days ago

Make a mug - pottery workshop for beginners

Waikato Society of Potters

If you have never tried pottery before, this is a great introduction to the craft.

We will teach you an easy-peasy way to make your own mugs. No previous pottery skills are required and this would be a great activity for children and adults alike.

In this 3-hour workshop, you will learn how to … View more
If you have never tried pottery before, this is a great introduction to the craft.

We will teach you an easy-peasy way to make your own mugs. No previous pottery skills are required and this would be a great activity for children and adults alike.

In this 3-hour workshop, you will learn how to construct a mug using slabs, ensure all the parts are securely attached, and make and attach a handle.

The cost of high quality paperclay, glaze and firing is included in the price for this workshop.

Suitable for ages 7 to adults (children must be accompanied by an adult).

WSP members $45
WSP non-members $50

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57 days ago

After School Children's Pottery Classes

Waikato Society of Potters

We still have some spaces on our kids' pottery classes starting today!

Tuesday afternoons 4-5.30pm (www.eventspronto.co.nz...)

Wednesday afternoons 4-5.30pm (www.eventspronto.co.nz...)

Krystal’s 8-week children’s classes are a great way to keep children happy, creative and busy after … View more
We still have some spaces on our kids' pottery classes starting today!

Tuesday afternoons 4-5.30pm (www.eventspronto.co.nz...)

Wednesday afternoons 4-5.30pm (www.eventspronto.co.nz...)

Krystal’s 8-week children’s classes are a great way to keep children happy, creative and busy after the school day. The activities are designed to engage their imaginations while giving them a sense of achievement when they make something they can take home at the end.

Krystal will teach basic hand-building techniques in a safe, fun and creative environment. Parents are welcome to stay too!

Book the whole block of 8 or pay per session.

For more information, contact info@waikatopotters.co.nz or call 07 838 1950

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63 days ago

Beginner pottery class for adults

Waikato Society of Potters

Term starts next week and we can't wait.

Learn both hand-building and wheel throwing techniques.

Whether starting out or already working on masterpieces and looking for extra guidance, join Jenni Taris for a Thursday morning class full of new techniques and excellent advice. Jenni is a very… View more
Term starts next week and we can't wait.

Learn both hand-building and wheel throwing techniques.

Whether starting out or already working on masterpieces and looking for extra guidance, join Jenni Taris for a Thursday morning class full of new techniques and excellent advice. Jenni is a very gifted and expert potter who has worked with ceramics for many years running her own studio.

Thursday Mornings: 9.30am - 12.30pm

18 February - 8 April 2021 (8 weeks)

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64 days ago

After School Children's Pottery Class

Waikato Society of Potters

Pottery classes for kids start next week

Tuesday afternoons 4-5.30pm (www.eventspronto.co.nz...)
Wednesday afternoons 4-5.30pm (www.eventspronto.co.nz...)

Now the kids are back at school, you might be thinking about creative ways to occupy their minds after school. Our term classes begin soon and… View more
Pottery classes for kids start next week

Tuesday afternoons 4-5.30pm (www.eventspronto.co.nz...)
Wednesday afternoons 4-5.30pm (www.eventspronto.co.nz...)

Now the kids are back at school, you might be thinking about creative ways to occupy their minds after school. Our term classes begin soon and we have a couple of after school classes perfect for them.

Krystal’s 8-week children’s classes are a great way to keep children happy, creative and busy after the school day. The activities are designed to engage their imaginations while giving them a sense of achievement when they make something they can take home at the end.

Krystal will teach basic hand-building techniques in a safe, fun and creative environment. Parents are welcome to stay too!

Form more information, contact info@waikatopotters.co.nz or call 07 838 1950

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533 days ago

Waikato Society of Potters 48th Annual Exhibition

Waikato Society of Potters

Join the Waikato Society of Potters for their annual pottery exhibition.
ArtsPost
120 Victoria Street, Hamilton
1 November - 2 December 2019

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946 days ago

Waikato Potters Open Day Saturday 22 September

Waikato Society of Potters

Waikato Society of Potters, Ward Park Art Centre, 2 Seddon Road, Hamilton. Easy, free parking.

The Waikato Society of Potters are putting on an open day for the whole family! This is a chance for you to come down to the studios and see what we do. We will have a range of clay-related … View more
Waikato Society of Potters, Ward Park Art Centre, 2 Seddon Road, Hamilton. Easy, free parking.

The Waikato Society of Potters are putting on an open day for the whole family! This is a chance for you to come down to the studios and see what we do. We will have a range of clay-related family-friendly activities on offer during the day, such as:

Decorate a pot with a raku glaze and see it fired before your eyes.
Have a go on a potter’s wheel.
Demonstration of throwing pots on the wheel.
Slippery Dip for the kids.
Squish, squash, shape and bang.
Cake Stall & Refreshments.
Pottery class information.

Our neighbours, the Men's Shed, are also putting on activities and a BBQ. So come and see the 'blokes in action' - they are always looking for new blood!

See you there, and have a look at our website in the meantime: www.waikatopotters.co.nz...

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1317 days ago

WSP Annual Open Day

Manager from Waikato Society of Potters

Saturday 23 September, 10am to 3pm
Waikato Society of Potters, Ward Park Art Centre, 2 Seddon Road, Hamilton

The Waikato Society of Potters are putting on an open day for the whole family. A chance for the public to come down to the studios and see what we do. The WSP will have a range of … View more
Saturday 23 September, 10am to 3pm
Waikato Society of Potters, Ward Park Art Centre, 2 Seddon Road, Hamilton

The Waikato Society of Potters are putting on an open day for the whole family. A chance for the public to come down to the studios and see what we do. The WSP will have a range of clay-related family-friendly activities on offer during the day as well as a sausage sizzle and drinks for sale.
• Have a go on a potter’s wheel
• Decorate a pot with a raku glaze and see it fired before your eyes
• Demonstration of throwing pots on the wheel
• Slippery Dip for the kids
• Squish, squash, shape and bang
• Pottery for sale – get your Christmas presents early!
• Cake Stall & Refreshments
• “Arty” Car boot sale
• Pottery class information

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1619 days ago

Waikato Society of Potters 45th Annual Exhibition

Manager from Waikato Society of Potters

Our WSP 45th Annual Exhibition opens Thursday 17 November at 5.30pm, ArtsPost Gallery and Shop. Exhibition then runs from the 18 November 2016 to 3 January 2017.

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