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Intro to Pottery: Rustic Bowls and Plates

January 4, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm


Make Ceramic Bowls or Plates!

Come explore the basics of clay play and make hand built bowls or plates to take home! We will be working with stoneware clay making hand built or molded pieces and decorating them with a variety of rustic glazes.

For Beginners: All experience levels welcome, this is a great introductory class to the world of pottery.

For Experienced Makers: Orientation classes are mandatory before using our new pottery studio. Come brush up on the basics and learn the features of how we do it here at Maker Cube.


Duration: 2.5 hours each class (3 classes total)- you must arrive 15 minutes before the start time to participate

3 consecutive Saturdays- 10:30am-1:00pm
Maximum # of Participants: 10
Project: Rustic Ceramic Bowls and Plates
Difficulty: Beginner
Age: 14+

**Please note registration closes 2 hours prior to class**

Skills Learned:

You will learn the basics of hand building stoneware clay: slabbing, adding textures and understanding what to do at each of the drying stages. We will finish pieces with a variety of food safe glazes.

Class Goals:

By the end of the three classes participants will be confident in their skills to free form clay and create unique pottery pieces. All participants will also have a completed free formed bowls or plates to take home.

Not a member? If you love the class and want more shop time we offer great incentives for new members on the day of the workshop.

Safety First Required:

  • Closed toed shoes (required for Make Cube)
  • Long hair tied back
  • An apron (recommended)


What is the age limit for the class?
The minimum age for participants is 14. Do you have children younger than 14? Sign up for our mailing list to get updates on our youth summer camps!

Where can I park?
Maker Cube’s parking lot has ample space available. Should the lot reach capacity, there is street parking along 206A St.

How do I cancel or reschedule a class?
Refunds or credit for future classes will only be provided if we are notified by email to info@makercube.x10host.com at least 24 hours in advance of the class. No refunds will be provided for late cancellation, but we do offer a 50% credit towards a future class.

Please arrive 15 minutes before class for sign-in and to ensure it starts on time, those arriving more than 5 minutes late will not be able to participate.
For questions or concerns contact info@makercube.x10host.com


January 4, 2020
10:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Maker Cube – Langley Makerspace
#104B - 5947 206A St.
Langley, BC V3A 8M1 Canada