Pottery Classes

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Handbuilding and Wheelthrowing Pottery Class 


Dates for this class are TBA, pending the hiring of a new pottery instructor.

This course covers essential handbuilding and wheel throwing techniques for creating both decorative and functional pieces. You learn how to use slabs, molds, coils, pinch pots, handles, decorative effects and more to create bowls, serving dishes, mugs or decorative objects. Classes are held in our studio. Classes are 2 hours long and sessions are 8 classes.


Cost: $144.00  for youth 12 to 18 (or $160.00 for adults) + $20 supplies fee + $15 for clay.


For more information and to register please email 


Pottery Interest Group


For those who no longer need a teacher and wish to continue to use the studio.  You must be a skilled potter and be prepared to share the kiln and wheels with other advanced potters.    Access to the studio is limited to when one of the Group Leaders is in attendance and kilns will only be fired by one of the trained leaders.  A charge for use will be enforced and all group members must be members of the guild.  There are two groups, one meets on Saturdays and the other on Thursday Evenings.  For more information or to join this group, please contact the guild by email at the following address:  markhamguild@rogers.com


Phone: 905-294-7421

Email: markhamguild@rogers.com


11 Church Street

Markham, ON

L3P 3V5


Mondays  9:30am - 12:30pm

Wednesdays 12:30pm - 3:30pm

Thursdays 7pm - 9pm

From September to June


100% Volunteer-run Organization.

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Last Updated: March 2020