Slab Built Pottery

Slab Built Pottery


23 February 2021, 10:00:00 am

6:00pm - 8:00pm



Non Member



This course will focus on the art of hand building and using the pottery slab to make contemporary ceramic pieces. Participants will also learn how to glaze their work, as well as the basics skills of packing and firing a kiln. It is recommended that participants wear appropriate clothing. Finished products are generally ready for pick up 3 weeks after the course has finished. 

This course is limited to 10 participants.  

Fees include:

  • Tutor fees

  • One bag of clay

  • Glazes

  • 4 kiln firings (2 bisque firings, 2 final firings)

*Please note, any additional clay and firings will incur additional costs.

**This course runs on the following dates: February 23, and March 2, 9, 16, 23, and 30. 

Tutor: Krystal Obschonka

Krystal Obschonka has been a practising artist & craftswoman for the past 30 years, porcelain and stoneware being her medium of choice. Krystal has a love of her craft and loves teaching others - thus she has become a mainstay here at the Cannery, passing on her skills to children, youth, and adults. Be sure to find Krystal on Facebook: Krystal Obschonka Artist!