Ceramics

We offer a range of programs for all ages and skill levels in ceramics. Our programs offer:

  • Experienced, helpful instructors
  • Small classes for all ages and levels
  • Spacious state-of-the art studios. The best on the Island!
  • Fun and creative spring and summer camps for children and teens.  

Click Here for program descriptions, dates, fees and registration information.

Ceramics Studio Features

Features:

  • Tools and equipment
  • Individual storage spaces
  • 14 electric potter’s wheels
  • Oxidation kilns contained in their own compound
  • Gas kiln 
  • 20 inch Brent slab roller
  • Paasche spray booth
  • 2 extruders (including hollow die)
  • Large work tables exclusively for hand building
  • Concrete wedging table with wall mounted cutting wire
  • Ware carts to minimize the handling of your work
  • Stainless steel trough sinks with multiple faucets
  • Multiple clay bodies 
  • Many colourful cone 6 stoneware oxidation and reduction glazes, coloured slips and stains

Instructors

Meet our talented and supportive ceramics instructors [PDF - 520 KB]

Customized Programs

Want a special program for your school organization or group? We’ll work with you to develop single or multi-class programs in our studio or other venues to suit your needs. Contact Renee Sala, Program Technician - Arts, renee.sala@saanich.ca or call 250-475-7626 for more information.

Ceramics Open Studio Drop-in Program

Find out more about the Ceramics Open Studio Drop-in Program and view current studio schedule.

How to Find Us

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