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Ceramicus 2019 receiving day is nearly here!

Make sure your membership is up to date – Ceramicus is only open to members and associate members of WPA!   Membership renewal forms and Ceramicus entry forms will be coming to you by mail shortly – if you have changed your address or are in doubt email membership@wellingtonpotters.org.nz. Receiving Day is Sunday 27 October, 10am …

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Still spots available in November workshops!

There are still spaces available in our November workshops – details below!   Hand building and creating textured slabs with Jane McCulla – 16 & 17 November Join the 2019 Ceramicus Selector Jane McCulla for this 2-day workshop. Start by learning to make plaster sprig moulds, followed by creating textured slabs and joining them to develop different …

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The 15th anagama kiln fire opening – Anneke Borren

The 15th anagama kiln fire opening….was a success story, which we weren’t quite sure about during the firing itself. It could be called ” the mystery of the shelf that disappeared!” It wasn’t a hallucination, it wasn’t there; when Mal and Peter broke open the wicket (door) of the kiln at 10.30 that Sunday morning. …

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Upcoming workshops

Three upcoming workshops now open for registrations – Questions or comments about any of these?  Contact Nicole the WPA workshop coordinator at workshops@wellingtonpotters.org.nz   Plates with Vivian – 5 & 6 October  Please note you must be able to centre clay and work independently on the wheel to enrol in this workshop. Numbers strictly limited to …

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Glaze workshop in September!

Making and Modifying Glazes: Saturday September 7 & 14 10 – 12 pm 1 – 4 pm WPA glaze rooms  $100 members/$125 non-members   A hands on workshop taking place over two Saturdays where you learn how to make up a glaze safely and then how to modify it using simple additions or blends. Then the …

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Working with porcelain workshop in June!

  Workshop now open for registration! 22 – 23 June 2019 10am – 4pm Porcelain Teapot Workshop with Jenny Shearer Participants should have previous experience working with clay. This will be a 2 day workshop making teapots, mainly thrown but can be hand-built, using porcelain clay or fine white stoneware. Demonstration on Saturday morning then …

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Glaze room closures

The Glaze room is booked for classes at the following times: Monday March 25th 5.30-7.30pm Wednesday March 27th 9.30-11.30am Monday April 1st 5.30-7.30pm Thursday April 4th 5.30-7.30pm Monday April 8th 9.30-11.30am

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New clay

Members now have more choice when buying clay from the club. See the latest newsletter or the Clays page under Technical.

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