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Wheel Thrown Pottery with Lee Woodcock
Nov
13
to Dec 18

Wheel Thrown Pottery with Lee Woodcock

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Learn to use a pottery wheel in this 6 week workshop with Lee Woodcock. Lee will show you how to centre a ball of clay on the wheel in motion and form bowls, mugs or plates. Over the course of the series you will also learn to hand form and apply handles, trim, glaze and other decorative elements of this ancient art. This six week course includes two firings (bisque and glaze) and work will be ready for collection 2-3 weeks after class. Only eight spots are available, be sure to secure your place. One left-handed wheel available. Please wear enclosed shoes and bring an apron.

Wed 13 Nov - 18 Dec | 6 - 9pm | Suitable for 13+ yrs 
$290 | $261 members | Materials supplied 

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October School Holiday Art Club
Oct
2
to Oct 4

October School Holiday Art Club

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Join in the fun this school holidays with the MJAC Art Club. Delve into pottery, printmaking and sketching learning from professional artists and designers.

All workshops suitable for 7-12 yrs.

All material supplied. Please bring along some old clothes to wear or an apron, and a drink bottle. Parents welcome.

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Happy Planters with Emma Vinkovic

Create a happy home for your pot plant this school holidays with Emma Vinkovic from ERV Ceramics. Emma will demonstrate how to build a sturdy planter which can then be decorated with a quirky face. Once your pot is fired, plant some seeds and watch a head of hair grow!

Firing costs are included.

Wed 2 Oct
10am - 12pm
$35 | $31.50 Members

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Sun Prints with Phoebe Todd-Parrish

Use the power of the Sun’s rays to make your own blue and white plant prints. Local printmaker Phoebe Todd-Parrish will introduce the method of solarfast dyeing to make easy stencil artworks out in the sun.

Thur 3 Oct
10am - 12pm
$25 | $22.50 Members

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Field Sketching with Alastair Taylor

Learn to field sketch your local surroundings with Alastair Taylor. From trees and shrubs to buildings, this workshop will have you looking at the landscape through the lens of an artist. Alastair will show you his own sketchbooks and paintings before heading out on a drawing expedition in the gardens around the arts centre.

Fri 4 Oct
10am - 12pm
$25 | $22.50 Members

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Ceramic Travel Cups with Annemieke Mulders
Sep
21
10:00 AM10:00

Ceramic Travel Cups with Annemieke Mulders

Create your own reusable coffee cup in this hands-on ceramic workshop with Annemieke Mulders. With over 500 billion disposable cups being manufactured worldwide, this is a unique opportunity to make your own forever cup that is both functional and beautiful. In Workshop 1 Annemieke will guide you through the hand building and casting techniques required to build your cup, and then in Workshop 2 you’ll be introduced to the decorative effects of glazing. 

Clay, moulds, silicone lids, glazes and firing are included in the cost of this workshop. Students may make more than one cup.

Sat 21 Sep & 5 Oct | 10am - 1pm | Suitable for 12+ yrs 
$110 | $99 Members | Materials supplied 

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Ceramic Cheese Platters with Annemieke Mulders
Sep
14
10:00 AM10:00

Ceramic Cheese Platters with Annemieke Mulders

Create and decorate your own set of ceramic cheese platters with renowned ceramicist Annemieke Mulders. Suitable for beginners, this class will guide you through the basic slab building principles of handformed plates, platters and pinch pot condiment bowls. Week two will cover techniques for glazing and decoration.

Clay, a range of glazes, and firing are included in the cost of this workshop. Students will make a number of wares on the day.

Sat 14 & Sat 28 Sep | 10am - 1pm | Suitable for 16+ yrs 
$110 | $99 Members | Materials supplied 

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Wheel Throwing with Lee Woodcock
Sep
11
6:00 PM18:00

Wheel Throwing with Lee Woodcock

Local ceramicist Lee Woodcock will lead you through this 6 week course designed for beginners and intermediate potters to develop the skills required to confidently use a pottery wheel and create functional vessels. Over the course of the three hour sessions you will learn throwing techniques, applying handles, glazing and adorning your small vessels.

Clay, tools and firing costs are all included. Only eight spots are available, be sure to secure your place. One left-handed wheel available. Please wear enclosed shoes and bring an apron.

Wednesdays 11 Sep - 16 Oct | 6pm - 9pm | Suitable for 16+ yrs
$280 | $252 MAC Members | Materials supplied 

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Kitchen Clay with Lee Woodcock
Aug
25
12:00 PM12:00

Kitchen Clay with Lee Woodcock

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Spend your Sunday afternoon handbuilding a range of kitchen homewares in this one-off workshop with local ceramicist Lee Woodcock. Work with Lee to create and decorate your own Mortar and Pestle, Serving Spoons and Platters whilst developing basic handbuilding skills in pottery.

Clay, tools and firing costs are all included. Please wear enclosed shoes and bring an apron.

Sun 25 Aug | 12pm - 4pm | Suitable for 13+ yrs 
$75 | $67.50 Members | Materials supplied 

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Porcelain Pinch Pots with Annemieke Mulders
Aug
3
to Aug 17

Porcelain Pinch Pots with Annemieke Mulders

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Master one of the oldest and easiest forms of pottery in this two week workshop with local ceramicist Annemieke Mulders. Suitable for beginners, this class will guide you through the basic hand building principles of pinching porcelain into functional forms as well as techniques for glazing and decoration.

Porcelain clay, a range of decorative colours, glazes and firing are included in the cost of this workshop. Students will make a number of pots on the day.

Sat 3 & 17 Aug | 9.30am - 12.30pm | Suitable for 13+ yrs
$110 | $99 Members | Materials supplied

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Clay Pod Forms with Narayani Palmer
Jul
26
10:00 AM10:00

Clay Pod Forms with Narayani Palmer

PART OF THE WHAT ON EARTH PROJECT

Narayani Palmer will teach basic hand-building techniques to adults to create ceramic seed pods. inspired by the boundless diversity of nature.

Workshops will employ a range of hand building techniques and white and terracotta clay high fired in an electric kiln. The finished products will be a creamy white and a warm orange/brown.

Participants are invited to return their works by Friday 30 August to exhibit in the community exhibition Seeds, Pods and Pollen at Mundaring Arts Centre from 13 Sep - 27 Oct.

Fri 26 Jul | 10am - 1pm | Suitable for 16+ yrs
$45 | $41.50 Members | Materials supplied 

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Cups, Plates and Bowls with Lee Woodcock
Jul
23
to Aug 27

Cups, Plates and Bowls with Lee Woodcock

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Set your table with handmade wares in this six week wheel throwing course with local ceramicist Lee Woodcock. Lee will guide you develop the skills required to confidently use a pottery wheel to create cups, plates and bowls for your dinner table. Over the course of the series you will learn throwing techniques, applying handles, glazing and decorating your tableware. 

Clay, tools and firing costs are all included. Only eight spots are available, be sure to secure your place. One left-handed wheel available. Please wear enclosed shoes and bring an apron.

Tue 23 Jul - 27 Aug | 10am - 1pm | Suitable for 13+ yrs 
$280 | $252 Members | Materials supplied 

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July School Holiday Art Club
Jul
16
to Jul 19

July School Holiday Art Club

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Join in the fun this school holidays with the MJAC Art Club. Delve into Pottery, Painting, Drawing and Printmaking learning from professional artists and illustrators.  

Book all 4 Art Club workshops and save 10%, or simply pick and choose the workshops you’re interested in. Details for each workshop below.

Please bring along some old clothes to wear or an apron, and a drink bottle. Parents welcome.

Tue 16 Jul - Fri 19 Jul | Suitable for 7 - 14 yrs
Materials supplied

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Clay Birdhouses with Lee Woodcock

Local ceramicist Lee Woodcock will be showing us how to hand-build our very own clay birdhouse. With four walls, a roof and a little perch to sit on, this cosy home can be hung from a tree in your backyard. We’ll be using leaves and flowers from the garden to imprint and colourful clay slips to decorate. All materials and firing included.

Tue 16 Jul | 2pm - 5pm | Suitable for 7 -14 yrs
$35 | $31.50 Members | Materials supplied

Hand-Printed Plants with Carly Lynch

Create prints and a zine in this exciting flora-inspired school holiday workshop with Carly Lynch. Carly will show you how to draw a range of plants and translate these into bright and delicate artworks, which you can print by hand! You will also get to make a mini-zine (book) that you can use as to print all your plants when you get home.

Wed 17 Jul | 10am - 12pm | Suitable for 7 -14 yrs 
$25 | $22.50 Members | Materials supplied

Painting Wildlife with Jae Criddle

Thursday’s Art Club invites you to get to know some of the animals on our State’s Threatened Species List in this painting workshop with artist and Illustrator Jae Criddle. Jae will show you how to draw and paint a range of interesting animals such as Blue Whales, Bilbies, Quokkas, Hairy Marron, White-bellied Frogs and Black-footed Tree-rats. Paint, pencils, and cartridge paper will be provided.

Thu 18 Jul | 10am - 12pm | Suitable for 7 -14 yrs
$25 | $22.50 Members | Materials supplied

Self-Portraits with Gabby Loo

Create your own character self-portrait with artist and illustrator Gabby Loo. Not your everyday portrait, Gabby will show us how to make a personality jump off the page using pencils, ink, watercolours and double sided foam tape. 

Fri 19 Jul | 10am - 12pm | Suitable for 7 - 14 yrs
$25 | $22.50 Members | Materials supplied

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Coil and Throw with Lee Woodcock
Jul
13
to Jul 20

Coil and Throw with Lee Woodcock

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Scale up with local ceramicist Lee Woodcock in this two-day handbuilding workshop suitable for beginner to intermediate potters. Lee will guide you through the various techniques required for making larger, taller and stronger vessels. 

Clay, tools and firing costs are all included. Only eight spots are available, be sure to secure your place. One left-handed wheel available. Please wear enclosed shoes and bring an apron.

Sat 13 & 20 Jul | 9am - 1pm | Suitable for 13+ yrs
$150 | $135 | Materials supplied

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Ceramic Reusable Cups with Annemieke Mulders
Jun
22
to Jul 6

Ceramic Reusable Cups with Annemieke Mulders

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Create your own reusable coffee cup in this hands-on ceramic workshop with Annemieke Mulders. With over 500 billion disposable cups being manufactured worldwide, this is a unique opportunity to make your own forever cup that is both functional and beautiful. In Workshop 1 Annemieke will guide you through the hand building and casting techniques required to build your cup, and then in Workshop 2 you’ll be introduced to the decorative effects of glazing. 

Clay, moulds, silicone lids, glazes and firing are included in the cost of this workshop. Students may make more than one cup.

Sat 22 Jun & 6 Jul | 10am - 1pm | Suitable for 12+ yrs
$110 | $99 Members | Materials supplied 

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Kitchen Clay with Lee Woodcock
May
26
9:00 AM09:00

Kitchen Clay with Lee Woodcock

Spend your Sunday morning handbuilding a range of kitchen homewares in this one-off workshop with local ceramicist Lee Woodcock. Work with Lee to create and decorate your own Mortar and Pestle, Serving Spoons and Platters whilst developing basic handbuilding skills in pottery.

Clay, tools and firing costs are all included. Please wear enclosed shoes and bring an apron.

Sun 26 May | 9am - 1pm | Suitable for 13+ yrs 
$75 | $67.50 Members | Materials supplied 

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Clay Pod Forms with Narayani Palmer
May
11
10:00 AM10:00

Clay Pod Forms with Narayani Palmer

PART OF THE WHAT ON EARTH PROJECT

Narayani Palmer will teach basic hand-building techniques to adults to create ceramic seed pods. inspired by the boundless diversity of nature.

Workshops will employ a range of hand building techniques and white and terracotta clay high fired in an electric kiln. The finished products will be a creamy white and a warm orange/brown.

Participants are invited to return their works by Friday 30 August to exhibit in the community exhibition Seeds, Pods and Pollen at Mundaring Arts Centre from 13 Sep - 27 Oct.

Sat 11 May | 10am - 1pm | Suitable for 16+ yrs
$45 | $41.50 Members | Materials supplied 

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Wheel Throwing with Lee Woodcock
May
1
6:00 PM18:00

Wheel Throwing with Lee Woodcock

Local ceramicist Lee Woodcock will lead you through this 6 week course designed for beginners and intermediate potters to develop the skills required to confidently use a pottery wheel and create functional vessels. Over the course of the three hour sessions you will learn throwing techniques, applying handles, glazing and adorning your small vessels. 

Clay, tools and firing costs are all included. Only seven spots available in this intimate series, be sure to secure your place. One left-handed wheel available. Please wear enclosed shoes and bring an apron. 

Wednesdays 1 May - 5 Jun | 6pm - 9pm | Suitable for 16+ yrs
$280 | $252 Members | Materials supplied 

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Create a Teacup or Tumbler with Lee Woodcock
Apr
23
10:00 AM10:00

Create a Teacup or Tumbler with Lee Woodcock

Learn the art of hand building with local potter, Lee Woodcock. Lee will guide you through pinch pot processes to create your own tumbler or teacup. This family friendly workshop is open to all ages.

Clay, tools and firing costs are all included. Collect your fired teacup in a couple of weeks after it has been glazed and fired.

Tue 23 Apr | 10 - 11.30am | Suitable for all ages
$20 | $18 Members | Materials supplied

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Create a Cup with Personality with Lee Woodcock
Apr
16
to Apr 17

Create a Cup with Personality with Lee Woodcock

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Join Lee Woodcock, local ceramic artist, for two fun sessions learning the skills to create your very own cup with personality. In this educational and enjoyable series you will discover carving, hand building and glazing to produce a fully functional cup to use at home.

Tue 16 and Wed 17 Apr | 10am - 1pm | Suitable for 8 - 14yrs
$50 | $45 Members 

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Wheel Throwing with Lee Woodcock
Feb
6
6:00 PM18:00

Wheel Throwing with Lee Woodcock

Local ceramicist Lee Woodcock will lead you through this 6 week course designed for beginners and intermediate potters to develop the skills required to confidently use a pottery wheel and create functional vessels. Over the course of the three hour sessions you will learn throwing techniques, applying handles, glazing and adorning your small vessels. 

Clay, tools and firing costs are all included. Only seven spots available in this intimate series, be sure to secure your place. One left-handed wheel available. Please wear enclosed shoes and bring an apron. 

Wednesdays 6 Feb - 13 Mar | 6pm - 9pm | Suitable for 16+ yrs
$280 | $252 Members | Materials supplied 

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