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Brantford Potters Guild Adult Classes

*$270 (HST incl) 10 weeks, 3 hour classes.

Classes are open to beginner students and all levels of experience. (unless noted otherwise)
Have you always wanted to try pottery?  BPG ClayWorks Studio is the place for you. We offer classes for beginner to advanced students, allowing you the opportunity to learn the art of clay through weekly demonstrations and hands on exploration.  BPG curriculum and experienced teachers will guide you in your quest to create works in clay using wheel throwing hand building and techniques.
Download Adult classes curriculum beginners through advanced.

What is included with my course fee?

  • 30 hours of instruction on wheel and hand building techniques
  • Access to Guild Library of Pottery / Ceramic Videos, Books, and Magazines.
  • Optional $30 Studio Practice time for students wanting extra studio access during their 10 week course.
    Access is available 24/7 except when there are scheduled classes, workshops or guild meetings.

    This also includes Brantford Potters Guild Student Membership good for the current year.
    • New Student welcome letter download

                                              WINTER REGISTRATION IS CLOSED



For Thursday MINI Classes go here and scroll down

Classes require a minimum of 8 students to run, there are maximum of 14 spaces. Classes are open to all levels of skill from first-time beginners to advanced students. Classes with several beginner students get an “Assistant teacher” to help with instructing the first-time students.
Our Instructors have many years of varied experience, and they are skilled in sharing their knowledge and secrets. Instructors encourage students to ask questions, to experiment, and to grow their skills as individuals and groups.     

Location….. Brantford Potters Guild ClayWorks Studio. Unit 3 111 Sherwood Drive, Brantford, On. (link to map)
ClayWorks Studio is a Fragrance Free Environment
Click here to download adult registration form
Your First Class :  Bring a notebook and pen, a towel or an apron and wear old clothes and flat shoes.  Long finger nails may hinder working on the wheel. You will get a little dirty! New students can pre-purchase a basic toolkit with their registration for $20, hst included. Please bring cash or cheques to purchase clay at the studio for $20 (hst incl.) per 10kg bag; the cost of clay includes glazing and firing. Please note that instructors can limit the number of pieces to be fired to accommodate all students.

Questions please email with "Adult Classes" in the subject line.

We are a “not for profit” organization and appreciate payment by cheque to
help keep our class fees and expenses as low as practical.       Thank you
If you wish to pay with Pay Pal  to the bottom of this page 
please remeber to mail or email the registration form with your information

Registrations may be cancelled up to 2 weeks prior to the first class.
At 2 weeks prior to the first class, all payments become final and only a class credit for future use is given.
If a class is under subscribed and therefore canceled, full refunds or alternate classes are offered.
Classes are filled on a first come, first served basis. You will get a confirmation by email or phone that your place has been reserved.


Adult Classes

W-181 Mon all levels 1 to 4 CLOSED
W-183 Tue all levels 1 to 4 CLOSED
W-184 Tue all levels 6.30-9.30 FULL
W-185 Wed all levels 1 to 4 CANCELLED
W-186 Wed all levels 6.30-9.30 FULL


Basic Toolkit
Pay $20 cash or cheque
at your first class.



Student Membership Practice Time



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