Gallery Exhibition, August 4 – 16

The Stoneware Gallery members are celebrating 474 years of collectively working in clay, with an exhibition at the Cre8ery Gallery, opening August 4 from 7 – 10 pm. It continues until August 16th.

125 Adelaide Street Winnipeg.

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Summer Adult Pottery Classes

Learn how to make a pot on the potter’s wheel at the beginner or advanced level. Finish your pieces by glazing and firing them in our high fire gas kiln.

Take 8 classes in 8 weeks during July and August. This is the perfect time to get introduced to pottery making in a concentrated eight week period. Students in these classes who wish to continue in the Fall are put at the top of our waiting list and generally get into the regular classes.

2016 CLASSES:
- Tuesday morning from 10:00 A.M – Noon
- Tuesday evening from 7:30 P.M. – 9:30 P.M.
- Thursday evening from 7:30 P.M. – 9:30 P.M.
- an additional morning class will be added on Thursday if warranted.

Classes will begin Tuesday July 5th, run for eight weeks, and end Thursday August 25th.

COSTS:
- 8 classes for $200 + GST $10= $210
- Also includes 4 hours of practise time per week
- Clay, tools, and firing charges are extra

For more information, or to get your name on the list for summer classes, e-mail contact@stonewaregallery.com, or phone or visit the gallery on Monday to speak directly with a studio partner. The number is 204-475-8088, and the address is 778 Corydon Ave. Winnipeg. Jennifer Johnson is the coordinator of these classes. She can also be reached directly at artsyjenjen@gmail.com

Adult Pottery Classes

Learn how to make a pot using the potters wheel at the beginner or advanced level from one of our professional instructors. Finish your pieces by glazing and firing them in our high fire gas kiln.

Classes are taught at personal levels, teaching beginners and advanced students in the same class. Class size is limited to 10 people per class. Students sign up for one class per week and continue for consecutive months as long as interested, with a 2 month minimum (8 classes). New students are started as spaces are vacated. Students are permitted 4 additional practice hours per week, which is limited to non class times during gallery hours. These classes are offered from Sept. to June.

CLASS TIMES:

- Evenings: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday: 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm, and Friday: 5:30 – 7:30 pm
- Mornings: Tuesday, Thursday or Friday: 10:00 am -12 noon

CLASS PRICES:

NOTE: Payment by cash or cheque only.
-Beginning Sept. 2016 the price is $110.00 per month for 4 classes (equals $27.50 per class), plus GST. This is charged on a monthly basis at the beginning of each month.
-Extra charges apply on clay, tools, and firings. These costs are about $25 for a box of stoneware clay, and about $15 for a basic set of tools. Firing charges are applied on the finished work which is measured and charged by the square inch. This covers the price of the bisque firing, the glazes, and the final gas firing.
-Missed classes are paid for, but may be made up in another class time during the same month.

For more information, or to get your name on the list for classes, e-mail contact@stonewaregallery.com, or phone or visit the gallery on Monday to speak directly with either Valerie Metcalfe or Kathryne Koop. The number is 204-475-8088, and the address is 778 Corydon Ave. Winnipeg.

Open Sundays until the end of the year, 2016

As of Sunday May 8th, 2016, the gallery is open once again on Sundays. The hours are 1:00pm – 4:30pm. It will remain open on Sundays until the end of the year.

Wedding Registries

Couples frequently set up Wedding registries at The Stoneware Gallery. Specific items have been chosen by the couple and are on a list at the gallery under their name. This is currently not an on-line service, so to find out what is registered please call the gallery at 204-475-8088 during gallery hours which are: Monday – Saturday from 10 AM – 5:30 PM, and Sunday from 1 PM – 4:30 PM.

Join our email list or postal mailing list

If you would like to receive information regarding our sales, special offers, exhibitions, and generally learn know more about us, please join our email list. To do so contact us by email at contact@stonewaregallery.com, and let us know your wishes.

IMPORTANT NOTE: We have discontinued using the old postal mailing list and have started a new one. If you wish to receive information from us via Canada Post, we ask that you contact us by phoning the gallery shopkeeper with your name, address, and postal code (204 475-8088), or email us with that information (contact@stonewaregallery.com).

If you are not on either of our mailings lists but would like to be, let us know at contact@stonewaregallery and we will add your name to the list of your choice.

Thank you!

Video on the Stoneware Gallery

This is a short video on the Stoneware Gallery, done as part of the In Plain View video series. The Stoneware Gallery on You Tube

More videos that are of local Winnipeg artists, and part of the In Plain View series, can be seen via this link. In Plain View – Winnipeg videos on other artists