Events listing

Glass Blowing (Weekend)

January 12-May 25, 2018

This weekend course covers solid (such as paperweights) and blown forms (such cups, bowls and plates), colour application, hot and cold techniques and use of studio equipment.

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Introductory Jewellery (6 Weeks)

January 17-March 7, 2018

In this 6-week course, participants learn a wide range of jewellery techniques such as piercing, soldering, filing, polishing, and surface techniques through creating samples and finished pieces.

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Pottery (6 Weeks)

January 17-March 1, 2018

In this 6-week course, participants learn to make cups, vases and bowls on the pottery wheel and with hand-building techniques.

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Earring and Pendant Fabrication (Half Day)

January 21-May 19, 2018

In this five-hour workshop, participants will learn the basic techniques required to fabricate a set of earrings and a pendant out of sterling silver and semi-precious stones.

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Pottery (8 Weeks)

January 30-April 13, 2018

In this 8-week course, participants learn to make cups, vases and bowls on the pottery wheel and with hand-building techniques.

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Visual Arts Exhibitions – Winter 2018

February 6-April 22, 2018

Harbourfront Centre presents six exhibitions spanning architecture, craft, photography, installation, art, contemporary jewellery, and more.

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Silver or Gold Ring (1 day)

February 17-May 12, 2018

In this one-day workshop, participants will learn basic jewellery techniques to complete a hand-fabricated band ring.

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Power Kids: Painting the True North

February 25, 2018

Emeka Ogboh’s The Song of the Germans features ten different voices singing the German national anthem in 10 different African languages. After exploring the history of Canada’s national anthem, we will consider the images and symbols evoked by its lyrics, and translate them into personal, handmade booklets.

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Intermediate Jewellery (6 Weeks)

March 1-April 10, 2018

New course! Learn techniques such as simple stone settings, etching, chain making, simple clasps and more. Class content varies with instructor and skill level of participants. Previous metalsmithing experience required.

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Intro to Surface Design (5 weeks)

March 6, 2018

This course will provide an overview of print, dye, and embellishment. Each week, students will explore new surface- design processes on paper and cloth.

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Polychromatic Screen Printing (1 day)

April 8, 2018

Learn how to produce water-colour-like images on paper and cloth using a method of screen printing that involves painting directly onto screens using concentrated dyes

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Texturing Metal (1 Day)

April 14, 2018

New course! Learn various basic methods to create textures and patterns on metal. Course open to adults 18+. No experience necessary.

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