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Ceramics in the Courtyard: A six-part in-person workshop series

Thu. May 16th 2024 Art Gallery Of Greater Victoria $240

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Ceramics in the Courtyard: A six-part in-person workshop series

Join us for sunset ceramics in the Gallery’s beautiful courtyard!
Event can be attended in person In-Person Event
5:00pm - 8:00pm $240

Artists

Amanda Marie

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Art Gallery Of Greater Victoria
Since its inception over sixty years ago, the Art Gallery of...
Open / Operational

Other Dates / Times

May. 23, 2024 5:00PM
May. 30, 2024 5:00PM

Event Description

Learn hand-building clay skills and reflect on the AGGV Collection, as featured in the exhibition A View From Here: Reimagining the AGGV Collections .

Led by Amanda Marie, a local ceramic artist, participants will become familiar with the AGGV collection, diving into form, function, and blue and white ware. This is a beginners hand-building clay class.

No previous experience is necessary.

6 Sessions | Thursday evenings | May 16 - June 20 | 5-8pm
General: $240 | Members: $230

Limited Spots - REGISTER TODAY!

Session 1: Thursday, May 16
Session 2: Thursday, May 23
Session 3: Thursday, May 30
Session 4: Thursday, June 6
Session 5: Thursday, June 13
Session 6: Thursday, June 20

PLEASE NOTE: These workshop sessions take place outdoors and are weather permitting. If any sessions need to be rescheduled due to inclement weather, you will be notified.

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Artist Bio:

Amanda Marie is a ceramic artist currently based in Lekwungan Territory off Canada’s pacific coast, whose creative practice is heavily influenced and inspired by the alien elements of nature. Amanda’s work endeavours to challenge the traditional techniques of craft and questions the ideas of perfection, defectiveness, and belonging in the medium, bending the structured methods that shape the practice. Utilizing her background in environmental studies and geology, she seeks to enhance the connection to earth, through playing with elements in ceramic processes that so often replicate, distort and remix the natural creative processes that exists in nature. Amanda's studio was founded in 2017 and currently her practice consists of making unique one of a kind ceramics and small batch productions.

To learn more about Amanda Marie, visit - amandamarieceramics.com or follow her on instagram - @amandamarieceramics

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Art Gallery Of Greater Victoria
1040 Moss street
Art Gallery
Capacity150
Open / Operational

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