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No Pottery until 14.3

Dear Parents, It is difficult to grasp how quickly our lives have just changed. Our instincts are to figure out how to resolve the uncertainty - but this time there are too many unknowns. We must be brave. Calm. Positive. I'm cancelling Pottery tomorrow. For my own health safety, I will stay home. And due … Continue reading No Pottery until 14.3

Snowmen at Night Workshop

A Kindergarten Clayworks Workshop for FinnAm Ruoholahti  We have a few spots left! Starts next Tuesday!Here is what Ashley said about it:Testimonial from Töölö, FinnAm Kindergarten The workshop meets one hour a week, for 4 weeks. Handbuilding 101 Workshop with Suzanne I am bringing my pottery studio to Ruoholahti again! Beginning Tuesday 21.01.2020  Using the … Continue reading Snowmen at Night Workshop

Using the Electric Wheel (part 1)

Hello Pottery Club Parents! When people think about pottery, they most often think about throwing pots on a wheel and getting messy! The school owns two electric wheels and children have been asking about using them. So! I have arranged semi-private lessons. On THURSDAY, November 14, I am offering a one hour, semi-private workshop on … Continue reading Using the Electric Wheel (part 1)

A Little Blueberry Bowl

FOR CHILDREN 4.5- 7 YEARS : POTTERY WORKSHOPS HELD AT THE KINDERGARTEN Ready for the Kindergarten Clayworks Spring 2019 Tour? A Little Blueberry Bowl for your summer adventures. Our inspiration will come from Blueberries for Sal by Robert McCloskey. This is an American classic from 1948. Sal and her mother go hunting for blueberries to … Continue reading A Little Blueberry Bowl

2 Hungry Caterpillar Slab Plates

It's something new! Hand painted art work on 2 clay slab slump plates! I am offering your children something new in this workshop. We will paint pictures with underglazes on plates that have been rolled, stretched and pressed into paper plate slump molds. Our inspiration will come from a classic: The Hungry Caterpillar by Eric … Continue reading 2 Hungry Caterpillar Slab Plates

Holiday Ornaments!

Holiday Ornaments! Suzanne will bring her studio to Ruoholahti FinnAm Kindergarten on Tuesday, November 27 for a real ceramics workshop! Participants will be given a lump of clay to roll, press, stamp and underglaze.  A variety of shapes and designs will enhance your child's imagination.  Items will be stamped with their name and the year.  … Continue reading Holiday Ornaments!