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Pottery Club EIS

  POTTERY CLUB Opinmäki /Espoo International Pottery Club will continue in 2018-2019. We meet on Tuesdays 14.10-15.15 and 15.15-16.20 in room B121 in the textile/woodwork area. I meet everyone at the door. The children in the afternoon club have a snack and are sent by their staff to Pottery Club. Everyone usually completes their work … Continue reading Pottery Club EIS


POTTERY CLUB CONTINUES! We meet on Tuesdays 14-16.00 in the art room. The 1-2 grade children arrive at 14.00. 3-7 graders at 14.30. Everyone usually completes their work within 75 minutes and are free to go after cleaning their work space. The children in the afternoon club are escorted by their staff to the door. … Continue reading POTTERY CLUB CONTINUES!

The Pirate Tour: A Treasure Chest!

Coming again to Ruoholahti: A REAL Pottery Workshop! Register today. Space is limited. 4 Tuesdays in a row! Ceramic Handbuilding 101 Workshop with Suzanne I will be returning for the third time with my pottery studio to the Finnish American Kindergarten! It's another chance for your children to participate in real ceramics workshop without bringing … Continue reading The Pirate Tour: A Treasure Chest!

Art Camps!

At NiiloVilla Studio Rauduntie 40, 02130 Espoo June Art Camp Welcome! I offer a hands-on introduction to the rewards of making art. Students will learn basic handbuilding and underglazing techniques. Make mugs, bowls, plates, vases, treasure boxes, animal sculptures, or birdhouses – or objects not yet dreamed of. (Themes and Projects take into consideration age, ability, and interest.) … Continue reading Art Camps!

We Felted a ROCK!

What an idea! We covered the rock with roving and then tied it with a piece of pure wool.  A nice new white sock worked well to keep things together and then into the alternating  hot/cold  baths and bubble wrap. The next step will be doing a bit of embellishing! stay tuned!

Saturday Snowman Workshop

Handbuild a Snowman!  Saturday, January 7, 2017 No experience necessary! I promise you can do it! Learn some basic techniques of ceramics in this mini-workshop. Each student will create an adorable snowman. The white earthenware projects will be air dried then fired, then the snow will be glazed in "Winter Field White". Hat, scarf and … Continue reading Saturday Snowman Workshop