Almonte Potters Guild: 2015 Summer Camp

The Almonte Potters Guild is offering weeks of unique and creative summer camps.

For one week in July, children will be able to do pottery in the mornings, and art classes with local artist Cathy Blake in the afternoons.

For two weeks in August, the Potters Guild is once again teaming up with the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum to offer pottery in the mornings and textile projects in the afternoons.

The camps are from 9am to 4pm.

The cost for one week is $250 per child, which includes all supplies and materials.

July 20 – 24

Ages: 10 – 14
Morning: Potters Guild – Handbuilding, wheelthrowing, animal making.
Afternoon: Art with Cathy Blake – Drawing, wire sculpture, metal sculpture.

August 10 – 14
Ages: 6 -12
Morning: Potters Guild – Handbuilding, wheelthrowing, masks, animal making.
Afternoon: Mississippi Valley Textile Museum – Choose your own textile adventure: sewing, crocheting, knitting, spinning, weaving, kite making, tie dying, and felting.

August 17 – 21
Ages: 6 – 12
Morning: Potters Guild – Handbuilding, wheelthrowing, masks, animal making.
Afternoon: Mississippi Valley Textile Museum – Choose your own textile adventure: sewing, crocheting, knitting, spinning, weaving, kite making, tie dying, and felting.

To register, please contact Saskia Praamsma at saspraa@gmail.com, or phone the Almonte Potters Guild at 613 256-5556.