HASCA Pottery

The Homeschool Pottery Programme is supported by HASCA and runs fortnightly, in Bayswater, North Shore.
The programme is coordinated by Miriam Koit and taught by the passionate tutors at Ceramic College.pottery-pic1-7

TERM 1 2020 POTTERY PROGRAMME: Back by popular demand!

Learn how to throw on the potter’s wheel (create 2 items on the wheel) 

Day/time: Wednesdays afternoons, 12:30pm to 2:00pm / Ages: 7-years and up

Dates:  February 19th and 26th, March 4th and 18th (4 sessions) 

Cost: $115.00 standard rate (non-members) and adults
          $90.00pp subsidised rate for HASCA member child (2020 membership)

Programme Overview:
19.02.20 ~ Week 1 🔸 Throw on the wheel
26.02.20 ~ Week 2 🔸 Throw on the wheel
04.03.20 ~ Week 3 🔸 Trim 2 pieces, attach handles, feet.
18.03.20 ~ Week 4 🔸 Glaze
28.03.20 ~ Pick up finished work in the morning

These gorgeous creations (pictured right) were made in term 4 2019 in the potter’s wheel class >>>

About the Tutors: Ceramic College is run by Teresa Watson and her daughters Latasha Wildman and Leisbeth Watson. Teresa is an award-winning ceramic artist who has been teaching ceramics in the community for over 20 years. Her vision is to share the passion and love of clay with like-minded people‚ and to inspire students in clay making through the classes that are held there.

What’s on Offer: An educational pottery course for homeschooled children.

An opportunity for home educated children to learn new skills, terminology and techniques, and experience the joy of creating in clay alongside experienced tutors.

Location: Ceramic College, 159 Bayswater Avenue, Bayswater, North Shore

Ceramic College is an educational facility and pottery studio, and is the only facility on the North Shore that is set up purely for ceramics. It is housed in the former beautiful Saint Michael’s Anglican church‚ still with its original furniture and church bell.

*Please note that priority will be given to children and HASCA members for this programme, and sufficient numbers are required in order for the programme to proceed.


Programme Coordinator: Miriam Koit is coordinating this programme and is happy to answer any questions you may have. Please contact her using the contact form below, or by email, or via hasca.nz@gmail.com. Thank you.

HASCA is very happy to recommend, promote, and support this programme. Coordinator, Miriam is a homeschooling parent and HASCA committee member who has worked with Ceramic College previously and is very pleased with the excellent teaching they offer. Please support this programme through your participation! Thank you.

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