Advanced throwing & refining techniques workshop with Kim Martin

Kim Martin a Master of Arts is a practising artist, teacher, curator, competition judge, freelance writer and critic. She has exhibited regularly since 1974, solo and in numerous group shows. Kim headed the Ceramics Department at RMIT University and was the Course Coordinator for Ceramics and Visual Arts at Holmesglen Institute in Melbourne. Kim’s work has been showcased in venues such as the Craft Victoria Gallery, Lyall Burton Gallery Melbourne, Mornington Peninsular Regional Gallery, National Gallery of Victoria and the Newcastle Region Art Gallery. Her work is represented in many prestigious collections including the National Gallery of Victoria; Art Gallery of Western Australia, Victorian Ministry for the Arts; several Victorian regional galleries; the Jewish Museum of Australia and the City of Whitehorse. 

This 4 week workshop will be held on Saturday afternoons 2pm-5pm.

Saturday 9 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov

During each 3 hour class you will explore a range of advanced throwing and finishing techniques. Student’s currently working at an intermediate level will be encouraged to extend their experience through observing and practicing more complex skills, methods and processes. Tuition and demonstrations will cover bottle forms, flat ware, lidded forms, jugs with pulled handles. Students will have the flexibility to try all techniques or focus on those of interest.



Workshop Dates

This workshop will runs for 4 weeks starting week commencing 9th November 2019

Saturday, 9 Nov, 16 Nov, 23 Nov, 30 Nov

  • 2pm-5pm


What to bring?

Bring an old towel and wear clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. An apron or old shirt is perfect. Please also wear enclosed shoes. A pencil & journal for drawing.

Please note that our courses are designed for adults and we take students 18+ years old. Students 15 – 17 years old are welcome to enrol in the class if they are accompanied by an enrolled adult. If you are purchasing a class with an under 18 year old please inform us in the comment section of your online purchase.