Twilight Market
Dec
6
5:00 PM17:00

Twilight Market

Join me for an end of year Twilight Market, featuring a beautiful collection of stalls from Northcote Pottery Supplies staff, studio residents and tutors . Perfectly timed before Christmas, and after work hours. An opportunity to support local makers this Christmas.

Featuring: Adele Macer, Alison Frith, Alterfact, Bridget Foley, Cathy Hayward, Claire Johnson, Dawn Tang, Dawn Vachon, Emily Hassel, Glenn England , Jade Thorsen, La petite fabrique de Brunswick, Lucinda Florence, Sara Knight, Tommy Hluchanic and more to be announced.

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Melbourne Collective, Boutique Queen Vic market
Dec
8
to Dec 9

Melbourne Collective, Boutique Queen Vic market

I’ll be at the Melbourne Collective’s Boutique Christmas Market at the Queen Victoria Market on the 8th and 9th of December. This will be my only Christmas market, so if you’ve had your eye on something for yourself or for a gift, this is the time.

I’ll be brining my travel cups, table ware, planters and more. I’ll also be debuting my hand built collection which includes bowls and some great stocking fillers like spoons and ring holders too!

Here is a little info about the market… “The Melbourne Collective Design Markets are a collection of local designers and creatives showcasing their products and selling their wares to the Melbourne community.  Join us for one BIG day of shopping, music and great food and support local, support small business.

'The Melbourne creative scene is  bursting with talent. It's so important for emerging designers to have a reputable platform, to showcase their wares in a highly curated yet beautiful space and be encouraged to share their artistic endeavours with the world, to be discovered on a national scale. This event is an essential part of that journey.' Julia Green,  Greenhouse Interiors”

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Slip Casting Workshop
Aug
25
1:00 PM13:00

Slip Casting Workshop

  • 3/77 Collins Street Thornbury, VIC, 3071 Australia (map)
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Slip Casting workshop. 

In the slip casting session you will learn how to make your own plaster mould.  You will learn how to make a clay master to cast from, learn about the intricacies of mixing plaster, setting a one piece mould and how to de-mould the master. As the mould needs time to dry out - sometimes 4 weeks!! - you will have a chance to cast from a ready made one piece mould and learn some joining and decorating techniques to finish.

All materials, tools and firing is included, just bring yourself in some clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty (an apron and an old towel might be a good idea). Cast work will be ready for collection from the studio approximately 4-6 weeks after the session. It will be glazed for you after the first firing. However, the mould will be ready to take with you at the end of the day!

In the studio, I accommodate for small groups of three people.  The group lessons are small so that everyone gets one-on-one attention to learn at their own pace. The small group setting is a relaxed and enjoyable way to learn the basics of ceramics.  Its also a great activity to do with a few of your friends!

Class starts 25th August from 1pm. Head here for tickets

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Ceramics Workshop @ The Apartment by Sisalla
Aug
18
1:00 PM13:00

Ceramics Workshop @ The Apartment by Sisalla

NEW VENUE!! Now at The Apartment in South Yarra.

Hand-building is the best way to learn about clay and how it works as a medium. This single session is hands-on and is aimed at beginners who have always wanted to learn about the ceramic process. This workshop will focus on hand building, including how to attach pieces together and decorating techniques including under-glaze application and carving. You will get the opportunity to make 2-3 pieces. 

All materials, tools and firing is included, just bring yourself in some clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty (an apron and an old towel might be a good idea). Work will be ready for collection from my studio in Thornbury approximately 4-6 weeks after the session.

The Apartment is run by Melbourne boutique interior design and decoration practice duo, Lauren & Phillip Li. It’s an immersive space filled with furnishings and homewares presented within a home-like setting. Part showroom, part event space and part design studio, it’s easy to get excited and creative in a beautifully designed space.

The group lessons are small so that everyone gets the attention to learn at their own pace. The small group setting is a relaxed and enjoyable way to learn the basics of ceramics. Its also a great activity to do with a few of your friends!

Workshops run for 3 hours and will include a snack and tea/coffee. 1-4pm. 

Click HERE for tickets

Venue:

The Apartment by Sisalla

Level 1 · 409 Chapel Street
(enter via Snowball Lane)
South Yarra VIC 3141

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Melbourne Ceramics Market Second Chance Sale
Aug
5
10:00 AM10:00

Melbourne Ceramics Market Second Chance Sale

Not all ceramics are created equal, but that doesn't mean they don't deserve a good home. And that is why the Melbourne Ceramics Market makers are gathering to offer the public a chance to grab their samples and seconds for discounted prices.
With over 28 makers involved, there will be lots to choose from, with 10% of all sales going to the Asylum Seeker Resource Centre who work to give asylum seekers another chance at a life here in Australia.
Our last Seconds Sale was hectic, so please come prepared for a busy day. Coffee and food available at the venue (Coffee Peddlr). BYO boxes and bags. CASH ONLY AND ALL PURCHASES ARE FINAL :)

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Heloaloe Indoor Plant Sale
Jun
16
9:00 AM09:00

Heloaloe Indoor Plant Sale

Heloaloe are hosting an indoor plant sale in the west at local gem, Duchess of Spotswood and my planters will be there!

There'll be a wide range of small to large plants including the favourites (Adansoniis, Fiddles, Monsteras, Ficus' and Philodendrons) starting from $8. And you'll be able to grab a coffee at Duchess while you're at it. 

The important stuff:
- Free street parking available
- Enter via Edith Lane and take the stairs up
- Cash and card accepted
- We care for the environment; please BYO reusable bags & boxes
- Follow @heloaloe on Instagram for plant sneak peeks

 

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Studio Sale
May
5
10:00 AM10:00

Studio Sale

Plenty of stock for my half yearly studio sale. Come and say hi and check out boxes of seconds and samples and last years ceramics. Planters, mugs, plates, cups, vases, candles and more.

Tantri Mustika and Kibi Ceramics will be joining me and bringing along heaps of their beautiful wares and also a few cheeky seconds and samples too. Perfect time to pick a lovely gift for your mum for mums day!

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Workshop
Apr
21
2:00 PM14:00

Workshop

What will we do? 

In this work shop you will learn how to make up to three items using hand building techniques. This session is hands on and is aimed at beginners who have always wanted to learn about the ceramic process. This work shop will focus on hand building, including how to attach pieces together and decorating techniques including underglaze application and carving. All firing is is included and work will be ready for collection from Bettie’s after 4 weeks. 

What to bring?

All tools and materials are provided, just bring yourself in some clothes that you don’t mind getting dirty. (An apron and an old towel might be a good idea).

Click here for tickets

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