Intro to Pottery with Maddy

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Come and explore the world of pottery and clay modelling!

Maddy will be stepping in for our art teacher, Pouya, to guide you through an introduction to pottery, supporting you to make your own piece of pottery art from air-dry clay.

You might like to make an engraved plate, a little pinch pot or both!

At the end of the workshop you will walk away with new skills and a hand made object to gift a friend or adorn your home!

All materials included in this workshop – just come and have a wonderful time!

What will we cover?

In this fun, hands-on workshop you will learn how to:

– Condition our clay
– Work with air-dry clay to make objectsDesign and shape clay 
– Design and shape clay
– Create a plate and engrave messages and markings into it and create a small pot

At the end of the workshop you will walk away with a small plant pot and/or an engraved plate.


  • Wheelchair Accessible Venue
  • Gender Neutral Bathrooms
  • Quiet Spaces
  • Discounted Early Bird Tickets
  • Free Tickets for First Nation Attendees
  • Auslan Interpreted Upon Request 

Who will be teaching? 

Maddy (she/her) is a crafty hobbyist based in Naarm who has a big heart for colour and expression. She enjoys working with all sorts of materials and mediums, and repurposing everyday items into expressions of art and fashion. As a musician, these wonky and not-so-wonky creations often find their way onto stages around Melbourne.

Maddy enjoys carving and printing lino cuts, paper collage, and combining the two. She also enjoys gardening, especially getting her hands dirty!

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Any other questions or accessibility requests we can help you with? Just shoot an email to Maddy (she/her) at