Ceramics Studio

  • About

    Overview

    The Ceramics Studio is a production facility accommodating ceramic methods ranging from the traditional to the experimental. The studio is outfitted with tools and equipment for wheel throwing, handbuilding, slip casting, firing and a wide variety of glazing and finishing techniques. Facilities include: Ceramics Studio (B1160), Slip Casting Room (B1165), Glaze Lab (B1170), Spray Booth (B1162), Plaster Room (B1175), Main Studio (B1185), Electric Kiln Room (B1190) and Gas Kiln Room (B1191).

    Schedule

    Access

    • Priority given to students enrolled in CRAM courses
    • Card access during building hours
  • Workshops + Resources

    Workshops

    • Safety Orientation (Required)
  • Equipment
    • Gas kilns (front loading car: 60 cubic feet x1, 30 cubic feet x2)
    • Electric kilns (digital control, top loading: various sizes, max. 18 cubic feet)
    • Shimpo pottery wheels
    • Spray booth
    • Glaze lab
    • Extruders
    • Blunger
    • Plaster making equipment
    • Lathe
    • Jolly jigger
    • Cottle boards
    • Brick / tile saw
    • Ball mill
    • Downdraft table
    • Mold drying cabinet
    • Rock crusher
    • Pug mill
    • Slab roller
  • Contact

    Leon Popik
    Technician
    Office: B1164
    lpopik@ecuad.ca

    Darlene Nairne
    Technician
    Office: B1164
    dnairne@ecuad.ca