Press-mold and Sculptural Pottery Workshop



WHEN:  February 2016: Monday the 15th, 11-3pm & Sunday the 21st, 11am -1pm

WHERE: Main & Station Second Floor, 168 Main Street, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia, B0M 1S0

INSTRUCTOR: Jessica Sallay-Carrington

In this workshop the participants will learn the process of making plates, bowls and flower pots by taking molds from household objects, adding sculptural elements onto the vessels.

Jessica will begin the first day with a short demonstration of the process and show some examples, then the rest of the workshop everyone will be provided with the clay and tools to make 1-4 vessels. Techniques using slabs, coils and stamps, and how to add sculptural elements onto the vessels.


This workshop is open to all ages and all levels of ceramic experience.

Each participant will leave with 1-4 unique pottery pieces, and the knowledge of how to use this technique for future projects.



 This is a 2-Day workshop:

  • Day 1- building the vessels
  • Day 2- glazing the vessels

If you have any questions, email us at [email protected]


If you will be coming from out of town, please let us know if you need any help or information, such as with directions or accommodations.


Cost/Participant – $95.00 + tax = $109.25

Price includes clay, glaze and firings.

To register, please fill in the form below and send your payment to reserve your place, or send an email to [email protected]. An email will be sent to confirm your registration and receipt of your payment.


If you wish to pay by credit card, select PayPal when you register and we will email you a PayPal invoice.

Pay the easy way with an Interac e-Transfer: simply go to your online bank and send a transfer to [email protected].

If you wish to pay by cheque, mail it to Main & Station, 168 Main Street, PO Box 507, Parrsboro, Nova Scotia B0M 1S0

Please don’t forget to fill in the registration form above so that we can reserve your place immediately.