Ceramic Throwing and Surface Techniques with Harlex Pua




FREE per person



About This Experience

At this event, Harlex Pua will guide you on how to hand-throw a ceramic cup, bowl and vase on a  pottery wheel.  He will share surface techniques such as trimming, carving and imprinting to create shapes and patterns and show finished examples of how glaze affects the surface.  Join us to learn about tools and gain inspiration to expand your ceramic artist journey!



Speedball Clay Boss pottery wheel (special order)

Laguna Greystone or  Laguna Frost 

Kemper Pottery Tool Kit

Princeton Catalyst Contour: c-22, c-23, c-24, c-61, c-64, c-83

Mudtool Do-All Trim tool

Mudtool Dragtool V Shape

Pot Lifter 5” Pack of 2

Opus Precut Birch Plywood Board 18x24

Optional Materials

Mudtool Dragtool Tight U 

Mudtool dragtool wide U 

Mudtool Rib Yellow shape 1

About Your Host

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Over the last four years, Harlex Pua has been practicing ceramics, mainly focusing on using a pottery wheel and throwing clay into vessels. High school art classes introduced him to the world of ceramics, and from there, he continued to develop and push his skills as a self-taught ceramic artist.

Harlex is a part-time student at Kwantlen Polytechnic University studying for his BFA (Bachelor of Fine Art) and a part-time employee at Opus Art Supplies, North Vancouver. Harlex is community-minded and dreams of a future where he helps ceramic artists acquire pottery materials and tools, along with education and studio space.

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