Hours: Tues - Fri 10 am - 5 pm Sat 11 am - 5 pm  |  Address: 15-305 Main Street, Whitehorse, Yukon Y1A 2B4  |  Phone: (867) 667-4080

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Beginners Intro to Pottery

Sorry, this class is full.
Instructor: Patrick Royle
Dates: Tuesdays, January 9 - February 20 (7 sessions)
Time: 7-10 pm
Ages: 14+
Cost: $325 plus GST (includes clay, glazes, and firing)

Students will be introduced to the properties of clay, wheel throwing techniques, some hand-building and studio practice. After glazing and firing, participants will have beautiful functional pottery or one of a kind works of art to take away.

To register, visit Arts Underground or call reception at (867) 667-4080. Yukon Art Society members receive a 10% discount.

Intro to Pottery, Level II

 
Sorry, this class is full.

Instructor: Astrid Kruse
Dates: Thursdays, January 18 - March 1 (7 sessions)
Time: 7-10 pm
Ages: 14+
Cost: $325 plus GST (includes clay, glazes, and firing)

Push beyond the basics to hone your throwing techniques with instruction on shaping, decorating, and altering the basic clay cylinder. Yes, you are ready for this class if you have taken beginner pottery.

To register, visit by Arts Underground or call reception at (867) 667-4080. Yukon Art Society members receive a 10% discount.

Copper Pendants with Patina

Instructor: Glenn Piwowar
Dates and Times: Friday January 26th, 6- 9 pm 
                               Saturday January 27,  1-4 pm
Ages: 14+
Cost: $90 plus GST (all supplies included)
This workshop includes:Designing, cutting and shaping the material, texturing, annealing (with a torch), learning the “pickle” technique and cleaning your piece.By the end of the first evening you will begin the patina process, allowing the rich blue or green finish to develop overnight. The second day you will protect the patina and further embellish your piece with hand-made copper rivets and additional copper elements. Create a ring or a necklace.

To register, drop by Arts Underground or call reception at (867) 667-4080. Yukon Art Society members receive a 10% discount

Expressive Drawing

Instructor: Simon Gilpin
Dates: Saturday January 20 & Sunday January 21 (2 sessions)
Times: 11am - 5 pm, Sat & Sun
Ages: 14+
Price: $125 +GST, all supplies included

This course will explore observation based expressive drawing. From line and mark making to building structure for your artwork with shading and tone.
Learn to express yourself creatively and convey what you see before you.
 
To register visit Arts Underground or call reception at (867) 667-4080. Yukon Art Society members receive a 10% discount.

Beginner Intro to Pottery

Sorry this class is full. 

Instructor: Lynne Sofiak
Dates: Every Monday, February 12 - March 26 
Times: Every Monday, 6:30 pm - 9:30pm
Ages: 14+
Price: $325 +GST, all supplies included

Students will be introduced to the properties of clay, wheel throwing techniques, some hand-building and studio practice. After glazing and firing, participants will have beautiful functional pottery or one of a kind works of art to take away.

To register visit Arts Underground or call reception at (867) 667-4080. Yukon Art Society members receive a 10% discount.

Beginner Intro to Pottery

Instructor: Larry Duguay
Dates: Every Wednesday, March 14 - April 25
Times: Every Wednesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Ages: 14+
Price: $325 +GST

Students will be introduced to the properties of clay, wheel throwing techniques, some hand-building and studio practice. After glazing and firing, participants will have a piece of beautiful functional piece of pottery to take away.

To Register, visit Arts Underground or call reception at (867) 667-4030. Yukon Art Society members receive a 10% discount.

Intro to Level 2 Pottery

Instructor: Lynne Sofiak
Dates: Every Tuesday, March 6 - April 17

Times: Every Tuesday, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Ages: 14+
Price: $325 +GST, all supplies included

Push beyond the basics to hone your throwing techniques with instruction on shaping, decorating and altering the basic clay cylinder. You are ready for this class if you have taken beginner pottery.

To register, visit Arts Underground or call reception at (867) 667-4080. Yukon Art Society members receive a 10% discount.

Zen of Watercolour

Instructor: Lillian Loponen
Date:
 February 6- 8 (3 sessions)
Time: 5:30 pm-8 pm
Ages: 14+
Cost: $115 +GST (all supplies included)

By popular demand, we are offering another class with Lillian as the last one filled up so quickly!

Let the expert with 40 years of watercolour painting and teaching experience introduce you to the benefits and qualities of watercolour painting. Lillian will guide you through explorations in watercolour special effects and layering techniques, movement and shape, colour and texture. 

To register, visit Arts Underground or call reception at (867) 667-4080. Yukon Art Society members receive a 10% discount

 

Intro to Curating

Sorry this class is full. Call to be put on waitlist. 
Instructor:
 Darrin Martens of the Audain Art Museum
Dates: Friday January 26 7pm-8:30pm, Saturday January 27 9am-5pm, Sunday January 27 9am-2pm 
Ages: 16+
Price: $60 +GST

Aspiring curators! Arts Underground is offering an intro to curating workshop with Audain Art Museum’s chief curator Darrin Martens on January 26-28 in Whitehorse.

There are only 6 spots available. 
Big big thanks to the Cultural Industries Training Fund for supporting this workshop.

To register visit Arts Underground or call reception at (867) 667-4080. Yukon Art Society members receive a 10% discount.

Dirty Pours, Abstract Art - Round 2

Instructor: Kathy Piwowar
Date: February 10
Time: 1:00 - 4:00pm
Ages: 14+
Price: $60 +gst

Explore mix media and surface design with this abstract technique. 
Every piece is unique and you never get the same results twice!

To register visit 305 Main St. or call reception at 867-667-4080. Yukon Art Society members recieve a 10% discount.

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