Oneness - The Zen of ClayHiDe ceramic works
HiDe Ceramic Works' Oneness - the Zen of Clay is an enriching pottery experience designed for individuals of all skill levels. This unique program offers both casual 80-minute courses and more structured regular classes, accommodating various commitments and interests.
Casual Pottery Courses
Ideal for those seeking a relaxed introduction to pottery, these sessions allow participants to experience the craft without long-term commitments. Perfect for team-building, birthday parties, or just a creative escape, the studio provides all necessary materials, and attendees can create two personal masterpieces.
For those more serious about pottery, regular classes follow the innovative Shu-Ha-Ri method. This approach promotes personal growth and skill development at an individual pace, ensuring a deep and personal connection with the craft.
HiDe Ceramic Works emphasizes the Zen aspects of pottery, focusing on the union of body, mind, and clay, and the harmonious balance it brings to life. The meditative aspect of working with clay is highlighted, offering a unique form of relaxation and self-discovery.
Materials and Location
The studio is conveniently located near the Broadway Skytrain station, making it easily accessible. With a wide array of materials, including over 50 types of high-fire glazes and numerous underglaze colors, creativity is boundless.
Pricing and Scheduling
The studio fee is $47 per person, with a small additional cost for clay. Students typically spend around $80 to $100 in total. The ticket system for regular classes offers flexibility, allowing participants to schedule classes within a two-month period and skip weeks with notice.