All classes are held at Joy Eliuk's home studio located 1 1/2 blocks north of  Bloor Street, near the Ossington subway station.  Centrally located in the heart of Toronto, students can easily access the studio via public transport and enjoy learning at a pace which suits their skill level.  Each student will receive relaxed and personalized instruction from Joy in her cozy studio.  

Trial Lesson

Sat-Sun between          10 am-5pm

Weekdays and week ends


This one time lesson offers a chance for 1 or 2 students to become familiar with the studio and have an opportunity to try the wheel.  The basics of working  on the wheel will be covered and you will end the 1 - 2 hr long instruction with a wheel thrown cylinder.  Students may also make a pinch pot if desired. Students can return for a Glazing Class or pieces can be glazed and fired for $20/piece.  Come see if pottery is for you!  

1 person - $50/hour    2 person - $36/person/hour        



Individual Lessons

Mon –Fri between       10 am-2:30pm

No evening classes


Designed to provide one student with individual attention and instruction in throwing, trimming and/or hand building and glaze application.  This class is a 4 session course with each class lasting 1 1/2 hours for more in-depth instruction.  Ideal for both the beginner and intermediate student.

1 person - 4 session course, each class lasting 1 1/2hr - $260

Clay, glaze and firing is extra and is due on pickup of finished pieces.


Two Person Lessons

Mon – Fri between 10 am-2:30 pm

Mon-Thurs 7 pm-9pm

Evening classes are booked until January 2020


In this class, two students will learn the basics of throwing and trimming on the wheel as well as different hand building techniques and will also receive instruction in glaze application.  Classes are limited to two students and are tailored to suit the student's interests and experience level.  

2 person - 6 session course, each class lasting 2 hr - $260/person

Clay, glaze and firing is extra and is due on pickup of finished pieces.




$20 deposit per person required before class start.  Once classes have been paid for  they are not refundable but can be re-scheduled with notice.  Glazing class may be delayed to suit firing schedule.

Balance of class cost is due at first session. Cost for clay, glaze and firings is due on pick up of finished pieces. 

Please bring a clean pair of shoes to class to be worn only in the studio as well as clothes that can get dirty.  To make throwing easier, jewelry should be removed, hair tied back and long nails trimmed. 

The last 10-15 minutes of class is reserved for cleanup and is included in the class cost

CLAY : $2.25 per kg/ $22.50 per 10 kg bag

GLAZE & FIRINGS : About $1.00 - $10.00 per piece depending on size

Prices are subject to change