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Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art

111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
416-586-8080 www.gardinermuseum.on.ca

June 2018

Family Sunday at the Gardiner | Tile Painting

Sunday, June 10, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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It’s collage day! Join Family Sunday at the Gardiner and make a…

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July 2018

Clay Activity | Maple Leaf Impressions

Sunday, July 1, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Celebrate Canada’s 151st birthday by creating a one-of-a-kind maple leaf candle holder.…

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Family Sundays at the Gardiner

Sunday, July 15, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, August 26, 2018

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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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July 15 | Clay Activity: Totally Textured Inspired by our lobby exhibition…

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Tile Painting at the Gardiner

Sunday, July 22, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Admission is free for visitors under 18yrs every Sunday at the Gardiner!…

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Tile Painting at the Gardiner

Sunday, July 29, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, August 26, 2018

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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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August 2018

Family Sundays at the Gardiner | Notebooks of the Future

Sunday, August 5, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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August 5 | Notebooks of the Future Join the staff of the…

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Family Sunday: Fossil Imprints at the Gardiner

Sunday, August 12, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Admission is free for visitors under 18yrs every Sunday at the Gardiner!…

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Tile Painting at the Gardiner

Sunday, August 19, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Admission is free for visitors under 18yrs every Sunday at the Gardiner!…

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Buzzing Beehives at the Gardiner

Sunday, August 26, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Explore the magical shape and structure of beehives! For thousands of years,…

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September 2018

Clay Activity | Sculpting with Sugar at The Gardiner

Sunday, September 23, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Enjoy a really sweet Family Sunday with a freestyle clay making session;…

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Jack-O-Lantern Workshop at Gardiner Museum

Saturday, September 29, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Make a Jack-O-Lantern out of clay to put in your window just…

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October 2018

Tile Painting | Thanksgiving Prints

Sunday, October 7, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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What are you thankful for this Thanksgiving weekend? This Family Sunday,there will…

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Clay Activity | Pumpkin Pinch Pots at The Gardiner

Sunday, October 28, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Celebrate the harvest season and Halloween  by making your own pinch pot…

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November 2018

Tile Painting | Dia de los Muertos at The Gardiner

Sunday, November 4, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Celebrate the end of Dias de los Muertos at the Gardiner! In…

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Clay Activity | Wobbly Little Teacups at The Gardiner

Sunday, November 11, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Take inspiration from the Gardiner's new exhibition, Obsession: Sir William Van Horne’s…

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Tile Painting | Zentangles at The Gardiner

Sunday, November 18, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Zentangle is a combination of the words ZEN + TANGLE! When you…

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December 2018

Tile Painting: Around the World @ The Gardiner

Sunday, December 23, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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The holiday season is upon us! What traditions do you celebrate at…

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Clay Activity | Animals of the Zodiac

Saturday, December 29, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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There's a big goat sculpture in the Gardiner's  lobby? Part of the exhibition…

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Clay Activity | Light Your Way

Sunday, December 30, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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The New Year is almost here! Make a candle holder out of…

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January 2019

Clay Activity | Winter Wonderland

Thursday, January 3, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Imagine having a friend who lives very far away and has never…

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Clay Activity | Obsession!

Friday, January 4, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Have you visited the Garediner's exhibition Obsession: Sir William Van Horne’s Japanese…

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Clay Activity | Shapes in Space

Sunday, January 13, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Today is your last chance to see the extraordinary clay shapes on…

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Tile Painting | Paint a Pup

Sunday, January 20, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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The Gardiner's new lobby display, Best in Show, features everyone’s best friend:…

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Clay Activity | Sculpt a Pet

Sunday, January 27, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Visit the Gardiner's new lobby display, Best in Show, featuring adorable ceramic…

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February 2019

Clay Activity at the Gardiner| Year of the Pig

Sunday, February 3, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Happy Lunar New Year! It’s the year of the Pig—the twelfth animal…

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Family Day Clay | Mosaic Art

Monday, February 18, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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There's a special mosaic workshop led by ceramist and mosaic artist Valentina Guevara on family…

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Tile Painting at the Gardiner | Pop Art Pets

Sunday, February 24, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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The Gardiner's new lobby display, Best In Show, features sculptures of some…

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March 2019

Anniversary Weekend at the Gardiner Museum

Saturday, March 9, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at 10:00 am

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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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The Gardiner Museum has something to celebrate–35 years! Enjoy a day of…

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Tile Activity | Lucky Tiles at The Gardiner

Sunday, March 17, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Happy St Patrick's Day! According to Irish lore, the our-leafed clover represents…

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Tile Activity : Blue and White at The Gardiner

Sunday, March 31, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Explore the second-floor Chinese Porcelain Gallery, then venture across the hall to…

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April 2019

Clay Activity : Make it Personal at The Gardiner

Sunday, April 21, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Have you visited the exhibition Ai Weiwei: Unbroken? The artist combines old…

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May 2019

Clay Activity : Hearts and Hands at The Gardiner

Sunday, May 5, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Mother’s Day is next weekend! Visit The Gardiner's Community Clay Studio and…

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Clay Activity : Dragons and Phoenixes

Sunday, May 19, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Did you know that images of dragons, while they can be found…

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June 2019

Create Rainbow Mandalas at The Gardiner

Sunday, June 9, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Create rainbow mandala coasters at the Gardiner to celebrate Pride Month and…

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Clay Activity at the Gardiner | Rainbows and Unicorns

Sunday, June 30, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Rainbows and unicorns go hand-in-hand. The rainbow flag was created in 1978…

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July 2019

Family Sunday at the Gardiner | Self-Care Rituals

Sunday, July 14, 2019 @ 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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This hands-on self-care workshop is facilitated by artist Igho Diana of Hair…

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August 2019

Family Clay Sunday at the Gardiner | Fantastic Beasts

Sunday, August 11, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Ancient American peoples considered the jaguar the god of the night. Explore…

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Family Sunday at the Gardiner | Spread Your Wings

Sunday, August 25, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Just before the monarch butterflies begin their annual migration to Mexico, join…

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September 2019

Family Sunday at the Gardiner | Dinosaur Fossils

Sunday, September 8, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Make your own dinosaur fossils out of clay. What will your dinosaur…

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October 2019

Family Clay at the Gardiner | Brilliant Birds

Sunday, October 6, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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How many birds can you spot at the museum? Outside on the…

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Tile Painting: Giving Thanks at The Gardiner

Sunday, October 13, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada

What are you thankful for? Your family and friends? Your pet? Or…

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Clay Activity: Pumpkin Pinch Pots

Sunday, October 20, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada

Halloween is fast approaching ... why not make a pumpkin pinch pot…

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November 2019

Family Clay at the Gardiner | Pineapples and Oysters

Sunday, November 3, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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What are your favourite foods? Do you like tropical pineapples or oysters…

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Tile Painting at the Gardiner | Playful Plating

Sunday, November 10, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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The Gardiner's new exhibition, Savour: Food Culture in the Age of Enlightenment…

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December 2019

Clay Activity | Make a Snowflake

Sunday, December 1, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Make a clay snowflake using the coiling technique, a method that’s been…

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Clay & Crafts at the Gardiner | Holiday Special

Sunday, December 15, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada
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Visit The Gardiner museum, take in the exhibits and spend some time…

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Tile Painting: Winter Solstice at The Gardiner

Sunday, December 22, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada

Happy Winter Solstice! Whether you celebrate Kwanzaa, Chanukah, Christmas, Dong Zhi, or…

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January 2020

Clay Activity: Low-Relief Animal Carving at The Gardiner

Sunday, January 5, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada

Come to the Laura Dinner & Richard Rooney Community Clay Studio to…

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Clay Activity | Pet Pots

Sunday, January 19, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada

Have you seen The Gardiner's special exhibition Savour: Food Culture in the Age…

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February 2020

Tile Painting: Terrific Terrazzo

Sunday, February 2, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada

Join artist and educator Samantha Hill in the Laura Dinner & Richard…

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Clay Activity | Family Day Fun at The Gardiner

Monday, February 17, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada

Families comes in all different shapes, sizes, and colours. What does your…

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March 2020

Tile Painting: Just add Salt at the Gardiner

Sunday, March 1, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art, 111 Queens Park
Toronto, Ontario M5S 2C7 Canada

Join artist and educator Samantha Hill in the Laura Dinner & Richard…

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