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602 - 22nd Avenue NWCalgary, Alberta, T2M 1N7

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About North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre

At North Mount Pleasant, our specialty is ceramics. In fact, this facility contains over a dozen kilns including electric, gas and specialty raku, sawdust, salt, and wood-fired. Draw, paint or try your hand on the potter's wheel. At North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre visual arts opportunities abound. In addition to our registered arts programs, we offer studio memberships for established artists, custom programs for groups, birthday parties for kids, and school arts programs for students of all ages.

North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre has been offering fine arts classes and studio space to Calgarians of all ages and abilities for more than 25 years. Housed in a heritage property built as a school in 1913, North Mount Pleasant ceramics and visual arts classes are varied and will appeal to all levels of personal competency.

Find Arts programs in the Arts Centres Program Guide.

Facility features

This facility contains over a dozen electric, gas and specialty kilns, as well as classrooms dedicated to painting and drawing.

Ceramic studio at North Mount Pleasant Arts Centre

Our ceramics studio is a clean, modern, well-ventilated studio with abundant natural light. It is equipped with canvas-covered worktables, personal storage space, and a glaze kitchen with spray booth, damp room, and extensive small equipment. Studio members may choose to fire their works in our electric, gas, raku, salt, wood, and sawdust kilns. Two technicians are available for consultation and support. Studio members have full use of the dedicated studio space, equipment, and kilns at all times that the centre is open.

Looking for a space designed to meet your creative needs? Contact us at NMPAC@calgary.ca.

Upcoming Events

Zoomers and Boomers - Lunch
22 Nov 2017 11:30AM
We’re planning a movie after our November lunch, ...
Fall Exercise Programs
23 Nov 2017 10:00AM
Our two exercise groups have proven to be very popular....
MPCA Book Club - Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
28 Nov 2017 07:00PM
Our November 28th book will be Hidden Figures by Margot...
Mount Pleasant Day Trip - Cariboo Magi at Rosebud Theatre
30 Nov 2017 12:00AM
Mount Pleasant Day Trips – Everyone Welcome! Ther...
Fall Exercise Programs
30 Nov 2017 10:00AM
Our two exercise groups have proven to be very popular....
Mount Pleasant Day Trip - Christmas lunch in Banff
04 Dec 2017 12:00AM
Mount Pleasant Day Trips – Everyone Welcome! Ther...
Fall Exercise Programs
07 Dec 2017 10:00AM
Our two exercise groups have proven to be very popular....
MPCA Christmas Party
09 Dec 2017 09:30AM
Come celebrate with us on December 9th from 9:30-11:30 ...
Zoomers and Boomers - Lunch
13 Dec 2017 11:30AM
We all look forward to our turkey dinner with all the &...
Fall Exercise Programs
14 Dec 2017 10:00AM
Our two exercise groups have proven to be very popular....

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