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Terry Winston

Terry Winston
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 6M2


Background Information

Years Teaching:  20
Years Teaching Clay:  1
Years Working w/Clay:  20
School or Studio:  Studio
Freelance:  Yes
Specialties:  Paper arts
First Experience With Clay:  As a potter, have worked with various clays for years. Dabbled in this as another medium, and now teach beginner level and apply many of the same hand building clay techniques to polymer clay.
Past Teaching Experiences:  Calligraphy/paper arts instructor. Mad about rubber stamping and anything to do with the decoration/creation of paper. Currently have also discovered beading/jewlery making which also led me to polymer clay, in the making of my own beads.
Publication Experience:  Local calligraphy/rubberstamping magazines
Teaching Level:  Professional

Lesson Information

Private Lessons:  No
Group Lessons:  Yes
Minimum Number of Students:  4
Maximum Number of Students:  15
How Far Will Travel:  One hour drive
Reimbursed Expenses:  Most to all of my supplies
Class Prep Time:  2-3 hours (unless I am creating a new class/project in which case it would be one-two days)
Maximum Consecutive Days Teaching:  6
Class Listings & Descriptions:  Polymer Clay 101 - the basics

Words of Encouragement to Novice Teachers:

"Read, read, read and then do. You can never offer too much to your students in samples, information, or instruction."

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