Classes

Have you ever watched someone work on a potter’s wheel, and found yourself captivated by the smooth vessel pulled up from a mound of clay? Are you curious about what it would be like to make your own wheel-thrown pottery? If you like working with the medium of clay, you may enjoy giving wheel-thrown pottery a try.  We offer classes 5 days a week at various signs.  Scroll down to check them all out!

Beginning and Intermediate Wheel Throwing Classes

Perfectly Imperfect with Wendie Love – Winter 2019

Instructor: Wendie Love

Perfectly Imperfect: Exploring the beauty of wonky forms and Wabi Sabi surface

In this class students will create forms on the wheel and activate surfaces by a variety of techniques. Students will learn about throwing, altering, darting, slip trailing Mishima/inlay, mocha diffusion, under glaze layering, masking, and other alternative finishes.

This is a 6-week course. Each sequential course will take place on the following week on the same day/time.

  • Class is 6-weeks
  • Next class begins on Jan 6, 2019
  • Sundays 5:00PM to 8:00PM
  • $225.00 for New Students (includes Materials)
  • $200.00 for Returning Students (includes Materials)

Next class begins on Jan 6, 2019
Sundays 5:00PM to 8:00PM

Sunday Handbuilding Class with Megan Schefter – Winter 2019 Class

Instructor: Megan Schefter
Special Topic: Handbuilding back to basics

A review and new perspective for returning students and in depth introduction to new students of all things hand built (no wheel)
Includes Slab roller with soft and firm slab building, extruder and coil and all things built with that process. Combining techniques, pinch, coil, slab, etc… Reductive Carving, slump and hump molds, if it’s not done on the wheel you’ll learn it in this class.

This is a 6-week course. Each sequential course will take place on the following week on the same day/time.

  • Class is 6-weeks
  • Next class begins on Jan 13, 2019
  • Sundays 5:00PM to 8:00PM
  • $225.00 for New Students (includes Materials)
  • $200.00 for Returning Students (includes Materials)

Next class begins on Jan 13, 2019
Sundays 5:00PM to 8:00PM

Monday Beginning/Intermediate Wheel Throwing Class w/ Ellie Kotsianas – Winter 2019 Class

Instructor: Ellie Kotsianas

Join Ellie on Monday nights at 6pm. The beginners will cover all the basics of wheel throwing (throwing, trimming, glazing, handles.) The intermediate students will further their knowledge with larger forms, attaching two forms together, lidded jars, throwing sets of things. Feel free two bring food and beverages. 

This is a 6-week course.  Each sequential course will take place on the following week on the same day/time.

  • Class is 6-weeks
  • Next class begins on Jan 14, 2019
  • Mondays 6:00PM to 9:00PM
  • $225.00 for New Students (includes Materials)
  • $200.00 for Returning Students (includes Materials)

Next class begins on Jan 14, 2019
Mondays 6:00PM to 9:00PM

Tuesday Beginning Ceramic Wheel Throwing Class with Amanda Humphreys – Winter 2019 Class

Instructor: Amanda Humphreys
Amanda will instruct you how to wedge and center clay, make cups, bowls and plates as well as how to decorate and glaze your pieces. First bag of clay, pottery tool kit, 8 weeks of studio time are all included.

This is a 6-week course. Each sequential course will take place on the following week on the same day/time.

  • Class is 6-weeks
  • Next class begins on Jan 08, 2019
  • Tuesdays 6:00PM to 9:00PM
  • $225.00 for New Students (includes Materials)
  • $200.00 for Returning Students (includes Materials)

Next class begins on Jan 08, 2019
Tuesdays 6:00PM to 9:00PM

Wednesday Beginning/ Intermediate Wheel Throwing Class with Anais Lux – Winter 2019 Class

Instructor: Anais Lux
Anais will take you through the entire process of learning how to make pottery on the wheel. This includes wedging clay, centering, pulling up, making cups, bowls, vases, trimming your work, and glazing it. Your first bag of clay, pottery tool kit, and 8 weeks of studio time are all included.

This is a 6-week course. Each sequential course will take place on the following week on the same day/time.

  • Class is 6-weeks
  • Next class begins on Jan 09, 2019
  • Wednesdays 6:00PM to 9:00PM
  • $225.00 for New Students (includes Materials)
  • $200.00 for Returning Students (includes Materials)

Next class begins on Jan 09, 2019
Wednesdays 6:00PM to 9:00PM

Thursday “Handbuilding Back to Basics” with Megan Schefter – Winter 2019 Class

Instructor: Megan Schefter
Special Topic: Handbuilding back to basics

A review and new perspective for returning students and in depth introduction to new students of all things hand built (no wheel)
Includes Slab roller with soft and firm slab building, extruder and coil and all things built with that process. Combining techniques, pinch, coil, slab, etc… Reductive Carving, slump and hump molds, if it’s not done on the wheel you’ll learn it in this class.

This is a 6-week course. Each sequential course will take place on the following week on the same day/time.

  • Class is 6-weeks
  • Next class begins on Jan 17, 2019
  • Thursdays 9:00AM to 12:00PM
  • $225.00 for New Students (includes Materials)
  • $200.00 for Returning Students (includes Materials)

Next class begins on Jan 17, 2019
Thursdays 9:00AM to 12:00PM

Looking for a 1-day class?  Check out our Friday Events!