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Students attending this class will learn to get started on teapots, lidded containers and large forms. This class is for the advanced student. Benefit from valuable tips and tricks as well as advice on surface decorations. Proper glazing for varied forms is an important part of class demos as well as handbuilt additions to your thrown wares.

$195
T.   Jan 6th - Jan 27th, 9:30am
Advanced
(34)
Tuesday January 6 9:30am - 12:30pm 4 Sessions $195
Tuesday February 3 9:30am - 12:30pm 10 Sessions $485
Tuesday April 14 9:30am - 12:30pm 4 Sessions $195
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Students attending this class will learn the important basics of wedging, centering, throwing a basic form, trimming, and glazing your bowls, cups, and containers. In this class, students will experience weekly demonstration and plenty of practice time will have them spinning pots right away. Basic hand building techniques also covered.

$390
Th.   Feb 12th - Apr 2nd, 6:30pm
Beginner
(34)
Thursday February 12 6:30pm - 9:30pm 8 Sessions $390
Thursday April 9 6:30pm - 9:30pm 4 Sessions $195
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Basic classes introduce fundamental handbuilding techniques, including pinch, coil and slab construction and wheel throwing to make bowls, vases, cups, plates, and other vessel forms. Intermediate/Advanced classes assist you in developing personal work. Use of slips, glazes and surface decoration are covered at all levels.Click here to view supply...

$415
M.   Jan 12th - Mar 30th, 9:30am
Beginner
(44)
Monday January 12 9:30am - 12pm 10 Sessions $415
Monday January 12 12:30pm - 3pm 10 Sessions $415
Monday January 12 7pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $155
Wednesday January 14 9:30am - 12:30pm 12 Sessions $485
Wednesday January 14 1pm - 4pm 12 Sessions $485
Wednesday January 14 7pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $260
Saturday January 17 10am - 1pm 11 Sessions $435
Thursday January 22 7pm - 9pm 6 Sessions $185
Wednesday February 25 7pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $260
Monday March 2 7pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $155
Tuesday March 3 7pm - 9pm 5 Sessions $155
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This basic class introduces fundamental handbuilding techniques, including pinch, coil and slab construction and wheel throwing to make bowls, vases, cups, plates and other vessel forms. Play in the mud this summer and discover the joy of working with your hands!Prerequisite: Two semesters of Handbuilding and Wheel Basic.All levels cover use of slips,...

$415
M.   Jan 12th - Mar 30th, 7pm
Beginner
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Monday January 12 7pm - 10pm 10 Sessions $415
Wednesday January 14 9am - 12pm 12 Sessions $485
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Intermediate/advanced classes direct you in developing personal work along with advanced handbuilding and wheel techniques. All levels cover use of slips, glazes and surface decoration. Basic classes introduce fundamental handbuilding techniques, including pinch, coil-and-slab construction and throwing techniques for creating bowls, vases, cups, plates...

$485
W.   Jan 14th - Apr 1st, 12:30pm
Intermediate
(44)
Wednesday January 14 12:30pm - 3:30pm 12 Sessions $485
Wednesday January 14 7pm - 10pm 12 Sessions $485
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Master the art of working on the potter’s wheel. Basic classes begin with fundamentals; new forms and glazing and decorating techniques are demonstrated each week. In intermediate/advanced classes, fine-tune your throwing skills and explore a variety of vessel forms. Investigate complex surface-decorating techniques and foster a personal...

$415
M.   Jan 12th - Mar 30th, 10am
All levels
(44)

Basic classes begin with fundamentals; new forms and glazing and deco-rating techniques are demonstrated each week. In intermediate/advanced classes, fine-tune your throwing skills and explore a variety of vessel forms. Investigate complex surface-decorating techniques and foster a personal style.This class will help you begin mastering the art...

$185
Th.   Jan 15th - Feb 19th, 7pm
Beginner
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Thursday January 15 7pm - 9pm 6 Sessions $185
Thursday February 26 7pm - 9pm 6 Sessions $185
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Master the art of working on the potter’s wheel. Basic classes begin with fundamentals; new forms and glazing and decorating techniques are demonstrated each week. In intermediate/advanced classes, fine tune your throwing skills and explore a variety of vessel forms. Investigate complex surface decorating techniques, and foster a personal style.Prerequisite:...

$485
T.   Jan 13th - Mar 31st, 10am
Intermediate
(44)

Learn to create pieces using either handbuilding, throwing or a combination of both that can be used for either functional or sculptural work. Surface decoration techniques demonstrated will include applied texture, colored slips and glaze application. You are encouraged to let your instructor know of any project you may have in mind and it will be...

$300
M.   Jan 5th - Feb 23rd, 9:30am
All levels
(31)
Monday January 5 9:30am - 11:30am 8 Sessions $300
Tuesday January 6 1:30pm - 3:30pm 8 Sessions $300
Wednesday January 7 11am - 1pm 8 Sessions $300
Thursday January 8 11am - 1pm 8 Sessions $300
Friday January 9 10am - 12pm 8 Sessions $300
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Students attending this class will learn complex vessel forms and a variety of surface techniques. Now that students hands are dirty, they can get their head around the details!Note: For students who have taken two beginner courses or are at an intermediate/advanced level.

$195
T.   Jan 6th - Jan 27th, 6:30pm
Intermediate
(34)
Tuesday January 6 6:30pm - 9:30pm 4 Sessions $195
Tuesday February 3 6:30pm - 9:30pm 10 Sessions $485
Tuesday April 14 6:30pm - 9:30pm 4 Sessions $195
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Students will get a feel for what goes on in classes and workshops with these bargain price trial sessions. This is risk-free shopping—try out a class to see how you like it before committing to a longer series. You’ll sample many techniques, but all work is recycled at the end of the class.

$20
M.   Feb 2nd, 10am
All levels
(34)
Monday February 2 10am - 1pm 1 Session $20
Monday February 2 6:30pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $20
Thursday February 5 6:30pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $20
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The school will be conducting a 2 day, 7 hours mold making workshop. You will make your own mold of the prototype you will bring and learn to slip cast it. The prototype can be made in clay but you can also use industrial objects or nature elements. The possibilities are almost endless!

$200
Sa.Su.   Feb 7th - Feb 8th, 9am
All levels
(31)

This workshop will introduce you to the basic skills of throwing on the potter's wheel. No prior experience is required.You will get to keep the bowl or cylinder you have successfully created. We will glaze and fired it for you with our glaze pick of the week and we will contact you approximately 2 weeks after the workshop when your piece is ready...

$65
Sa.   Feb 14th, 10am
Beginner
(31)

Friday night is for letting loose and relaxing! Couples, singles and friends come join us and get a little dirty while enjoying the wine or beer you brought in. This class can be repeated many times but gives you the freedom to register one class at a time.Our instructor will show and assist you with the basic techniques of the potter's wheel and will...

$65
F.   Feb 27th, 7pm
Beginner
(31)

Looking to try out ceramics in a fun and social environment? Not ready to commit? Busy schedule? On a tight budget?This class is the perfect way to see if you would enjoy getting your hands dirty while learning about the exciting world of clay! Students will be introduced to basics of handbuilding and wheel throwing in a compact and cost-effective...

$25
Th.   Jan 15th, 7pm
Beginner
(44)
Thursday January 15 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $25
Sunday January 25 12pm - 3pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday January 27 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $25
Tuesday February 3 7pm - 10pm 1 Session $25
Sunday March 22 12pm - 3pm 1 Session $25
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Fear of glazing? Learn how to get over it in a three-hour course. This class provides a methodical approach to choosing the most appropriate surface and color(s) for your work, as well as a tutorial in glaze application. Bring a bisqued object to test and a pot or sculpture that you feel was not successfully glazed for discussion. Learn how to prepare...

$45
Su.   Jan 18th, 1pm
Beginner
(44)

Ideal for dates, family or friends who want to take a beginning class together to learn about the basics of clay.Registration includes space for you and a friend, with a savings of 20%!Supply list: ApronTowel (optional)All other tools are for sale in your class for $25 as well as aprons, $16 but students are welcome to purchase them outside and...

$270
T.   Feb 10th - Feb 24th, 6:30pm
Beginner
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Tuesday February 10 6:30pm - 9:30pm 3 Sessions $270
Friday February 13 6:30pm - 9:30pm 3 Sessions $270
Sunday March 1 12pm - 3pm 3 Sessions $270
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For thousands of years ceramics has done in the 3-D world what the advent of the writing utensil did for the immediacy of 2-D communication.More recently, this direct use of the medium has become popular among professional artists who are now integrating clay into their studio practice. But ceramics is a complex art that requires extensive training...

$1,500
F.   Jan 30th - Mar 27th, 10am
All levels
(44)

Various throwing projects, glazing and surface techniques will be explored in all of the classes. All classes focus on wheel throwing techniques and accommodate skill levels from beginners to very advanced. Our small group size ensures individual guidance. When registering for a pottery class, please choose the class day and time that best fits...

$345
M.   Jan 5th - Feb 23rd, 2:30pm
All levels
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Monday January 5 2:30pm - 4:30pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday January 5 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday January 5 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Tuesday January 6 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Tuesday January 6 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday January 7 10am - 12pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday January 7 1pm - 3pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday January 7 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday January 7 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Thursday January 8 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Thursday January 8 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday March 2 2:30pm - 4:30pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday March 2 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday March 2 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Tuesday March 3 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Tuesday March 3 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday March 4 10am - 12pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday March 4 1pm - 3pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday March 4 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday March 4 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Thursday March 5 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Thursday March 5 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday April 27 2:30pm - 4:30pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday April 27 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday April 27 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Tuesday April 28 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Tuesday April 28 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday April 29 10am - 12pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday April 29 1pm - 3pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday April 29 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday April 29 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Thursday April 30 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Thursday April 30 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday June 22 2:30pm - 4:30pm 6 Sessions $260
Monday June 22 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $260
Monday June 22 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $260
Tuesday June 23 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $260
Tuesday June 23 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $260
Wednesday June 24 10am - 12pm 6 Sessions $260
Wednesday June 24 1pm - 3pm 6 Sessions $260
Wednesday June 24 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $260
Wednesday June 24 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $260
Thursday June 25 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $260
Thursday June 25 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $260
Monday August 3 2:30pm - 4:30pm 5 Sessions $200
Monday August 3 6pm - 8pm 5 Sessions $200
Monday August 3 8pm - 10pm 5 Sessions $200
Tuesday August 4 6pm - 8pm 5 Sessions $200
Tuesday August 4 8pm - 10pm 5 Sessions $200
Wednesday August 5 10am - 12pm 5 Sessions $200
Wednesday August 5 1pm - 3pm 5 Sessions $200
Wednesday August 5 6pm - 8pm 5 Sessions $200
Wednesday August 5 8pm - 10pm 5 Sessions $200
Thursday August 6 6pm - 8pm 5 Sessions $200
Thursday August 6 8pm - 10pm 5 Sessions $200
Monday September 14 2:30pm - 4:30pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday September 14 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday September 14 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Tuesday September 15 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Tuesday September 15 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday September 16 10am - 12pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday September 16 1pm - 3pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday September 16 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Wednesday September 16 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Thursday September 17 6pm - 8pm 8 Sessions $345
Thursday September 17 8pm - 10pm 8 Sessions $345
Monday November 9 2:30pm - 4:30pm 6 Sessions $260
Monday November 9 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $260
Monday November 9 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $260
Tuesday November 10 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $260
Tuesday November 10 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $260
Wednesday November 11 10am - 12pm 6 Sessions $260
Wednesday November 11 1pm - 3pm 6 Sessions $260
Wednesday November 11 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $260
Wednesday November 11 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $260
Thursday November 12 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $260
Thursday November 12 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $260
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Students attending this class will learn to develop a solid foundation in the craft by completing simple projects like vases, bowls and platters. In this class, students will roll up their sleeves and plunge into basic ceramic techniques, handbuilding and wheel. Pottery wheel demos and practice will include wedging and centering clay on the wheel,...

$195
Su.   Jan 4th - Jan 25th, 5pm
Beginner
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Sunday January 4 5pm - 8pm 4 Sessions $195
Monday January 5 10am - 1pm 4 Sessions $195
Sunday February 8 5pm - 8pm 10 Sessions $485
Monday February 9 10am - 1pm 10 Sessions $485
Monday February 9 6:30pm - 9:30pm 6 Sessions $290
Monday March 30 6:30pm - 9:30pm 6 Sessions $290
Sunday April 26 5pm - 8pm 4 Sessions $195
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