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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
(22)

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.

$195
Th.   Jan 8th - Jan 29th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(22)

Play in the mud this summer and discover the joy of working with your hands! 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. Click here to view supply list.

$250
W.   Nov 12th - Dec 10th, 7pm
Beginner
(20)

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...

$265
M.   Nov 3rd - Dec 15th, 9:30am
All levels
(26)
Monday November 3 9:30am - 11:30am 7 Sessions $265
Tuesday November 4 1:30pm - 3:30pm 7 Sessions $265
Wednesday November 5 11am - 1pm 7 Sessions $265
Friday November 7 10am - 12pm 7 Sessions $265
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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 fire 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
Su.   Nov 9th, 11am
Beginner
(26)
Sunday November 9 11am - 1pm 1 Session $65
Sunday November 23 11am - 1pm 1 Session $65
Sunday December 7 11am - 1pm 1 Session $65
Sunday January 18 11am - 1pm 1 Session $65
Sunday February 1 11am - 1pm 1 Session $65
Saturday February 14 10am - 12pm 1 Session $65
Sunday February 15 11am - 1pm 1 Session $65
Sunday March 1 11am - 1pm 1 Session $65
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Our instructor will show and assist you with the basic techniques of the potter's wheel and will move on to more advanced projects if you are a repeat offender.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...

$65
F.   Nov 21st, 7pm
All levels
(26)
Friday November 21 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $65
Friday December 5 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $65
Friday January 9 7:30pm - 9:30pm 1 Session $65
Friday January 23 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $65
Friday February 6 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $65
Saturday February 14 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $65
Friday February 27 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $65
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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
(22)

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...

$245
M.   Nov 3rd - Dec 8th, 2:30pm
All levels
(6)
Monday November 3 2:30pm - 4:30pm 6 Sessions $245
Monday November 3 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $245
Monday November 3 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $245
Tuesday November 4 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $245
Tuesday November 4 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $245
Wednesday November 5 10am - 12pm 6 Sessions $245
Wednesday November 5 1pm - 3pm 6 Sessions $245
Wednesday November 5 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $245
Wednesday November 5 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $245
Thursday November 6 6pm - 8pm 6 Sessions $245
Thursday November 6 8pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $245
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Students will be introduced to basics of handbuilding and wheel throwing in a compact and cost-effective class. 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...

$25
Su.   Nov 2nd, 12pm
Beginner
(20)

Perfect for couples, family members and friends, this special introductory class takes your knowledge of ceramics—and your relationship—to the next level!

$270
F.   Nov 14th - Nov 28th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(20)

Ready to take your handbuilding skills and/or wheel techniques to the next level? Have a particular project in clay you've been dreaming of making? Wish you could create some gifts for your friends and family? All levels welcome to this mixed techniques class. Continue what you are currently working on from a prior class, or be inspired to try something...

$240
W.   Nov 5th - Dec 10th, 6:30pm
All levels
(22)

This workshop is an opportunity for students to make their own two or three pieces plaster mold and learn to use it with slip clay. Cleaning the cast piece will be demonstrated and slip clay recycling, firing and glazing will also be discussed.Registration: $90 non-refundable deposit is required to register. Balance payment is due one week prior to...

$190
Sa.Su.   Nov 22nd - Nov 23rd, 9am
All levels
(26)

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,...

$290
M.   Nov 24th - Jan 12th, 6:30pm
Beginner
(22)
Monday November 24 6:30pm - 9:30pm 6 Sessions $290
Sunday January 4 5pm - 8pm 4 Sessions $195
Monday January 5 10am - 1pm 4 Sessions $195
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Other Dates (3)

This class is ideal for adults with busy schedules, or those who enjoy working with a wider perspective instead of a more traditional cohesive student body. The relaxed atmosphere also provides some one-on-one instruction.  No experience required. Price includes includes clay and glazes; one-time firing fee of five cents per cubic inch apply.Price...

$315
Sa.   Nov 1st - Dec 13th, 10am
All levels
Saturday November 1 10am - 1pm 7 Sessions $315
Saturday November 1 10am - 1pm 7 Sessions $335
Tuesday November 4 10am - 1pm 7 Sessions $315
Tuesday November 4 10am - 1pm 7 Sessions $335
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Tweens and Teens can learn the basics of wheel throwing and fundamental glazing techniques. No previous experience required.  Price includes all firing fees, clay and glazes.

$250
Su.   Nov 2nd - Dec 14th, 10am
All levels

Learn classic wheel throwing techniques used to make teapots, vases, coffee mugs, and practically any functional and sculptural works you can can imagine in a supportive, friendly environment. Experience pottery in a one time 2 1/2 hour class. This "trial" class is a hands-on intensive wheel class taught by the school's expert instructors.Note: Pieces...

$75
Sa.   Nov 8th, 6pm
Beginner
(3)
Saturday November 8 6pm - 8pm 1 Session $75
Saturday November 15 6pm - 8pm 1 Session $75
Friday December 5 4pm - 6pm 1 Session $75
Saturday December 6 6pm - 8pm 1 Session $75
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Other Dates (4)

Classes continue to develop basic skills and introduce concepts that include shaping, sets, pouring vessels, lidded vessels and closed forms. Price includes includes clay and glazes; one-time firing fee of five cents per cubic inch apply.Price Options: Students in the adult classes will require their own tools. A beginner kit is available for...

$315
W.   Nov 5th - Dec 17th, 2pm
Intermediate
Wednesday November 5 2pm - 5pm 7 Sessions $315
Wednesday November 5 2pm - 5pm 7 Sessions $335
Wednesday November 5 7pm - 10pm 7 Sessions $335
Wednesday November 5 7pm - 10pm 7 Sessions $315
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In this class you will learn how to make cups, vases, trays, containers and other functional objects by using various handbuilding techniques of pinching, coiling and slabs. Please note that the price is per couple.

$95
Sa.   Nov 15th, 7pm
All levels
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Saturday November 15 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $95
Saturday December 13 7pm - 9pm 1 Session $95
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Sessions focus upon specific techniques and styles in ceramics history at the discretion of the instructor. Students are encouraged to explore their creative vision while improving their skill set. Price includes includes clay and glazes; one-time firing fee of five cents per cubic inch apply.Price Options: Students in the adult classes will require...

$315
Th.   Nov 6th - Dec 18th, 7pm
Advanced
Thursday November 6 7pm - 10pm 7 Sessions $315
Thursday November 6 7pm - 10pm 7 Sessions $335
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On the potter's wheel, make bowls, cups, vases, and more. Beginners learn basic skills while intermediate students develop their ideas and skills with individual projects. Our wheel classroom consists of 12 wheels where students learn the skills needed to 'throw' and trim a pot. Students will also become experienced in basic glazing techniques as well...

$235
Sa.   Nov 8th - Dec 20th, 10am
All levels
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