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Pottery Classes San Diego

Discover the art of pottery in San Diego with hands-on classes that teach participants how to shape clay, create unique designs, and master techniques like wheel throwing and hand-building.

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2 hr Pottery Wheel Intro

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

Discover the ancient art of pottery wheel throwing. Unlock your creativity and learn the fundamentals of this timeless craft, guided by a studio artist. Suitable for beginners, this hands-on class provides an introduction to wheel throwing, materials, and firing techniques.

Date Night Pottery Class for Two

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

Unleash your creativity and bond with your loved ones in a fun and relaxed outdoor pottery workshop, where you'll get hands-on experience and individual attention to make the most of your time in the studio.

$159
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Pottery Wheel 2 (BYOB)

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

Get your creative juices flowing and enjoy a hands-on pottery experience at this inviting studio. Unwind with your favorite beverage while you learn to mold and shape clay into stunning pieces of art.

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Pottery Wheel Studio Pass- 4 Weeks

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

Discover the art of pottery at Art Wheel's Pottery Wheel Studio, where you can create beautiful cups, bowls, plates, and more. Whether you're a beginner or experienced, our instructions and demonstrations will help you bring your unique projects to life. Join our ongoing enrollment and explore the world of pottery today.

$212

4 sessions

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Ceramics Open Studio - Fridays

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

Unleash your creativity and immerse yourself in the art of ceramics with access to state-of-the-art pottery wheels and essential tools. Discover the joy of shaping clay into unique masterpieces during your own self-guided studio sessions. Embrace the freedom to create without boundaries at Art Wheel's Ceramics Open Studio.

Saturday AM Pottery Wheel Intro Event

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

Discover the joy of pottery wheel throwing at our all-inclusive event. Suitable for all levels, join us for a hands-on experience where you can create and decorate two unique pieces. Perfect for ages 14 and up, unleash your creativity in a welcoming atmosphere.

Saturday PM Pottery Wheel Intro Event

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

Discover the art of pottery as you embark on a hands-on wheel experience. Unleash your creativity and learn the techniques of shaping clay into unique masterpieces. Suitable for all levels, this inclusive event is perfect for ages 14 and up.

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Pottery Wheel Experience 2 hrs - BYOB

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

At Art Wheel School & Studio, students can enjoy an opportunity to explore and be creative in a fun and relaxed outdoor setting. $60 for 1 guest. 2 hour workshop, All inclusive 5 lbs clay, use of studio tools and firing & glaze for 1  one large or 2 small pieces per guest.  BYOB (bring your own beverage) Pottery wheel workshop includes an introduction to the basic fundamentals of a pottery wheel, along with demonstrations and...

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Ceramics Open Studio - Wednesdays

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

Includes 2 hours studio time. Includes use of pottery wheel and basic throwing tools  or table space and basic tools.  Materials and firing fees not included or firing fees. Clay available for purchase on site. Does not include instruction.

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Hand Building

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

You will get an overview of the fundamental steps involved creating using one or more basic hand-building techniques. Including pinch, slab or coil. Activities include demonstrations, instruction a basic overview of the process as well as plenty of hands on experience. Also studio time to create your tile, sculpture, vase, cup of bowl depending on the basic we create as a group. Hand-building includes constructing pots from pre-made clay parts....

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BYOB Wheel Throwing Class (Saturday / Sunday Night)

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

At Art Wheel School & Studio, students can enjoy an opportunity to explore and be creative in a fun and relaxed outdoor setting. Pottery wheel workshops include an introduction to the basic fundamentals of a pottery wheel, along with demonstrations and hands-on time for participants to explore the creative process.  The small group setting, suitable for both adults and children, provides participants with individual attention to make the...

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$120
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6-Week Hand Building

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

In this workshop you will get an overview of the fundamental steps involved creating using one or more basic hand-building techniques. Including pinch, slab or coil. Activities include demonstrations, instruction a basic overview of the process as well as plenty of hands on experience. Also studio time to create your tile, sculpture, vase, cup of bowl depending on the basic we create as a group. Hand-building includes constructing pots from...

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$150

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2 Guests Pottery Wheel BYOB

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

At Art Wheel School & Studio, students can enjoy an opportunity to explore and be creative in a fun and relaxed outdoor setting. Pottery wheel workshop includes an introduction to the basic fundamentals of a pottery wheel, along with demonstrations and hands-on time for participants to explore the creative process. The small group setting, suitable for both adults and children, provides participants with individual attention to make the most...

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$122

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Ceramics Open Studio - Thursdays

Art Wheel @ 133 Elder Ave, San Diego, CA

Includes 2 hours studio time. Includes use of pottery wheel and basic throwing tools  or table space and basic tools.  Materials and firing fees not included or firing fees. Clay available for purchase on site. Does not include instruction.

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Hand Building / Wheel Throwing Combo

Clay Artists at the Vineyard @ 13330 Paseo del Verano Norte, San Diego, CA

This class will teach you slab/coil/pinch methods plus some extruding and sculpting! If interested in wheel throwing, we will teach you to center, open, pull up the walls to create a basic cylinder and eventually bowls, vases, etc!   

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$150

6 sessions

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Surface Designs - Dramatic Finishes

Fire and Mud Studios @ 1565 Creek St, San Diego, CA

In this 3 hour workshop, we will focus on the dramatic results of using Bubbles, Underglaze transfer paper, and Mocha Diffusion to decorate the surface of your pots. You will need 2-5 bisque fired pieces for the Bubbles and transfer paper. Burnished surfaces are best for the transfer paper. Then we will make at least one piece in class to decorate with the Mocha Diffusion technique. 

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Wine Down Thursdays: Wheel and Wine

Fire and Mud Studios @ 1565 Creek St, San Diego, CA

"Wine" down your week with a relaxing wheel class and a glass of wine (or beverage of your choice). Beginners to advanced Throwing on the Wheel Class. Adults bring your own beverage.

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Glazing

Fire and Mud Studios @ 1565 Creek St, San Diego, CA

Once you have completed construction of your works of art, your pieces will need to dry and become fired in order to be ready to glaze. This usually takes about 2 weeks. Glazing is a process of painting your pieces so they may be fired once again to create a final product that is food, dishwasher, microwave safe. You can even bake in it!

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Youth Ceramic Course

Lux Art Institute @ 1550 S El Camino Real, Encinitas, CA

Join Lux Art Institute's youth ceramic course in our Education Pavilion! A range of glazing techniques will help you create vibrant and bold designs on your very own customized ceramic art.  Get one-on-one direction from our educators and create art with your hands.

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$315

6 sessions

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Reviews for Pottery Classes in San Diego

Pottery Classes in San Diego are rated 4.2 stars based on 11 verified reviews from actual CourseHorse.com purchasers.

  • Pottery Wheel 2 (BYOB)

    Reviewed by Jami S. on 8/22/2020
    Jeff was great. He was very informative and taught in a manner that complemented my learning style. I highly recommend this course.
  • Pottery Wheel 2 (BYOB)

    Reviewed by Carol L. on 1/5/2020
    Great teacher learned a lot enjoyed the class will be back
  • Pottery Wheel 2 (BYOB)

    Anonymous review on 8/23/2019
    I didn't expect we would actually make things (since never done this before), but we made a few bowls and I'm excited that I'll be able to pick them up at later time to take them home. It was fun and I learned something! would do it again.
  • Pottery Wheel 2 (BYOB)

    Anonymous review on 1/6/2019
    It was such a wonderful class. I really enjoyed it.

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