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Now Enrolling Summer Night Classes

Classses Begin May 26

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HandsonWheel

Ready, Set, Throw: One Night Pottery Class

Friday April 24, 7-9pm

Ever wanted to try your hand at the pottery wheel? Have you always wanted to learn to throw but you're not sure if you want to commit to an 8-week class? Or maybe you and some friends are just looking for something different to do on a Friday night. Well, look no further - Ready, Set, Throw is here!
We guarantee you'll make at least one pot on the wheel in this special one-night class. Even if you've never touched clay before, our highly skilled staff will guide you through the entire process. It's the perfect opportunity to get creative and have fun!

This class is much better if you do it with friends. Plan your next outing with us. Makes a great unique party idea. Or bring a bottle of wine and your special someone and make it a date! You will get your very own ceramic pot that YOU MADE in a couple weeks. Don't live in town? Not to worry, we can ship it to you! Seats for this special event are limited so sign up now!

Level: All Levels
Tuition: $50 Per Person

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Summer Night Classes

Summer Night Session #1: May 26- June 26

Summer Night Session #2: July 6- August 7


 

w15LRogers  Beginner Wheel
Lindsay Rogers

Tuesdays 6:30-9pm
5 Weeks
May 26- June 23

This class will provide a perfect introduction to throwing on the potter's wheel. We will explore the fundamental pottery forms and work towards altering them to make cups, mugs, bowls, and more. We will also cover the basics of glazing to finish with functional pieces you can use at home.

Level: Beginner and Seasoned Beginner
Tuition: $195 + $30 Lab Fee*

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The Handbuilder's Hangout
Cayce Kolstad

Wednesdays 6:30-9pm
5 Weeks
May 27- June 24

Some of the best pottery and sculpture is made with just the bare hands and a few simple tools. Come learn the basics of handbuilding, as well as proper use of the studio's equipment, including the slab roller, extruder, and compass. Using underglazes, color additives, and multiple firings, Cayce will show you how to coax your projects into beautiful, finished works of art. All skill levels welcome.

Level: All Levels
Tuition: $195 + $30 Lab Fee*

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Dynamic Narrative Expressions
Travis Winters

Thursdays 6:30-9pm
May 28- June 25

Are you interested in learning how to sculpt more expressive figures? Join Travis as he shares his techniques for creating dynamic faces that tell a story. Through a series of guided activities, you will gain understanding of the musculature that defines the face, and how those muscles move and contort to convey emotion. We will also discuss ways to marry form and surface through carving, glazing, and painting.

Level: All Levels
Tuition: $195 + $30 Lab Fee*

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Beginner Wheel Continued
Lindsay Rogers

Tuesdays 6:30-9pm
5 Weeks
July 7- August 4

With an emphasis on ceramic tableware, this class is a perfect introduction to throwing on the potter's wheel. We will explore the fundamental forms for functional pottery and work towards altering them to make cups, mugs, bowls and more. We will also cover the basics of glazing to finish with a functional product you can use at home. This class is open to new students as well as students continuing from session #1.

Level: Beginner and Seasoned Beginner
Tuition: $195 + $30 Lab Fee*

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Ceramic Jewelry
Nina Kawar

Wednesdays 6:30-9pm
5 Weeks
July 8- August 5

Have you always wanted to make your own ceramic jewelry? In this special class, Nina will guide you through the process of bringing your designs to life. Experiment with soft slabs and pinching to create your own wearable art. Demonstrations will include adding textures and sprigs, along with slip and glaze application techniques to enhance your beautiful designs. Each student will leave class with a unique, custom designed, and finished piece of jewelry.

Level: Beginner and Intermediate
Tuition: $195 + $30 Lab Fee*

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Pitcher Perfect: Summertime Ceramics
Heather Spontak

Thursdays 6:30-9pm
5 Weeks
July 9- August 6

Ahhh, summertime! Heather's creative clay projects celebrate all the lovely things that summer has to offer. Work will begin on the potter's wheel to create pots that highlight the best of the season's treats. Lemonade pitchers, ice cream float cups, and berry bowls will all be demonstrated (and used!) throughout the course.

Level: Intermediate to Advanced
Tuition: $195 + $30 Lab Fee*

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*The Lab Fee covers the cost of:

Your first bag of clay (25 pounds)
Use of the studio outside of class time during scheduled Open Studio Hours
Use of the community studio equipment
Use of the studio glazes
Bisque and glaze firing of work made in class