Pottery Wheel Classes

Adult 6 Week Pottery Wheel Class

Description: Students will learn the basics of throwing on the pottery wheel.  We will cover everything from clay preparation and proper body positioning; to centering, pulling walls, shaping and trimming.

For Whom: Teens and Adults, (recommended for beginner and intermediate level)

When: Scheduled throughout the year. Upcoming classes will be Tuesday evenings beginning October 2nd at 6:30 p.m. and Sunday afternoons beginning October 7th at 3:00 p.m.

Class Size: 3 – 6 Students

Cost: $210 for Six (6) 2.5 hour classes. 

What You Need to Know: Dress Casually and anticipate getting messy. The clay we use washes out of clothing. All tools and supplies needed to throw your pottery is included, however, we do not provide towels. Please bring a towel with you.

Every student is given use of a 25 lb. bag of class for use in class and for practice. Class comes with unlimited practice time during our open hours. The wheels are available as long as we do not have the wheels booked for another activity. It also includes firing and glazes for pieces created during the 6 weeks of class. 

We will fire some of the pottery pieces during the class session and then again after the last class. We do not focus on painting the pieces, but students are welcome to come in to the studio to paint their fired bisque-ware anytime during our open studio time. Painted pieces will be ready for pick up one week after they are painted. 

Cancellation Policy: Class deposit can be refunded in the form of a gift certificate with a minimum of seven days notice. Class deposit is forfeited with less than seven days notice unless a student is found to take the seat, at which point we will issue a gift certificate for the deposit amount.

Kids 6 Week Pottery Wheel Class

Description:  Students will spend 4 week learning the basics of throwing on the pottery wheel.  We will focus on skill building and allow each child to learn at his or her own pace. The last 2 weeks we will hand-build a project and paint the vessels created on the pottery wheel.

For Whom: Kids ages 9 – 15

When: Saturday Mornings from 9-10:30 from 

Class Size: 3 – 6 Students

Cost: $175 for Six (6) 1.5 hour classes. 

What You Need to Know: Dress Casually and anticipate getting messy. The clay we use washes out of clothing. All tools and supplies and firings needed to create your pottery is included, however, we do not provide towels. Please bring a towel with you.

Cancellation Policy: Class deposit can be refunded in the form of a gift certificate with a minimum of seven days notice. Class deposit is forfeited with less than seven days notice unless a student is found to take the seat, at which point we will issue a gift certificate for the deposit amount.