Beginners Wheel Throwing

Learn to use the potter's wheel

This course lays the foundation for personal development of basic skills in throwing, trimming and glaze application.

Tuesday, 7:00pm – 9:00pm JANISSE GRACIA Start Date: 03/03/2020 Register
Final class meeting: 4/14/2020 – no class on Tuesday, March 24.

Friday, 10:00am – 12:00noon RACHEL BAYDIAN Start Date: 03/06/2020 Register

Saturday, 10:00am – 12:00noon CAROL ARONOWSKY Start Date: 03/07/2020 Register
Final class meeting: 4/18/2020 – no class on Tuesday, March 28.

Advanced Beginners Hand-Building

Learn slab-building techniques in this follow-up to Beginners Hand-Building

This course offers the advanced beginner a valuable introduction to hard and soft slab construction and includes instruction on glaze application. Experience with pinching and coiling is prerequisite.

Wednesday, 10:00am - 12:00noon TITIA ESTES Start Date: 03/04/2020 Register

Advanced Beginners Wheel Throwing: Intro. to Porcelain

Develop your throwing skills using porcelain clay

This class will cover the properties of throwing, trimming, and glazing this beautiful clay body as compared to stoneware. Prerequisite: Mut be INDEPENDENT in throwing, trimming, and glazing 2 to 3 pounds stoneware. Some additional tools may be required. There will also be a materials fee of $15

Wednesday, 7:00PM - 9:00pm CHRISTINE SCHWANDT Start Date: 03/04/2020 Register

Saturday, 12noon - 2:00pm CAROL ARONOWSKY Start Date: 03/07/2020 Register

Intermediate Wheel-Throwing

Designer Wheel Throwing

Once you are comfortable throwing, trimming and glazing your work independently, an intermediate class will allow you to explore creating and developing your own designs. The ability to throw, trim and glaze independently is a prerequisite.

Thursday, 7:00pm - 9:00pm JOTHAM HUNG Start Date: 03/05/2020 Register
Final class meeting: 4/16/2020 – no class on Thursday, March 26.

Advanced Intermediate Hand-Building

Refine and develop your Hand-Building techniques

Use advanced hand-building techniques to explore personal ideas and self-expression. This course will focus on form and surface finishing options. Hand Building experience (pinch, coil and slab) is prerequisite.

Wednesday, 7:00PM - 9:00PM TITIA ESTES Start Date: 03/04/2020 Register

Sculpture I

Explore Ceramic Sculpture

This class will give students the opportunity to learn about creative possibilities inherent in the process of clay sculpture. Designed for the intermediate to advanced level hand builder who is interested in expanding their ceramics experience, class instruction will cover three basic sculpture building techniques and include joining, adding to the form, refining, and non-glaze finish options. Students may tailor their projects to individual interests. Beginning sculpture will prepare students for the advanced level Sculpture II class.

Tuesday, 7:00pm - 9:00pm CAROL HORST Start Date: 03/03/2020 Register

There are no Advanced Classes in Session 2/2020

Xiem Class Sessions in 2020