Beginners Hand-Building

Start Here!

This course offers the beginner a valuable introduction to the ceramic process. The emphasis is on pinch and coil construction and classes includes instruction on surface treatments and glaze application.

Tuesday, 7:00pm - 9:00pm TIA ESTES Start Date: 06/20/2017 Register
Wednesday, 10:00pm - 12:00pm TIA ESTES Start Date: 06/21/2017 Register

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, 10:00am - 12noon TOM RECCHION Start Date:6/20/2017 Register
Thursday, 7:00pm - 9:00pm BECKI CHERNOFF Start Date:6/22/2017 Register
Saturday, 10:00am - 12noon CAROL ARONOWSKY Start Date:6/24/2017 Register

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.

Wenesday, 7:00pm – 9:00pm TITIA ESTES Start Date: 6/21/2017 Register

Intermediate Wheel-Throwing

Throw with confidence!

Once you are comfortable throwing, trimming and glazing your work independently, an intermediate class will build your skills. Topics include: using bats and chucks, throwing larger forms and repetition throwing for sets. The ability to throw, trim and glaze independently is a prerequisite for this class.

Tuesday, 7:00pm - 9:00pm SHARON GARRETT Start Date: 6/20/2017 Register
Saturday, 12:00pm - 2:00pm CAROL ARONOWSKY Start Date: 6/24/2017 Register

Surface Design on Bisque Ware

Complement your forms with surface decoration techniques.

Explore a variety of applications of Texture, Colored Clay, Oxides and Underglazes to enhance your hand built or wheel thrown pieces before bisque firing. Experience in hand building or wheel throwing is prerequisite.

Thursday, 7:00pm - 9:00pm HEATHER ROSENMAN Start Date: 06/22/2017 Register
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