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Mud Puppy Studio Time - February 2023

$250

with Studio Manager

Calendar Feb 1, 2023 at 9 am, runs for 4 weeks

Mud Puppy is open access to the studio for students who can work independently. All mud puppies must have attended at least 3 full sessions of classes with ClayWorx Studios in order to be considered eligible. Consideration is based on the recommendation of the instructors. Safety in the studio is paramount.

If you are new to mud puppy, please contact us at clayworxstudios@gmail.com prior to signing up.  We refer the right to turn down independent access based on an individual's experience.

Monthly Mudpuppy fee schedule: 

  • $250/month - dual enrollment discount of 20% off the lowest priced item out of class or mudpuppy.*
  • You may bring your own clay or purchase clay from the studio $25/bag.
  • Access to studio glazes

Firing fees:

  • bisque $3.75 per ½ shelf minimum, $7.50 per shelf, or $30 full kiln. 
  • glaze $10 per ½ shelf minimum, $20 per shelf, or $80 full kiln 
  • Height on tall pieces must to be considered - up to 8” one shelf, 8-12” 2 shelves high, 12-18” 3 shelves high, 24” plus is 4 shelves. 

*Duel enrollment discount – all work made outside of the 3-hour class time is subject to firing fees as listed above.

We work on an honors system for determining your firing fees based on your production. If you are taking a class, fees for those pieces are exempt.  Fees are due at the end of each month, and please make payment in a timely fashion. 

Mud puppies may use the studio during scheduled class time, only if there is sufficient space to allow for increased attendance, please check with an instructor prior to attending the session. 

Mud puppies are in the studio for their own independent work. If they attend and wish to participate in a class, they need to enroll in that class separately. 

Your registration is for you alone. If you wish to bring ad hoc guests, please contact clayworxstudios@gmail.com to make arrangements prior to using the studio resources.

You will be given a key code to access the studio. A maximum of 8 Mud Puppy participants will be assigned at any time. The agreements are from the 1st to the end of the month.

 

We are not accepting production potters at this time due to kiln capacity. 

Please refer to our website for our Covid policy.

February Friday Date Night 2023

$75

with Lynn Flyer

Calendar Feb 10, 2023 at 6 pm

Ever wanted to get your Demi Moore and Patrick Swayzy inner pottery Ghost going? Looking for a fun evening for friends, couples, girl friends, guys etc  

The evening will consist of creating simple projects in clay with hands-on instruction, either by using the pottery wheel or hand building methods. 

Each participant will have the opportunity to try their hand (or hands) on the wheel. Everyone will get to take home their 1 best piece from the evening. 

We will be able to glaze the piece for you once it has been dried. We go through two firings it will be 2 or more weeks before  you can pick it up. 

We need a minimum 4 people to hold the class so sign up now and get your friends to come along too!  The fee is per person. 

Bring your own beer or wine to have a fun evening, we'll provide the music!!!

Any questions contact us at Clayworxstudios@gmail.com. Classes are subject to cancellation if the minimum enrollment is not met. Please see our website for our covid 19 policy.

 

Full Course

Surface Treatments - February 2023

$100

with Debbie Englund

Calendar Feb 25, 2023 at 9 am

This workshop is for students who have experience in the clay studio and can provide their own greenware or bisqueware for practicing techniques during the workshop.

We will explore different methods of ceramic glaze application and other surface treatments.

Classes may be cancelled at short notice if the minimum attendance is not achieved. Your money will be refunded should this happen. 

 

Please see our website for our covid 19 policy.

Mud Puppy Studio Time - March 2023

$250

with Studio Manager

Calendar Mar 1, 2023 at 9 am, runs for 4 weeks

Mud Puppy is open access to the studio for students who can work independently. All mud puppies must have attended at least 3 full sessions of classes with ClayWorx Studios in order to be considered eligible. Consideration is based on the recommendation of the instructors. Safety in the studio is paramount.

If you are new to mud puppy, please contact us at clayworxstudios@gmail.com prior to signing up.  We refer the right to turn down independent access based on an individual's experience.

Monthly Mudpuppy fee schedule: 

  • $250/month - dual enrollment discount of 20% off the lowest priced item out of class or mudpuppy.*
  • You may bring your own clay or purchase clay from the studio $25/bag.
  • Access to studio glazes

Firing fees:

  • bisque $3.75 per ½ shelf minimum, $7.50 per shelf, or $30 full kiln. 
  • glaze $10 per ½ shelf minimum, $20 per shelf, or $80 full kiln 
  • Height on tall pieces must to be considered - up to 8” one shelf, 8-12” 2 shelves high, 12-18” 3 shelves high, 24” plus is 4 shelves. 

*Duel enrollment discount – all work made outside of the 3-hour class time is subject to firing fees as listed above.

We work on an honors system for determining your firing fees based on your production. If you are taking a class, fees for those pieces are exempt.  Fees are due at the end of each month, and please make payment in a timely fashion. 

Mud puppies may use the studio during scheduled class time, only if there is sufficient space to allow for increased attendance, please check with an instructor prior to attending the session. The studio is closed to Mud Puppies on Friday mornings until 12:00 Noon and every other Wednesday morning for cleaning (please check the studio Google calendar for specific dates).

Mud puppies are in the studio for their own independent work. If they attend and wish to participate in a class, they need to enroll in that class separately. 

Your registration is for you alone. If you wish to bring ad hoc guests, please contact clayworxstudios@gmail.com to make arrangements prior to using the studio resources.

You will be given a key code to access the studio. A maximum of 8 Mud Puppy participants will be assigned at any time. The agreements are from the 1st to the end of the month.

 

We are not accepting production potters at this time due to kiln capacity. 

Please refer to our website for our Covid policy.

Sundays on the Wheel - 2023

$220

with Jane Burgess

Calendar Mar 5, 2023 at 1:30 pm, runs for 7 weeks

7 Week Class - no class Easter Sunday 9th April, 2023

This class is suitable for beginning to intermediate students. We will concentrate on the basics of wheel throwing from centering, opening, and shaping of a pot, with the initial focus on understanding the basics of making the foundational shape of cylinders. Once you have achieved those, the world of clay opens to you!

Students will work at their own pace and level, to learn the skills of the life cycle of a pot from wedging clay, trimming, glazing and finishing. Individuals with be helped at their own level of skill, with group or individual demonstrations as required.

The class includes 25lbs. of clay, studio glazes and firing. Additional clay is available to purchase if needed.

Wear old clothes, an apron, and bring an old towel! 

Classes may be cancelled at short notice if the minimum attendance is not achieved. Your money will be refunded should this happen. 

Please refer to our website for our Covid policy.

Will run

Sundays Evenings on the Wheel - 2023

$220

with Jane Burgess

Calendar Mar 5, 2023 at 5 pm, runs for 7 weeks

7 Week Class - no class Easter Sunday 9th April, 2023

This class is suitable for beginning to intermediate students. We will concentrate on the basics of wheel throwing from centering, opening, and shaping of a pot. With initial focus on understanding the basics of making the foundational shape of cylinders. Once you have achieved those, the world of clay opens!

Students will work at their own pace and level, to learn the skills of the life cycle of a pot from wedging clay, trimming, glazing and finishing. Individuals with be helped at their own level of skill, with group or individual demonstrations as required.

The class includes 25lbs. of clay, studio glazes and firing. Additional clay is available to purchase if needed.

Wear old clothes, an apron, and bring an old towel! 

Classes may be cancelled at short notice if the minimum attendance is not achieved. Your money will be refunded should this happen. 

Please refer to our website for our Covid policy.

Will run

Monday Evening - Handbuilding & Wheel - 2023

$250

with Debbie Englund

Calendar Mar 6, 2023 at 6 pm, runs for 8 weeks

This class is designed for any skill level and will focus on all aspects of ceramic sculpture and wheel throwing from concept to completion. We will discuss elements of 3-dimensional design, methods of constructing with clay, and surface treatments.

Students will design work based on personal interest and will be encouraged to stretch their imaginations. We will experiment with several different techniques including wheel throwing fundamentals, modeling and slab building. Students will finish their work using a range of surface treatments including texture, ceramic glaze, and polychrome.

Group demonstrations and instruction will be based on students’ interests and questions. Individual instruction will be provided at each class to promote student success. This class is intended for adults 18 years and older. 

Class includes 25lbs. of clay, studio glazes and firing. Additional clay is available for purchase. Wear old clothes, and bring an old towel.

Classes may be cancelled at short notice if the minimum attendance is not achieved. Your money will be refunded should this happen. 

Please refer to our website for our Covid 19 policy.

Will run

Tuesday Mornings - Wheel & Handbuilding 2023

$220

with Lara O'Keefe

Calendar Mar 7, 2023 at 9 am, runs for 7 weeks

7 Week Class - no class 21st March 2023

This class covers all levels and aspects of wheel throwing and handbuilding skills.  Students will explore all forms of pottery and can discuss the commonalities and complexities of various shapes and forms.   Students will work at their own levels, on their own projects to bring their ideas to life with the help of the instructor. 

Group demonstrations and instruction will be based on students’ interests and questions. Individual instruction will be provided at each class to promote student success. 

Bring a hand towel, a friend and clothing to get messy in! This class includes 25 pounds of clay.  Additional clay can be purchased for $25.

Classes may be cancelled at short notice if the minimum attendance is not achieved. You will be given the option to transfer to another class or your money will be refunded should this happen. 

 

Please see our website for our Covid policy.

 





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