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Clay Classes March/April

Sunday Afternoon Clay Class - 2024

$250

with Jane Burgess

Calendar Mar 3, 2024 at 1:30 pm, runs for 8 weeks

NO CLASS EASTER SUNDAY, MARCH 31st, 2024

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 main website www.Clayworxstudios.com for our policies. 

Full Course

Sunday Evenings on the Wheel - 2024

$250

with Jane Burgess

Calendar Mar 3, 2024 at 5 pm, runs for 8 weeks

NO CLASS EASTER SUNDAY, MARCH 31st, 2024;

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 main website www.Clayworxstudios.com for our policies. 

Full Course

Monday Morning Introduction To Pottery Making (wheel and hand-building)

$250

with Lynn Flyer

Calendar Mar 4, 2024 at 10 am, runs for 8 weeks

This class is open to all levels and is designed for beginners to explore a variety of pottery making techniques. Start your clay adventures off by building a great foundation with class demonstrations and guided lessons. Each class will focus on the fundamentals you need to develop your skills. We’ll explore building with slabs, coils, pinching and throwing along with trimming and finishing touches that get amazing results.

Class includes 25lbs clay. Wear old clothes, and bring a friend, and have some fun.

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 main website www.Clayworxstudios.com for our policies. 

 

 

 

 

 

Full Course

Monday Handbuilding - Basics and Beyond

$250

with Lynn Flyer

Calendar Mar 4, 2024 at 1:30 pm, runs for 8 weeks

Discover the endless possibilities hand building has to offer to make functional and unique pottery.  Students of all experience levels will enjoy learning new techniques in this class.

We will focus on a variety of slab forming methods and surface decoration to create visual interest.

Learn how to make and use your own templates, stamps, sprig molds and bisque molds to enhance your work. Add volume and change the basic cylinder using altering techniques. Students with wheel experience will learn how to combine thrown and hand built components to alter pieces and create even more complex forms.

Class includes a 25lbs clay. Wear old clothes, and bring a friend, and have some fun.

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 main website www.Clayworxstudios.com for our policies. 

 

 

 

 

 

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Monday Evening - Handbuilding & Wheel - 2024

$250

with Debbie Englund

Calendar Mar 4, 2024 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 main website www.Clayworxstudios.com for our policies.

 

 

Full Course

Tuesday Mornings - Wheel & Handbuilding 2024

$250

with Lara O'Keefe

Calendar Mar 5, 2024 at 9 am, runs for 8 weeks

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.  

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 refer to our website www.clayworxstudios.com for our policies.

 

 

 

Full Course

Wednesday Evenings - Handbuilding & Wheel - 2024

$250

with Debbie Englund

Calendar Mar 6, 2024 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 in the studio store. So bring a set of old clothes to change into and have a ball!

 

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 main website www.Clayworxstudios.com for our policies. 

Full Course

Thursday Mornings – Beginning & Intermediate Wheel Throwing 2024

$250

with Rachael Clemens

Calendar Mar 7, 2024 at 9 am, runs for 8 weeks

This course is for the beginner through intermediate level pottery student and provides instruction on basic pottery making techniques. Topics include introduction to throwing on the potter’s wheel, applying glaze and introduction to firing in an electric kiln. Students will work on self-directed independent projects with impromptu discussions and demonstrations based on individual needs. Students have the opportunity to work on individual clay projects of their choice and at their own pace to develop their skill level and personal style while receiving guidance from the instructor.

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 main website www.Clayworxstudios.com for our policies. 

 

Full Course




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