Ceramic Classes

Ceramics for the Experienced Potter

with Steve Kammerer

  • Starting Date: Tuesday, 19 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Tuesday, 07 May 2019
  • Age Group: HS - Adult
  • Day of Week: Tuesdays
  • Start Time: 6:00 pm
  • End Time: 8:30 pm
  • Non-member: $184
  • Member: $152
  • Class Room: Clay Studio
  • Starting Date: Tuesday, 19 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Tuesday, 07 May 2019
  • Age Group: HS - Adult
  • Day of Week: Tuesdays
  • Start Time: 6:00 pm
  • End Time: 8:30 pm
  • Non-member: $184
  • Member: $152
  • Class Room: Clay Studio

If you already have some pottery skills you may want to sign up for a more advanced course to learn new techniques, develop and fine tune your hand-building and wheel throwing skills. Equipment and tools are provided; however, students are responsible for purchasing their own bag of clay for $20.00. This price includes use of glazes and underglazes, and two firings (bisque and glaze). If additional clay is needed, students may purchase 10 pounds of recycled/pugged clay for $5.00.

Any clay used in the studio must be purchased at the Art Center.

Prerequisite: Intermediate and advanced students only.

 **NWAEA credit available.  

 

Ceramics

with Diane Neri

  • Starting Date: Thursday, 21 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 09 May 2019
  • Age Group: HS - Adult
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 6:00 pm
  • End Time: 8:30 pm
  • Non-member: $184
  • Member: $152
  • Class Room: Clay Studio
  • Starting Date: Thursday, 21 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 09 May 2019
  • Age Group: HS - Adult
  • Day of Week: Thursdays
  • Start Time: 6:00 pm
  • End Time: 8:30 pm
  • Non-member: $184
  • Member: $152
  • Class Room: Clay Studio

For the novice or the experienced, this class is a fun, hands-on approach to forming, decorating, glazing and firing clay objects. The hand-built clay techniques use pinch, coil, press molding and slab construction. The potter’s wheel will also be introduced with instruction on centering and building the various parts of a vessel. Instruction adapted to individual skill. Equipment and tools are provided; however, students are responsible for purchasing their own bag of clay for $20.00. This price includes use of glazes and underglazes, and two firings (bisque and glaze). If additional clay is needed, students may purchase 10 pounds of recycled/pugged clay for $5.00.

Any clay used in the studio must be purchased at the Art Center.

* NWAEA credit available. 

 

 

Pottery From the Wheel

with Mike Oliver

  • Starting Date: Saturday, 23 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 09 May 2019
  • Age Group: HS - Adult
  • Day of Week: Saturdays
  • Start Time: 1:00 pm
  • End Time: 3:30 pm
  • Non-member: $184
  • Member: $152
  • Class Room: Clay Studio
  • Starting Date: Saturday, 23 March 2019
  • Ending Date: Thursday, 09 May 2019
  • Age Group: HS - Adult
  • Day of Week: Saturdays
  • Start Time: 1:00 pm
  • End Time: 3:30 pm
  • Non-member: $184
  • Member: $152
  • Class Room: Clay Studio

This class will focus on the basic skills of wheel throwing, centering, opening and pulling vessels, followed forming cylinders, bowls and cups. Emphasis will be on developing a personal style and striving for consistency. Attention will be on the refinement of form, finishing and glazing (for the beginning or intermediate level potter). Equipment and tools are provided; however, students are responsible for purchasing their own bag of clay for $20.00. This price includes use of glazes and underglazes, and two firings (bisque and glaze). If additional clay is needed, students may purchase 10 pounds of recycled/pugged clay for $5.00. Any clay used in the studio must be purchased at the Art Center.

*NWAEA credit available.

 

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  • Discounts
    • Classes
    • Workshops
    • Art Camp
    • Artful Birthday Parties
  • Advance Notice of Exhibitions, Lectures, Classes and Workshops
  • Invitations to Opening Receptions (a chance to meet Artists and Staff)
  • Invitations to Special Events and Family Programming
  • Complimentary Subscription to Our Newsletter, Quarterly Calendar
  • Recognition in Annual Report
  • Customized E-Mail with Information Just for Members
  • Tax Deductible

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