All classes below are for ages 14+ 

Please note: Pre-registration is required for the below classes.  72 hours notice is required prior to the class in order to receive a full refund. 

Session 3 and Session 4 for BOTH Clay and Warm Glass are below

Session 3: May 6th through June 29th

Session 4: July 1st through August 23rd


Clay Classes for Session 3 —May 6th through June 29th


Beginning Wheel 1.0 (Age 14+)  7 weeks

This is an introduction to working with clay on the pottery wheel. Each student will have their own wheel to work with.  You will learn basic throwing techniques and explore the cup and cylinder. This class is for individuals with little to no experience. 

Date: Monday, May 6 – June 24 - 7 weeks (no class on May 27)

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Cost: $135.00

Maximum participants: 12

Instructors: Mitchell Hilzer

Beginning Wheel 2.0 (Age 14+)  8 Weeks

This class is an introduction to working with clay on the pottery wheel. Each student will have their own wheel to work with.  Students will refresh and refine their basic wheel throwing skills, while developing their individual style. This class is intended for beginners to expand on their basic knowledge and continue to develop their throwing skills.

Date: Thursday, May 9 - June 27 – 8 weeks

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Cost: $145.00

Maximum participants: 12

Instructor: Joyce St. Clair Voltz

Intermediate Wheel (Age 14+)  8 weeks

Take your pots to the next level! Get your pots lighter, bigger and more refined. Each class will focus on reviewing a wheel technique! Skill level: intermediate to advanced.  This class is intended for students with a strong basic knowledge of throwing. Ages 14+

Date: Tuesday, May 7 - June 25 – 8 weeks

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Cost: $145.00

Maximum participants: 12

Instructor: Lars Voltz

 

Creating in Clay (Age 14+)  4 week class

This is a class designed to introduce students to the basics of Hand Building techniques: pinch, slab and coil.  This class is for individuals with little to no experience.Ages 14+

Date: Wednesdays, May 8 – May 29 –4 weeks

Time: 6:00-8:00 pm

Cost: $95.00

Maximum participants: 12                                 

Instructor: Madalyn Loring


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Special Topics (Age 14+) Sculpting Ceramics Animals - 8 Weeks

This class will teach you how to sculpt Clay Animals and Creatures using hand building techniques. This class is for individuals with little to no experience. Ages 14+

Date: Wednesdays, May 8 – June 26—SOLD OUT

Time: 6:00-8:00 pm

Cost: $145.00

Maximum participants: 12                                 

Instructor: Hiromi Iyoda


For all Clay Classes:

  • Bring a small bucket, towel, and pottery tool kit* to class.

  • Tuition includes one 12.5 pound bag of clay, open studio time, 36" shelf space and some firing costs.

NOTES:

  • *Pottery tool kits as well as additional clay and glass supplies may be purchased at the Ceramics Center.

  • Unless otherwise noted, class participants may be charged firing fees for extra work made during the session.


Glass Classes for Session 3 —May 6th through June 29th


Night Glass for Everyone (Age 14+) 7 weeks        NEW!

This is a class for any level.  During the first six weeks we will concentrate on the basics of glass fusing (cutting and firing temperatures) and different techniques of decorating glass while creating small projects.  The last two weeks will be for larger projects of your choosing.  Beginning to advanced students welcome! No glass experience is required.

Date: Monday, May 6 – June 24 - 7 weeks (no class on May 27)

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Cost: $135.00

Maximum participants: 12

Instructors: John Krizan

Glass for Everyone (Age 14+)  8 weeks

This is a class for any level.  During the first six weeks we will concentrate on the basics of glass fusing (cutting and firing temperatures) and different techniques of decorating glass while creating small projects.  The last two weeks will be for larger projects of your choosing.  No glass experience is required. Ages 14+

Date: Tuesday, May 7 - June 25 – 8 weeks

Time: 10:00 am-12:00 pm            

Cost: $145.00

Maximum participants: 10

Instructor: Teresa Childers and Lindy Ethier

 

Date: Wednesdays, May 8 – June 26– 8 weeks

Time: 10:00 am-12:00 pm            

Cost: $145.00         

Maximum participants: 10

Instructor: Teresa Childers and Lindy Ethier


 Date: Thursday, May 9 - June 27 – 8 weeks NEW!

Time: 10:00 am-12:00 pm            

Cost: $145.00         

Maximum participants: 10

Instructor: Teresa Childers and Lindy Ethier

CANCELLED—Intro to Glass Fusing  (Age 14+)   4 week class

This is an introductory class in glass fusing.  You will learn the fundamentals of glass fusing: cutting glass, laying it out in creative ways, and fusing it together to create unique designs and projects.  No glass experience is required. Ages 14+

Date: Wednesdays, May 8 - 29 –4 weeks

Time: 6:00-8:00 pm    

Cost: $95  

Maximum participants: 10

Instructor: Tammy Kopecky


Glass Classes:

  • Tuition includes some glass, use of frits, stringers, and noodles, shelf space and open studio time

  • Bring a 12x12 storage case for your glass and one roll of paper towels or kleenex

NOTES:

  • Glass tools and other glass supplies may be purchased at the Ceramics Center.

  • Unless otherwise noted, class participants will be charged firing/slumping fees.


2019.4 Session

July 1st through August 23rd


Clay Classes for Session 4 —July 1st through August 23rd


Beginning Wheel 1.0 (Age 14+)  

Introduction to working with clay on the pottery wheel. Each student will have their own wheel to work with.  You will learn basic throwing techniques and explore the cup and cylinder. This class is for individuals with little to no experience. 

Date: Monday, July 1 –Aug 12  - 7 weeks

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Cost: $135.00

Maximum participants: 12

Instructors: Mitchell Hilzer

 

Beginning Wheel 2.0 (Age 14+)  

This class is an introduction to working with clay on the pottery wheel. Each student will have their own wheel to work with.  Students will refresh and refine their basic wheel throwing skills, while developing their individual style. This class is intended for beginners to expand on their basic knowledge and continue to develop their throwing skills.

Date: Thursday, July 11 – August 15 – 7 weeks (The makeup class for July 4th will be determined on first night of class)

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Cost: $135.00

Maximum participants: 12

Instructor: Joyce St. Clair Voltz

 

Intermediate Wheel (Age 14+)

Take your pots to the next level! Get your pots lighter, bigger and more refined. Each class will focus on reviewing a wheel technique! Skill level: intermediate to advanced.  This class is intended for students with a strong basic knowledge of throwing.

Date: Tuesday, July 2 – August 13 – 7 weeks

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Cost: $135.00

Maximum participants: 12

Instructor: Lars Voltz

 

Special Topics – Teapots (Age 14+)  

This class will learn all parts of the teapot.  Step by step we will create a teapot.  Learn for create beautiful handles, and spouts. Wheel throwers and hand builders welcome!

Date: Wednesdays, July 3 – August 14- 7 weeks

Time: 6:00-8:00 pm

Cost: $135.00

Maximum participants: 12                                 

Instructor: Mitchell Hilzer



Creating in Clay (Age 14+)   4 week class

This is a class designed to introduce students to the basics of Hand Building techniques: pinch, slab and coil.  This class is for individuals with little to no experience. 14+.

Date: Wednesdays, July 3 - 24 –4 weeks

Time: 6:00-8:00 pm

Cost: $95.00

Maximum participants: 12                                 

Instructor: Madalyn Loring


For all Clay Classes:

  • Bring a small bucket, towel, and pottery tool kit* to class.

  • Tuition includes one 12 pound bag of clay, open studio time, 36" shelf space and some firing costs.

NOTES:

  • *Pottery tool kits as well as additional clay and glass supplies may be purchased at the Ceramics Center.

  • Unless otherwise noted, class participants may be charged firing fees for extra work made during the session.


Glass Classes for Session 4 —July 1st through August 23rd


Night Glass for Everyone (Age 14+) 7 weeks        NEW!

This is a class for any level.  During the first six weeks we will concentrate on the basics of glass fusing (cutting and firing temperatures) and different techniques of decorating glass while creating small projects.  The last two weeks will be for larger projects of your choosing.  No glass experience is required.

Date: Monday, July 1 –Aug 12 - 7 weeks

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Cost: $135.00

Maximum participants: 12

Instructors: John Krizan

Glass for Everyone (Age 14+)

This is a class for any level.  During the first six weeks we will concentrate on the basics of glass fusing (cutting and firing temperatures) and different techniques of decorating glass while creating small projects.  The last two weeks will be for larger projects of your choosing.  No glass experience is required.

Date: Tuesday, July 2 – August 13th – 7 weeks

Time: 10:00 am-12:00 pm            

Cost: $135.00

Maximum participants: 10

Instructor: Lindy Ethier

 

Date: Wednesdays, July 3 – August 14- 7 weeks

Time: 10:00 am-12:00 pm            

Cost: $135.00         

Maximum participants: 10

Instructor: Teresa Childers

 

Intro to Glass Fusing (Age 14+) 4 week class

This is an introductory class in glass fusing.  You will learn the fundamentals of glass fusing: cutting glass, laying it out in creative ways, and fusing it together to create unique designs and projects.  No glass experience is required.

Date: Wednesdays, July 3 - 24 –4 weeks

Time: 6:00-8:00 pm    

Cost: $95  

Maximum participants: 10

Instructor: Tammy Kopecky


Glass Classes:

  • Tuition includes some glass, use of frits, stringers, and noodles, shelf space and open studio time

  • Bring a 12x12 storage case for your glass and one roll of paper towels or kleenex

NOTES:

  • Glass tools and other glass supplies may be purchased at the Ceramics Center.

  • Unless otherwise noted, class participants will be charged firing/slumping fees.