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Get messy in our pottery studios! Whether you’re interested in working on the wheel or hand building from scratch, The Arts Center has a pottery class for you. Don’t worry– our master-level instructors guide you through the whole process, from shaping your creation to glazing the final product. Even the most novice students can create something worth bringing home.

What are you waiting for? Sign up to mold some clay into your perfect vase, bowl, or sculpture!

 

Beginner

  • Ceramics Studio Boot Camp: LIMITED SPACE Call to Register

    It’s time for you to take the time for yourself, and spend an intense week learning a creative craft. In this week long Boot Camp you’ll have time to focus in on the exciting possibilities of ceramic a...

    February 15, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 04:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Beginning Wheel

    Learn how to "throw" on the potter's wheel! Create vases, bowls, pots, and more. This class is for the true beginners who have always wanted to try their hand at the wheel. Experienced and approachable ins...

    March 1, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Kristen Martin

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  • Beginning Wheel

    Learn how to "throw" on the potter's wheel! Create vases, bowls, pots, and more. This class is for the true beginners who have always wanted to try their hand at the wheel. Experienced and approachable ins...

    March 2, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah Pratt

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  • The Art of Handbuilding

    Handbuilding is a fun and creative introduction to ceramics. In this six week class, students will learn the basics of pinching, coiling, slab work, making simple molds, and much more. Discussions will be ...

    March 2, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Tholl

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  • The Potter’s Wheel

    To truly master the potter’s wheel, it takes years of study. In this class for the serious beginner or ongoing student, you will learn and develop wheel throwing skills and refine techniques on the potte...

    March 15, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • The Potter’s Wheel

    To truly master the potter’s wheel, it takes years of study. In this class for the serious beginner or ongoing student, you will learn and develop wheel throwing skills and refine techniques on the potte...

    March 25, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Japanese Ceramics

    In this all level course, students will be introduced to the rich ceramics, history and culture of Japan. Students will explore Japanese ceramic forms and decorative techniques as well as learn about tea c...

    April 4, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: Jillian Hirsch

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  • Beautiful and Functional Ceramic Tiles

    Explore the rich history and artistic process of tile making. Join ceramic artist and mosaic muralist Jillian Hirsch in a 6 week class that focuses on tile making and decorating. Jillian will go over the m...

    April 5, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Jillian Hirsch

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  • Sculpting with Clay

    For those interested in learning to sculpt in clay, this introduction will give you the tools and guidance to begin. You’ll begin by sculpting your ideas on a small scale, and then learning how to enlarg...

    April 9, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Nancy Steckel

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  • Beginning Wheel

    Learn how to "throw" on the potter's wheel! Create vases, bowls, pots, and more. This class is for the true beginners who have always wanted to try their hand at the wheel. Experienced and approachable ins...

    April 12, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: Kristen Martin

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  • Beginning Wheel

    Learn how to "throw" on the potter's wheel! Create vases, bowls, pots, and more. This class is for the true beginners who have always wanted to try their hand at the wheel. Experienced and approachable ins...

    April 13, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Sarah Pratt

    Details & Signup
  • The Art of Handbuilding

    Handbuilding is a fun and creative introduction to ceramics. In this six week class, students will learn the basics of pinching, coiling, slab work, making simple molds, and much more. Discussions will be ...

    April 20, 2016 — 06:00 PM to 09:00 PM

    Instructor: Katherine Tholl

    Details & Signup
  • The Potter’s Wheel

    To truly master the potter’s wheel, it takes years of study. In this class for the serious beginner or ongoing student, you will learn and develop wheel throwing skills and refine techniques on the potte...

    May 20, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

    Details & Signup

Advanced

  • Advanced Study in Wheel Throwing

    This advanced level class will improve students technical mastery on the wheel. Demonstrations of advanced throwing techniques will include a variety of different kinds of vessels. This intense and focuse...

    March 9, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Independent Study in Clay

    This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced clay student to realize a personal goal in clay. Working independently, students will pursue their own ceramic project objectives with John Visser, who ha...

    March 10, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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  • Advanced Study in Wheel Throwing

    This advanced level class will improve students technical mastery on the wheel. Demonstrations of advanced throwing techniques will include a variety of different kinds of vessels. This intense and focuse...

    May 4, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

    Details & Signup
  • Independent Study in Clay

    This is a wonderful opportunity for an experienced clay student to realize a personal goal in clay. Working independently, students will pursue their own ceramic project objectives with John Visser, who ha...

    May 5, 2016 — 06:30 PM to 09:30 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

    Details & Signup