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!



  • Ceramics Exploration: Riverside Community Inclusion Project

    Join us in the clay studio for this hands on class in all things clay! Great for the beginner who wants to focus on handbuilding and get to know what it’s like to work in this expressive medium. ...

    October 28, 2016 — 09:30 AM to 11:00 AM

    Instructor: Sarah Pratt

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  • Beginning Wheel – LIMITED SPACE – PLEASE CALL 518.273.0552 x231 TO REGEISTER

    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...

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

    Instructor: Kristen Martin

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  • Clay Sculpture Exploration

    In this class, you will learn the basic fundamentals of sculpting with clay based on your own unique ideas. Students will have the opportunity to create, glaze and fire 1-2 sculptures by the end of six wee...

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

    Instructor: Nancy Steckel

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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...

    November 2, 2016 — 10:00 AM to 01:00 PM

    Instructor: John Visser

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