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Intro to Wheel Throwing 4-Day

June 13 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

This workshop is currently sold out.

Discover the art of pottery through our beginner-friendly Wheel Throwing course. Designed for those with little to no experience, this hands-on class will guide you through the fundamental techniques of working with clay on the potter’s wheel.Over the duration of the course, you will learn:

  • The basics of clay preparation, including wedging and centering.
  • Essential wheel throwing techniques for creating basic forms such as cylinders and bowls.
  • Methods of finishing, including trimming, your pieces.
  • The basics of glazing and firing your finished work.

Classes will combine demonstrations, personalized instruction, and plenty of practice time to ensure you build confidence and skill at your own pace. By the end of the course, you will have a collection of your own handcrafted pottery to take home and enjoy.

Who Should Enroll: This course is ideal for beginners or those looking to refresh their skills. No prior experience in pottery or ceramics is necessary. Ages 16+

Course Duration: 4 weeks, with one 2-hour session per week.

Course Dates* & Times:

June 13
June 20
June 27
July 11

3 to 5PM (each date)

*Students must be able to attend all sessions, there are no make-up dates.

Materials:

All necessary materials, including clay, tools, and glazes, are provided. Students are encouraged to bring an apron or wear clothing that can get messy.

Cost: $250 – Purchasing this ticket covers all 4 sessions!

About the Instructor: Our experienced instructor, Landis Carey, is a professional ceramic artist with over 20 years of wheel-throwing experience. She will provide individualized attention and guidance, ensuring a supportive and engaging learning environment.

** Please note, Refunds will be processed only if requested 72+ hours prior to scheduled workshop date/time. No refund will be given if requested less than seventy two (72) hours until scheduled workshop time for any reason. Only one ticket transfer will be allowed per person per workshop type, and will only occur if requested outside of the 72 hour mark of the registered workshop. To request a refund and cancel your ticket, please call 561-330-9614**