Studio Tour and Throwing on Pottery Wheel

  • We will show you around the Studio and answer any question you might have. If you want, we will center a ball of clay on the wheel for you and let you try your hand at 'turning clay'! FREE - No reservations necessary - just stop by. (Ages 18 and up)

An Introduction to Working with Clay:

  • On the Pottery Wheel - $35 - we give you basic instruction on forming a cylinder on the electric pottery wheel and you will work on up to three pieces. A bisque fire, dip glaze and glaze fire of one (1) piece that you make is included in the price. Work with a total of five pounds of clay. Additional pieces that you make can be fired for an additional $5 each. The process will take about 1 1/2 hours. Reservations required for two or more participants. (Ages 18 and up)

 

  • Hand Building with Clay - $35 -  Participants will learn the basics of working with wet clay that has been rolled (slabbed) to ¼ inch thickness to construct a bowl, tray or a mug: we will cover rolling, slabbing, smoothing, cutting, and joining to create a slabbed item, plus we will show how to use textures and add handles, lugs and feet to enhance your piece. A bisque fire, dip glaze and glaze fire of one (1) piece that you make is included in the price. Additional pieces that you hand build can be fired for an additional $5 each (max 5 lbs clay). The process will take about 1 1/2 hours. Reservations required for  two or more participants. (Ages 18 and up)