Spring Classes

Kids N' Clay After School with Jon Torres
An introduction to ceramics where we will explore basic methods of hand-building with clay. Students create projects where they use their imagination, learn technical clay skills, and have fun! We will explore both functional and sculptural projects. Age 5-11

8 Tuesdays 
April 8 - May 27
from 5:00pm - 6:30pm
$200 + $48 materials fee

Introduction to Clay with Jon Torres
A clay class for beginners who are interested in experimenting with both throwing on the pottery wheel and handbuilding. On the wheel we will cover basic wedging, centering, and trimming to create functional forms for the home. We will also cover the basics of handbuilding including pinch, coil, and slab methods of building. Students can pursue whichever method inspires them!

8 Mondays: March 31 - May 19 from 6:30pm - 9:30pm
8 Wednesdays: April 2 - May 21 from 6:30pm - 9:30pm
$280 + $48 materials fee + firing fees**

Teens on the Wheel with Jon Torres
Teens on the Wheel provides an introduction to wheel throwing for teenagers. Students will learn basic wheel techniques, create bowls, vases, and other fun and useful forms! Basic glazing and firing techniques will also be covered. Ages 12-18.

8 Thursdays 
April 3 - May 22
from 5:00pm - 7:00pm
$240 + $48 materials fee + firing fees**


Intermediate Wheel Level I/II with Deborah Lecce
Beginner/ Intermediate
This class is for students who have taken a prior wheel class. We will continue to explore and build necessary skills to take our pieces to the next step. Weekly demonstrations with individual attention for each student.

8 Tuesdays 
April 1 - May 21 
from 6:30pm - 9:30pm 
$280 + $48 materials fee + firing fees**

Advanced Wheel Level II with Deborah Lecce
Learn new techniques on and off the potters wheel. Students will work with combined and altered form, creating sets as well as continuing to build on throwing skills.

8 Tuesdays 
April 1 - May 21 
from 1:30pm - 4:30pm 
$280 + $48 materials fee + firing fees**

Seniors' Ceramics: Form and Function with Karen Jaimes
Beginner/ Intermediate
Learn basic hand-building techniques, such as pinch pot, slab, slip and score, and coil. Create relief tiles, a human bust, and other fun clay sculptures. Students explore various decorating techniques, such as Mishima, appliqué, sgraffito and impression. Students will have completed artworks throughout the session. No experience necessary. Be ready to learn and have fun!

2:30pm - 4:30pm
$100 + firing fees**