Intermediate/Advanced Pottery Classes

Next available 10-week session: Fall of 2024

Please read the info below and email us if you would like to be on a waitlist for Sept-Dec session 2024.
Thank you.

Pottery classes that emphasize the slow development of skills in a casual, fun environment. ​​​

Hone your handbuilding & pottery wheel skills

Expand your glazing techniques

Learn more about kilns & firings​

​What makes a person an Intermediate/Advanced Pottery Student? 

Do you feel comfortable with these terms? Not proficient, just comfortable.

  • Wedging clay
  • Centering on the wheel
  • Slip & Score
  • Slab Roller
  • Bisque firing
  • Glaze firing

Still interested? Please email and we can discuss your experience and expectations. 

Include a phone number please.

$500 base fee for 10-week session ​

Payment by cash or check. No credit cards. Payment in full before the first class. 

Clay must be purchased from us at $15 per 25# bag.

Make up classes are possible during the 10-weeks only. 

Students must have a basic set of pottery tools, a towel or apron, and a notebook for glazing. ​

All work should be finished and glazed by the end of the session.

Glaze firings are done approximately every 3 weeks to cone 10 in a gas kiln. We also raku fire.

Any work not glaze fired at the end of the session will be fired in the next kiln load. Students not continuing will be contacted when pieces are ready for pick up. Unclaimed pottery will be held only 5 weeks after the end of the session.

12"x12"x12" maximum kiln firing space per month. 

Extra material usage is calculated at 50 cents per square inch. 

Our facility is not intended for use by production potters.​​