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Pottery Wheel Throwing (Age 10 up) is Appointment required with an instructor. Currently only available based on studio availability. Homeschool and after school programs scroll to end of page.

Pottery Wheel Throwing Adults:

Private Wheel Throwing lessons and small group classes (up to 3 people) are available. By appointment only. Must be ages 10 and older for pottery wheel throwing. Younger students have an additional an fee.

Open studio time for Wheel Throwing is also available after completion of 3 private lessons. Must be 18 years for older, and have wheel throwing experience. Must pass our studio test to qualify. Please call for more details.

Whats it Cost?

  • Wheel Throwing ONE TIME Special: $55.00 +plus tax per person.(up to 3 people at one time) Includes: Instruction for up to one hour. ONE project made on wheel and the firings for that project.  Project will be ready in 2 week to come back to paint,no additional cost. Additional Clay and glazes can be purchased for additional cost. Must return with in 30 days to complete project. We are not responsible for your unfinished projects after 30 days. Reservation only. Age 10 and older. When making reservation please mention one time special.
  • Small, wheel throwing group: $255+tax Includes up to 4 people. Up to 3.5 hour lesson with two instructors to giving attention to everyone. One project each made and glazing and firing for the items. Additional clay and firing are available for additional cost. Can paint same day with clay paints or schedule a time to come back and glaze with in 30 days. BYOB available.
  • NEW Adult: Wheel Throwing Class:  (AGE 18 +) Limit of 4 students, $265 for a two hour, six week class includes one block of clay and firing for the items made in class. The last class will be glazing. Bring a friend, relax and leave with some great projects. All levels welcomed. Just schedule a time with our Instructor: Amy Mangis or Katie
  • NEW Kids: Wheel Throwing Class: (AGE 10 +) Limit of 4 students, $225 for a 1.5 hour five week course. Includes clay and firing for items made. The last class will be glazing.  All levels welcomed. Just schedule a time with our Instructor: Amy Mangis or Katie

Wheel Throwing break down: $30.00+ tax per person, PLUS price of clay used ($12.00 per pound) or in 25 pound block for $35.00+tax (includes bisque firing).New 1/2 block option. $25.00 +tax (includes bisque firing)  A glaze fee per piece made, ($7.00) includes all under glaze paint colors (over 60). Specialty Glazes are extra they are priced per color. Reservation only. We can only accommodate 4 people at one time. Lessons are up to 1 hour in length.

This is appropriate for ages 10 and older.

For children under the age of 10, there will be anelephant cup clay additional fee of $10.00. No child under 7 will be permitted to use the pottery wheel. This is because of the strength that is needed to throw. 

*Must come back to glaze with in 30 days from lesson.

Open Studio for ADULTS (age 18 and over only):  $15 per hour, must purchase clay (priced per pound, or purchase by block or box), trimming fee if needed and pay a firing fee. Must qualify first with 1 to 3 private lessons. Click link below for skills needed to qualify for open studio. Tools available for purchase or rental for fee. Appointment required.

Click here for additional informationQualifications for Open Studio

Hand Sculpting: Ages 9 and older please* $28.00 +tax all inclusive:  Includes one hour of sculpting time with guidance from staff, 1 pound of clay and clay paints. If additional instruction is needed our rate is $10.00 per hour for an instructor. Additional clay can be purchased for larger projects. If you want a one on one lesson people let us know this prior to your reservation there will be an additional fee of $10 for us to sit with you while your sculpt. *All children must be supervised by adults while sculpting project. We take every precaution that your project won’t explode in kiln. This is why we have this strict age requirement and supervision the whole time.

Instructor rate, $10.00 per hour  Please make a reservation.

Open Studio for Clay Sculpting. $15.00 per hour, buy clay and tools pack. Pay for glaze firing per project based on size of item. Ages 18+

If you wish to glaze your item you will need to make a return visit to glaze your items.*

*All Clay Project can take 2 to 3 weeks to complete from start to finished product. This is based on dry time for the clay! Please plan accordingly. All projects made on wheel must come to glaze within 30 days or projects will be disposed of. This is due to our limited space at studio you will be contacted several times before we dispose of project.

Hand print Clay bowl start at $60.00. Call to make one today!

Hand print Clay bowl start at $75.00. Call to make one today!

Saturday Clay Class for kids: With appointment.

We offer Saturday classes for kids 3 classes for $100 wheel throwing or hand-building projects made depending on ages. Ages 10 and older recommended for pottery wheel throwing.If doing the pottery wheel the first and second class we will make 2 projects on the wheel. The third class is our glaze day! Ages 8 and older recommended for sculpting. If under the age of 10 then we will only do sculpting project based of off what the child wants to create about 1 pound per project. Cost for the Saturday class for sculpting ONLY is $90+ tax. Call to schedule today! Under the age of 8 can do join in on the fun, for an additional $15.00 per class. Sales tax is not included.

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ART After School and Home School Classes:

Our next session will be  starting in February 2017 

Offering a five week course:  1 hour long classes unless noted differently. All material, firing and instruction included in price. Starting February 9 and ending March 10th (5 classes).

Thursday: Home School: Sculpting Afternoon: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm (Home School, Ages 7 to 14) Limit of 10 students. Five clay sculpting projects. We will provide all materials and supplies needed to create these awesome projects. And as always have a fun and safe environment for all ages, sign up soon before they fill up! Minimum of 4 students needed to run course.

Thursday: After School Class Mixed Media : 4:30 pm- 5:30 pm (Ages 7 to 14) Limit of 10 students. 3 clay sculpting projects, 1 paint your own pottery project, and last week will be canvas painting.Join us for our ART After School Club. This is a five week course exploring art! This is a mixed media course, exploring different mediums and making six different projects. We will provide all materials and supplies needed to create these awesome projects. And as always have a fun and safe environment for all ages, sign up soon before they fill up! Minimum of 4 students needed to run course.

Kids Wheel Throwing Class.  (ages 10 to 16) limit of 4 students, $225 for a five week class. 8 projects made on the pottery wheel, the 5th class is glazing. Instructor: Amy Mangis We will provide all materials and supplies needed to create awesome projects. As always have a fun and safe environment for all ages, sign up soon before they fill up! ON GOING CLASS CAN SCHEDULED ANYTIME! 

Friday: After School School Mixed Media: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm,  Ages 7 to 14. Limit of 10 students. 3 clay sculpting projects, 1 paint your own pottery project, 1 canvas project. 5 different projects made. We will provide all materials and supplies needed to create these awesome projects. And as always have a fun and safe environment for all ages, sign up soon before they fill up! Minimum of 4 students needed to run course.

Whats it Cost?

Pay as you go option: $20.00 per class plus tax.
Pay in Full option: $85.00 for 5 classes plus tax, for a discounted price. (wheel classes are different price listed above.)

Call to sign up today 412-486-2184