Clay 101, Thursdays 1:30-4 pm, 1/10-3/14, 10 weeks
Join Deb McCunn at Baker Creek Ceramics for this exciting clay experience! You will learn how to throw mugs and bowls on the potter's wheel AND learn handbuilding and sculpting techniques. This ten week class will show you several techniques to create the projects you want. Class will meet Thursdays 1:30 to 4 pm for 10 sessions. Our last gathering will be from 1:30 to 2 pm to pick-up your finished work. Clay is $30 per bag (25 pounds). You can purchase clay on-line or the first day of class. Bring your pottery tools, some plastic to cover your work in progress, a small hand towel, dress for mess and be ready for some fun!
Ages 16 and up. Class minimum 4/maximum 9.
Week 1: handbuilding, coiling and pinching
Week 2: handbuilding, collaging and coils
Week 3: handbuilding, slabs
Week 4: throwing, wedging, centering and throwing cylinders
Week 5: throwing, trimming and review cylinders
Week 6: throwing bowls, review trimming
Week 7: handles and colored slip
Week 8: trimming, handles and colored slip, get work ready to bisque fire
Week 9: glazing, finish all wet work
Week 10: glazing
PICK UP WORK Thursday, March 21st, from 1:30 to 2 pm.
Cancellation& Refund Policy
Withdrawals and refunds – If Baker Creek Ceramics cancels a class students will receive a full refund. Students who withdraw two weeks or more prior to the first day of class will receive a full refund less a $25.00 processing fee. Students who withdraw fewer than two weeks prior to a class will not receive a refund.
Missed Classes – There are no discounts, refunds or make up sessions for missed classes.
Class Cancellation – All classes not meeting the minimum enrollment of 4 students one week prior to the start date may be cancelled. Baker Creek Ceramics will contact students in affected class and offer refunds or placement in an additional class.
Disruptive Behavior - Baker Creek has the right to remove a student from a class if the student's behavior is offensive or disruptive to the class.
Enrolled Students Only - Class instruction is for students enrolled in the class ONLY, no guests.
If you have questions about our class policies, please call us at 360-393-5458 or email us at email@example.com prior to registering.