ADULT CLASSES

Adult Classes

Drop In Classes

Play with Clay

Saturdays 12:30-1:30 and 2-3pm   $25/person.

Learn a hand-building technique while being led step by step through a ceramics project. “Play with Clay” projects are designed to leave room for your creative spirit so you can have fun and create something you love! A wonderful way to spend a Saturday afternoon. Grab a friend and come on in! Families welcome. 

Return a few weeks later once your piece is fired to glaze ($10).

Sign up here – 12:30-1:30pm and 2-3pm

Take a Spin

Saturdays 1-2pm and 2:30-3:30pm

3rd Saturdays 6-7pm

 $35/person. 

Have you always wanted to try throwing on the wheel? Well, here is your chance! This new mini workshop is designed for beginners just like you who want to “Take A Spin” on the pottery wheel. Ages 12 and up. Looking for more formal instruction? Check out our weekly Beginning Wheel Throwing classes listed below. You can credit your “Take a Spin” payment toward your class!

Sign up here – 1-2pm and 2:30-3:30pm

3rd Saturdays 6-7pm Reservations required.

Adult Classes (weekly)

Classes can be paid in full for the semester (save 10%!) or set up as a payment plan that is charged on the first each month.

We recommend that you sign up starting at the beginning of the month because our teachers structure their classes month by month. To do so simply register after the 1st of the month. If you sign up in the middle of the month your rates will be prorated accordingly, however, your classmates may be mid project as some of our lessons are completed over a few weeks.

Beginning Wheel Throwing

(16 years and up!) 

Mondays 6-8pm Sign up here!

Thursdays 6-8pm Sign up here!

Fridays 12n-2pm Sign up here!

Saturdays 10-12n Sign up here!

$150 monthly $675 semester (save 10%!)

Learn to throw cups, bowls, and vases in this introductory class. Basic low-fire glazing techniques will be taught to produce beautiful finished ceramic pieces.

Note: First time students are required to purchase a clay tool kit for $20. All students are required to purchase a bag of clay for $25. (These supplies must be purchased from The Chartreuse Muse). Teachers may recommend additional supplies to the students on the first day of class. 

Beginning wheel students may rent a locker at a discounted rate of $50/month.

Intermediate Wheel Throwing

Wednesdays 6-8pm
$150/month $675/semester (save 10%)

Those who have achieved throwing competency are welcome in this class. Students will learn more advanced  throwing techniques such as throwing lidded vessels, altering wheel thrown pieces, constructing multi-part pieces such as tea pots, and more. More complex glazing and mid-range firing will be available. Intermediate students will have access to a locker in the clay studio. 

Note: First time students are required to purchase a clay tool kit for $20. All students are required to purchase a bag of clay for $25. (These supplies must be purchased from The Chartreuse Muse). Teachers may recommend additional supplies to the students on the first day of class. 

For more information and to register click here.

Bi-Monthly Painting Explorations

2nd and 4th Tuesdays 10-12n
$75/month $270/semester (save 10%)

Exploring a variety of materials and techniques to create a new art piece each month. Discover how to add stamping, paper, fiber, and other mediums to create interest in your paintings.

For more information and to register click here.

Adult Monthly Workshops

2nd Saturday Workshops

Get creative and learn some new art techniques. Sign up for all four workshops or pick and choose what looks best to you!

45/per class or $162/all 4 classes

February 12th 10-12n: Relief Printmaking Hearts

March 12th 10-12n: Ukrainian Pysanky Inspired Painted Eggs

April 9th 10-12n: Mini Watercolor Botanicals

May 14th 10-12n: Bookmaking – Travel Journal

 Sign up here!

Date Night

1st Saturdays 6-7:30pm 3/5, 4/2, 5/7 $50/per couple

Join us for a tandem wheel experience a-la the movie “Ghost.” Couples will be instructed on the basics of wheel throwing and then will take a spin on the wheel together. A unique and fun date idea for any couple! If a successful piece is thrown by the end of the session students may return during open studio hours (12-4pm Saturdays) to glaze their piece together ($10). 

Please be sure to register as a couple (only one registration necessary for both participants.) Sign up here!

Friends' Pottery Night

2nd Saturdays 6-7:30pm $40/person $200/six friends

Take a spin on the potters wheel in a fun and friendly environment. Bring your friends or make new ones as you enjoy refreshments and are introduced to the skill of wheel throwing.

Have you always wanted to try throwing on the wheel? Well, here is your chance! This new mini workshop is designed for beginners just like you who want to try their hand at the pottery wheel.

Sign up here!

Girls' Crafting Night

Sign up for one night or the whole set!

Learn a new art skill while chatting it up in a fun and friendly environment. These workshops take place in our beautiful gallery so ladies can check out artwork by local artists and artisans while enjoying a glass of wine. 

March 26th 6-8pm

Gilding: Students will learn the art of gold leaf and gold leaf paint.

April 23rd 6-8pm

Etching: Students will learn how to etch glass with beautiful designs.

May 28th 6-8pm

Stenciling: Turn an ordinary tray or plate into a beautiful serving piece.

$45/per person or $121/semester  Sign up here!

Make Your Own Group!

Can’t find what you are looking for? Get your group of at least 5 participants together and create your own night out! We will work with you to design a workshop that fits the needs of your specific group. Choose from one of our night out projects or choose from clay, painting, bookmaking, mixed-media, drawing, printmaking, and more! Great for all levels, from beginners to skilled artists. No experience necessary.

To schedule call 209.522.0935 or email madison@thechartreusemuse.com