Clay Studio

New Pottery Classes starting JANUARY 2020:

SENIOR CLAY/ INTRODUCTION TO CLAY:

THIS CLASS IS DESIGNED FOR STUDENTS WITH NO PRIOR CLAY EXPERIENCE

This introductory class exposes students to the wonder of clay.
Students will explore hand-building techniques such as slab, coil and pinch construction, as well as a variety of glazing techniques. This class is suitable for beginners with no experience.
Students must be 16 years old to attend this class.

Mondays 2:00pm-4:00pm

JANUARY 13, 20, 27, FEBRUARY 3, 10, 17

$175 click HERE to sign up   

BEGINNING and INTERMEDIATE POTTERY WHEEL:

You’ve seen it in the movies, now learn how to do it yourself! In this introductory class, learn the skills necessary to throw cylinders, cups, bowls and more. Wedging, centering, pulling, lifting and trimming are demonstrated, and basic surface decoration techniques are also explored.
This class is designed for students with little or no experience on the potter’s wheel, though those with some experience are welcome in this class as well to learn new and slightly advanced techniques to continue to grow their skill!
Complimentary use of open studio and bisque firings included.
Students in this class must be at least 16 years old.

Mondays 6:00pm-8:00pm

JANUARY 13, 20, 27, FEBRUARY 3, 10, 17

$200 + materials click HERE to sign up 

Instructor: Kerry Brooke

 

INTRODUCTION to  POTTERY WHEEL:

THIS CLASS IS DESIGNED FOR STUDENTS WITH NO PRIOR CLAY EXPERIENCE

You’ve seen it in the movies, now learn how to do it yourself! In this introductory class, learn the skills necessary to throw cylinders, cups, bowls and more. Wedging, centering, pulling, lifting and trimming are demonstrated, and basic surface decoration techniques are also explored. This class is designed for students with little or no experience on the potter’s wheel. Complimentary use of open studio and bisque firings included.
Students in this class must be at least 16 years old.

Saturdays 10:00am-12:00

JANUARY 25,  FEBRUARY 1, 8, 15, 22, 29

$200 + materials  click HERE to sign up

Fridays 6:00pm – 8:00pm

JANUARY 24, 31, FEBRUARY 7, 14, 21, 28

$200 + materials  click HERE to sign up

Instructor: Alyssa Moon

Open Studio Hours:

Open Studio Hours are Saturdays 12-4pm reservations highly recommended for Wheel use.

OPEN STUDIO RATES:

$30 single use day pass     or   $100 monthly membership

Clay sold in 5, 10 or 25 lbs

Under-glaze, Low and Mid- High fire glazes available for purchase.

The Clay Studio @ the MUSE is a fully equipped ceramics studio that is open to anyone interested in hand building or wheel throwing clay. There is limited space available and is offered on a first come, first served basis unless a  reservation is made. Reservations are strongly encouraged. Classes in all clay techniques are offered . Take a class  and then come back and enjoy your time in our Open Studio. Available to those 16 and older unless accompanied by an adult.

Call 209-522-0935 for more information

STUDIO MEMBERSHIPS:

MEMBERSHIP:

$200/MO: Unsupervised, unlimited usage during Gallery hours. 24x24x24” lockable storage cabinet. *studio open during business hours only.  Ability to show work in Gallery  (no studio access on Wednesdays).

JR. MEMBERSHIP:

$100/MO: Use of studio during Open Studio Hours. Includes a small storage locker.