Beginning Clay - Wheel Throwing

Beginning Clay - Wheel Throwing


Come join us on the wheel and learn how to throw! We'll go over all things necessary, from wedging clay to throwing, trimming and glazing. We'll explore different methods and tools throughout the course. Classes are limited to 4 participants and must have 3 students registered to confirm.

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Classes are on the same day for four (4) consecutive weeks

All classes are 4 week sessions, 2 hours per session with materials and tools included in the class fee (additional clay can be purchased if needed). Students are given a 4 ft shelf to store their works in progress during each session and will be notified when their wares are ready for pickup! Come explore clay with us!


Meet the Instructors

Alexis has been exploring clay in her spare time for 11 years while working as a professional photographer. She focuses on functional wares and has recently completed commissions for Sugar & Twine, Perch, Lucid Living and Accoutre.

Emily has been working in ceramics for 10 years. Since studying Ceramics and Textiles at VCUarts she has taught youth and adult programs in wheel throwing and handbuilding, and currently acts as the Program Coordinator at Quirk Gallery.