Summer Session II 2015 Classes

Class Descriptions

•Hand Building with Clay, All Levels                               

Instructor: Diana Melancon

Tuesday, July 21 –Sept 8,   6: 30-9:30 PM

Fee $250  8 Weeks

Learn basic clay handling skills to create functional and sculptural objects. Experiment with colored clays, brushwork and more. Diana leads a fun eclectic adventure in clay.

Materials, glazes and firings are included in the class fee.     A maximum of 10 students.

What to bring: Personal towel or apron, notebook or sketchpad for ideas

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 •Wheel Throwing, All Levels                                

Instructor: Morghan Gray

Monday, July 27 – Sept 14, 6:30-9:30 PM

Fee $250           8 Weeks

This informal class is perfect to begin or continue your experience in wheel throwing pottery. Instruction will range from beginning centering through complicated construction of wheel thrown pieces. In addition instruction on professional looking finishes and handling techniques will be included as you progress.

Materials, glazes and firings are included in the class fee.                       A maximum of 8 students

What to bring: Ideas, notebook or sketchpad and a personal towel and apron.

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•NEW SATURDAY CLASS   

Instructor: Diana Melancon

Saturday, August 8 – Sept 12, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Fee $250    6 Weeks

Diana Melancon will conduct a six week class (four hour sessions) with an emphasis on decoration.  The first few classes will focus on the making of ware to be decorated while exploring form and texture.  The last three classes will concentrate on decorating techniques, brushwork, majolica, and other low-fire glazes.  Although wheel throwing will not be part of the instructional curriculum, hand builders and wheel throwers are welcome.

Materials, glazes and firings are included in the class fee.

What to bring: Ideas, notebook or sketchpad and a personal towel and apron.

 New Clay Class

Class Refund Policies:

Withdrawal Deadline: 5 days prior to class

  • No refunds will be given after the withdrawal deadline.
  • Please do not ask for credit.
  • Classes that do have the minimum number of students may be delayed one week or cancelled at the withdrawal deadline.
  • Full refund for cancelled classes or you may take a gift certificate for a future class.