Winter Classes - 2019



Brick Stack Arts Center

                    Adult Classes                   

                   

beginner wheelthrowing

This class is for students with little or no experience using the potter’s wheel.  Beginners will learn basic skills such as wedging clay, centering on the wheel, and forming fundamental shapes such as mugs, bowls, plates, and vases.  Class includes demonstrations and personal instruction.
                REGISTER     Sundays    1/6 - 3/17 |  6:00pm - 9:00pm  |  Howard Gerstein  |  $420  *No class 2/18

                REGISTER     Fridays      1/11 - 3/22  |  9:00am - 12:00pm  |  Cheska Komissar|  $420  *2/22



Intermediate Wheelthrowing

​Improve and build upon your basic knowledge and technique.  This class will focus on advanced throwing techniques, complex forms, and surface decoration.  Class discussions and critiques of fired works will allow students to explore their individual styles.

                 REGISTER     Thursdays     1/10 - 3/21  |  10:00am - 1:00pm  |  David LaPierre  |  $420  *No class 2/21
                 REGISTER     Thursdays     1/10 - 3/21 |  6:30pm - 9:30pm |  David LaPierre  |  $420  *No class 2/21




All Levels Wheelthrowing

​​​This class is for students of any level!  Join us if you have little or no experience using the potter’s wheel, or if you've been doing it for years.  Beginners will learn basic skills such as wedging clay, centering on the wheel, and forming fundamental shapes such as mugs, bowls, plates, and vases.  More advanced students will focus on more throwing techniques, strengthening and varying form, and increasing knowledge of glazing.  A great class to learn from a teacher and your peers.
                  REGISTER     Mondays    1/7 - 3/18 |  6:30pm - 9:30pm  |  Martha Gold  |  $385  *No class  1/21 & 2/18
                  REGISTER     Tuesdays    1/8 - 3/19  |  10:00am - 1:00pm  |  David LaPierre  |  $420  *No class 2/19  
                  REGISTER     Tuesdays    1/8 - 3/19  |  6:30pm - 9:30pm  |  David LaPierre  |  $420  *No class 2/19



Handbuilding

Beginners will learn basic handbuilding skills such as slab, coil, and pinch pots, and all students will refine technique, surface treatment, and finishing options.  More advanced students will dig into their own personal style by exploring more complex forms. Class discussions and critiques of fired works will allow students to better explore these individual styles.
                  REGISTER     Wednesdays     1/9 - 3/20  |  9:30am - 1:30pm  |  Michelle Lougee  |  $560  *No class 2/20
                  REGISTER     Wednesdays     1/9 - 3/20  |  6:30pm - 9:30pm  |  Michelle Lougee  |  $430  *No class 2/20

Ceramics Classes working with clay