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.  Meets for 10 weeks.
                   WAITLIST    Sundays    Fall     9/26 - 12/5 |  6:00pm - 9:00pm  |  Howard Gerstein  |  $460  *No class 11/28

                   REGISTER    Fridays      Fall     10/1 - 12/10|  9:00am - 12:00pm  |  Cheska Komissar|  $460 *No class 11/26



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.  Meets for 10 weeks.
                   REGISTER     Thursdays     Fall     9/30 - 12/9 |  10:00am - 1:00pm |  David LaPierre  |  $460 *No Class 11/25
                   WAITLIST     Thursdays     Fall     9/30 - 12/9 |  6:30pm - 9:30pm |  David LaPierre  |  $460 *No Class 11/25




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.  Meets for 10 weeks.
                   WAITLIST     
Mondays    Fall     9/27 - 12/6|  6:30pm -  9:30pm  |  Martha Gold |  $460  *No Class 10/11                 

                   REGISTER     Tuesdays    Fall     9/28 - 11/30|  10:00am - 1:00pm  |  David LaPierre  |  $460          
                   WAITLIST     Tuesdays    Fall     9/28 - 11/30|  6:30pm - 9:30pm  |  David LaPierre |  $460



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.  Meets for 10 weeks.                 
                    WAITLIST     
Wednesdays     Fall     9/29 - 12/1 |  9:30am - 1:30pm  |  Michelle Lougee  |  $600 *No Class 11/24        
                    WAITLIST     Wednesdays     Fall     9/29 - 12/1 |  6:30pm - 9:30pm  |  Michelle Lougee  |  $460 *No Class 11/24

Brick Stack Arts Center
Ceramics Classes working with clay

​​​​ Fall Classes 2021