Brick Stack Arts Center

​​​​ Winter Classes 2022




Ceramics Classes working with clay

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 unless specified.
                   WAITLIST    Sundays    Winter     1/9 - 3/13 |  6:00pm - 9:00pm  |  Howard Gerstein  |  $420  *No class 2/20* nine classes

                   WAITLIST    Fridays      Winter     1/7 - 3/18|  9:00am - 12:00pm  |  Cheska Komissar|  $460 *No class 2/25



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    Winter   1/6 - 3/17 |  10:00am - 1:00pm |  David LaPierre  |  $460 *No Class 2/24
                   WAITLIST     Thursdays     Winter  1/6 - 3/17 |  6:30pm - 9:30pm |  David LaPierre  |  $460 *No Class 2/24




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 unless specified.
                   WAITLIST     
Mondays    Winter     1/3- 3/14|  6:30pm -  9:30pm  |  Martha Gold |  $420  *No Class 1/17 & 2/21*nine classes             

                   WAITLIST     Tuesdays    Winter     1/4 - 3/15|  10:00am - 1:00pm  |  David LaPierre  |  $460 *No Class 2/22          
                   WAITLIST     Tuesdays    Winter     1/4 - 3/15|  6:30pm - 9:30pm  |  David LaPierre |  $460 *No Class 2/22



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     Winter     1/5 - 3/16 |  9:30am - 1:30pm  |  Michelle Lougee  |  $600 *No Class 2/23        
                   WAITLIST     Wednesdays     Winter     1/5 - 3/16 |  6:30pm - 9:30pm  |  Michelle Lougee  |  $460 *No Class 2/23