CERAMICS

Pottery classes teach various methods such as hand-building, wheel-throwing, and pinch pot and coils techniques using slabs of clay. Students learn how to mold and manipulate the clay, apply glazes, learn simple ceramic vocabulary and have an understanding of firing techniques.

Kid’s Pottery Workshop

Workshop meets 1st Saturday of each month | 10am – Noon

Students to learn and explore three-dimensional design with clay. This is a hand-building class with limited seating available.

Instructor/Artist(s): Emilee Harris and Ramiro Santillan
Ages 5-12 | $20/member | $30/non-member
All supplies included

Adult Ceramic Ornaments Workshop

Seasonal Workshops | Multiple Dates & Times 

Handmade holiday ceramics make the most thoughtful and cherished mementos! During this 2-hour workshop, our professional pottery instructors will teach you to hand mold holiday ornaments and glaze your creations for a colorful, shining finish. They’ll look perfect on your tree, in your home, or wrapped nicely as gifts to loved ones. Create holiday cheer with us!

Instructor/Artist: Emilee Harris and Ramiro Santillan

Ages 16+ | $35/patron | Supplies and equipment provided
child painting holiday ornaments

Kid’s Ornaments Decorating Workshop

Seasonal Workshops | Multiple Dates & Times 

Grandparents will love these hand-painted ceramic ornaments as gifts from the kiddos! During this 1-hour workshop, kids (age 5-12) and paint and glaze two ceramic holiday ornament shapes of their choice. They’ll look perfect on your tree or wrapped nicely as gifts to loved ones. Create holiday cheer with us!

Instructor/Artist: Emilee Harris and Ramiro Santillan

Ages 5-12 | $20/patron | Supplies and equipment provided

Adult Pottery Workshop

Workshop meets 2nd Saturday of each month | 10am – 1pm

Students learn and explore three-dimensional hand-building design with clay.

Instructor/Artist: Ramiro Santillan
Ages 15+ | $25/member | $35/non-member
Supplies and equipment provided

Weekday Pottery Class

Mondays 10am-Noon OR 6-8pm | Tuesdays 6-8 pm | Wednesdays 10am-Noon OR 6-8pm

This 4-week class teaches a variety of methods, including hand-building and wheel throwing.

Instructor(s)/Artist(s): Emilee Harris

Ages 18+ | $100/per 4-week for member/VSU student
$110/per 4-week class for non-member

$25 clay fee (25lb bag); other supplies and equipment included
All pottery classes are held in the Hudson Building Pottery Studio, on the main campus of Turner Center for the Arts, 104 Webster Street, unless otherwise noted.
Due to limited availability NO REFUNDS will be given unless you notify the Center 48 hours prior to class by calling 229.247.2787.