Ages 14 and up welcome!
This course will introduce students to the basic techniques of wheel throwing. We will explore the making of functional pottery, including bowls, cups, vases, and plates. Different decorative techniques will also be shown, including carving and sgraffito. Students of all skill levels are encouraged to attend as the instructor will foster creative clay work for each student. The course includes clay, bisque and glaze firings.
Classes take place at: Arbutus Folk School, 610 4th Ave E, Olympia, WA. Please enter from the alley way.
Please bring a towel and apron that can get dirty. Wear layers to adjust for comfort. The door will be kept open for ventilation.
Note: Before registering for a series (a course which contains more than one class) students should make sure that individual class dates aren’t in conflict with their schedules because we cannot provide refunds or make-ups. Course payment is for the entire series and not individual classes within the series. If you do miss a class, let your instructor know, and they will be happy to answer your questions about what you may have missed.