Thrown Elements classes

New class start every 8 weeks!

$350/8 week session for Adults
$250/8 week session for Teens

Each 8 week session includes: up to 25 lbs. of clay, glazes, all kiln firings and free additional open studio time. Check out our full Calendar.

2019 Class Session Dates

Session 1January 6th - March 2nd
Session 2March 3rd - April 28th (No class Sun, Apr. 21st)
Session 3Apr 29th - June 24th (No class Mon, May 27th)
Session 4*June 25th - August 25th (No class Tue, July 2nd - Sun, July 7th)
Session 5August 26th - October 21st (No class Mon, Sept. 2nd)
Session 6October 22nd - December 21st (No class Sat, Nov. 16th and Tues, Nov. 19th - Fri, Nov. 22nd)

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*To accommodate for school schedules, Weekday Summer Teen Wheel classes do not follow Session 4 dates.


To register for our Summer Teen Wheel Throwing Classes please visit our SUMMER TEEN CLASS PAGE

Beginner Classes

Learn the basics of wheel-throwing and hand-building. Perfect for getting your hands dirty, whether you’ve never touched clay in your life or you’ve thrown before and need some refreshing.

Once you get a feel for it, create basic functional (such as bowls, plates, mugs, and vases) and sculptural objects, and learn basic glazing techniques.

Beginner Class Times:
Monday: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Tuesday: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am-1:00pm
Wednesday: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am-1:00pm

Adult Beginning class
Adult Intermediate - Advanced class

Intermediate & Advanced classes

Already mastered the basics of wheel-throwing? Want to work more independently and gain constructive feedback? Use a range of techniques to achieve your own technical and conceptual goals. These classes focus on altered forms, combining thrown elements, surface treatments and more! This class is for adults only.

Intermediate/Advanced Class Times:
Monday: 10:00am-1:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am-1:00pm
Thursday: 6:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-12:00pm

Teen / Tween Classes

All the skills and messiness of our adult classes, tailored to our younger artists. Our small, supportive 8 week classes provide your teen with instruction on wheel throwing, handbuilding and glazing. They will create hand made pieces while being encouraged to express their individuality and creative side.

Teen Class Times:
Saturday: 3:00pm-5:00pm
Sunday: 4:00pm-6:00pm

Adult Beginning class

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Private Lessons

Looking for a more personalized experience? Sign up for a private lesson or set of lessons with one of our talented teachers. Call 847.818.1313 to arrange. ($60/hour)   semi-private for 2-5 people($50/hour per person)

On-line Registration

For a listing of and to register for all our classes (private lessons not included) see our Events Calendar.