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The Potter's Wheel

  • Citizens' Hall 13 Willard Hill Road Stockbridge, MA, 01262 (map)

Instructor: Ben Evans
Day & Time: Wednesdays, 6–9PM
Dates: September 4 – October 16; no class Oct 2 (6 meetings)
Location: Citizens' Hall, Stockbridge
Tuition: $315 + $40 materials fee

For both beginning and more experienced potters, individual attention will be given to students’ goals for specific forms. Beginning students will learn to center on the potter’s wheel and make drinking vessels, bowls, and plates, while more experienced potters will be challenged with lids, closed forms, square bowls and plates, and other altering. Decoration techniques will include brushwork, slip trailing, carving, resist and multiple glazing techniques. The class will also explore Cone 6 oxidation, reduction and soda firing. Includes access to open studio time for duration of class.

Materials fee: There is an additional $40 materials fee for 25 lbs. of clay, glazes, and kiln firing for this class. Please purchase these materials at the time of registration — see below.

Membership: Members receive a $25 discount on IS183 classes. Not a member yet? Learn more and join!

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Donation for Electric Kiln

We’re upgrading our ceramics studio and we need your support! Donate an additional $10 that will go towards IS183’s new electric kiln!

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Earlier Event: September 4
Abstraction: Color and Design
Later Event: September 6
Friday Painting Studio