Youth Classes

Registration for Session V classes opens on July 31st at 8:00am!


    2017 Youth Class Calendar

    Session 1:  January 8 to March 4
    Session 2:  March 5 to May 6 (no class March 26 - April 1)
    Session 3:  May 7 to July 8
    Session 4:  July 9 to August 26
    Session 5:  August 27 to October 21
    Session 6:  October 22 to December 23 (no class Thanksgiving week)

    Click Here to view or download the 2017 Youth Calendar at a glance.

    Registration opens at 8:00am on Monday - as follows:

    Session 1: Open now
    Session 2: Open now
    Session 3: Open now
    Session 4: Open now
    Session 5: Monday, July 31
    Session 6: Monday, September 25

    Online registration is available at the links below. To pay by cash or check (no fees), please complete a printed Registration Form and submit it with payment (after registration opens) to the Pottery Lab office.

    Youth classes do not include access to open lab hours.


    Child & Parent Pottery: Ages 4+

    A perfect opportunity to make hand-built pottery with your child. Emphasis is on working on a project as a family.

    Instructor: Judi Miller

    Ages: 4 and above

    Cost: $120 (for Child and Adult)

    THURSDAYS - Session V: August 31 - October 19

    SATURDAYS - Session V: September 2 - October 21


    Youth Hand-Building

    Students learn the basics of hand-building, including problem-solving to make tall or hollow pieces. Students will slip and paint their work.

    MONDAY: Ages 4 - 7

    • Session V: August 28 - October 16 (7-week session)
      * THERE IS NO CLASS LABOR DAY, SEPTEMBER 4 *

    • Instructor: Jana Smith

    • Cost: $85
    • 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm - Register at Eventbrite

    TUESDAY: Ages 5 - 7

    • Session V: August 29 - October 17

    • Instructor: Hannah Hanssens-Reed

    • Cost: $96

    • 3:45 pm - 4:45 pm - Register at Eventbrite

    WEDNESDAY: Ages 8 - 12

    • Session V: August 30 - October 18
    • Instructor: Curtis Rindels
    • Cost: $96
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Register at Eventbrite

    FRIDAY: Ages 6 - 9

    • Session V: September 1 - October 20
    • Instructor: Dakko Maurice
    • Cost: $96
    • 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm - Register at Eventbrite

    Pre-Teen Wheel-Throwing: Ages 8 - 11

    Students will practice their throwing skills on the potter's wheel and create hand-built pieces using the slab roller and extruder. Classes will take place downstairs in the Lab. For students 8 - 11 years old.

    THURSDAY

    • Session V: August 31 - October 19

    • Instructor: Curtis Rindels

    • Cost: $130

    • 4:00 pm - 5:15 pm - Register at Eventbrite

    FRIDAY

    • Session V: September 1 - October 20 (7-week session)
      * THERE IS NO CLASS FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 DUE TO THE POTTERY SALE *

    • Cost: $115

    • 4:15 pm - 5:30 pm - Register at Eventbrite


    Teen Wheel-Throwing: Ages 12 - 16

    Emphasizing creativity and enjoyment, this class includes basic hand-building and wheel-throwing, slip decorating, glazing, and firing. For students 12 - 16 years old.

    WEDNESDAY

    • Session V: August 30 - October 18
    • Instructor: Aaron Winston

    • Cost: $160

    • 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm - Register at Eventbrite