CERAMICS

Pottery I: Intro to Wheel-Throwing

Instructed by Angela Tilley
September 25 – November 20 (8 weeks)
Mondays, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Beginner and intermediate potters will enjoy wheel-throwing functional forms such as bowls, cups, plates, jars, and mugs. Experiment with glazing techniques and bring home beautiful hand-made pieces.

$190 for members | $210 for non-members

Pottery I&II: Intro to
Wheel-Throwing and Handbuilding

Instructed by Angelia Tilley
September 26 – November 21 (8 weeks)
Tuesdays, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Beginner and intermediate potters will learn basic wheel-throwing and handbuilding skills to create functional forms. Begin by learning handbuilding techniques such as coil and slab building then move on to creating forms such as bowls, cups, and mugs on the potters wheel. Learn about glazing techniques and bring home functional pottery.

$190 for members | $210 for non-members

Pottery Night

Instructed by Angela Tilley
Saturday, October 7, 4:00 – 6000 p.m. (1 day)

Have you ever wanted to try pottery without the commitment of a long class? This one-night class gives students a very brief introduction to the basics of throwing on the potter’s wheel and is perfect for a date night or anyone interested in simply dabbling in pottery. Everyone will take home one or more finished pieces. Trimming, glazing, and firing are completed after the workshop by the instructor. Students will be contacted to pick up works when completed.

$40 for members | $45 for non-members
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Ceramics Open Studio

Tuesdays 10:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Thursdays 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Saturdays 10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Sundays 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Ceramics Open Studio provides adult students the opportunity to work on their own projects or to improve their skills. Time in the studio is monitored but is not instructional and allows for use of the studio equipment, ceramics glazes and firings. To qualify for open studio, a basic skill level is required. The course fee provides the option of 5 hours of studio time with a ½ block of clay or 15 or 30 hours of studio time with a full block of clay. Hours expire 1 year from the date of purchase.

5 hours: Members: $42, Non- members: $52
15 hours
: Members: $90, Non- members: $105
30 hours
: Members: $155, Non- members: $175
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Firing Services

Looking for a place to fire your ceramic pieces made at home? The VAS offers electric kiln firing service by trained staff.
VAS Firing Fees