Wheel I

Days & Times:
Wednesday - 6pm-9pm
Level:
Beginner - Intermediate
Location:
Studio D
Instructor:

This class is an introductory course on the potter’s wheel.  During this course, students will be introduced to the world of ceramics and learn how to “throw pots.” The class will explore the studio, tools of the trade, surface decoration, glazing, and firing techniques; however, the majority of the time will be spent at the potter’s wheel, learning how to make cylinders into tumblers, bowls, and other functional ware.  Students will also be introduced to handles, trimming, learning how to manage their work, glazing, and finishing techniques.