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POTTERY CLASSES

 

Clay Mix offers pottery classes. We limit only 10 students in each class so that everyone receives individualized instruction from an instructor. All levels are welcome. You can use the studio during our regular business hours.

Sign up today for pottery classes!

Wheel-throwing Class with Craig Easter
(all levels are welcome)

Tuesday Morning Class: 10am - 12:30pm
August 18 - October 13, 2015 (8 weeks, no class on September 29)
Fee: $195

Tuesday Evening Class: 6:00pm - 8:30pm FULL
August 18 - October 13, 2015 (8 weeks, no class on September 29)
Fee: $195

Wednesday Evening Class: 6:00pm - 8:30pm FULL
August 19 - October 14, 2015 (8 weeks, no class on September 30)
Fee: $195

This course focuses on working with clay on a potter's wheel. Beginners will learn basic skills in throwing and trimming. Intermediate and advanced students will explore new techniques based on individual interests and working at their own pace.  

Fee include:
- 1 bag of clay (25 lbs.)
- Firing fee for work produced during class time up to 2000 cubic inches. Additional firing is 1 cent per cubic inch.

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Hand-building Class with Dawn Hart
(all levels are welcome)

August 20 - September 24, 2015
Thursday Evenings:
6:00 - 8:30pm
Fee: $150

This course explores handbuilding techniques. Beginners will learn basic hand building skills in pinching, coiling and using slabs. Intermediate and
advanced students will work on expanding their ideas and refining their skills.

Fee include:
- 1 bag of clay (25 lbs.)
- Firing fee for work produced during class time up to 2000 cubic inches. Additional firing is 1 cent per cubic inch.

 

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Firing Electric Kilns

Saturday, August 22, 2015
10:00am -12:30pm

Fee: $30

This course will cover basics of firing electric kilns including how to stack shelves, how to load pieces, bisque and glaze firing settings, pyrometric cones etc. We will also address some common mistakes.

 

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Call 559.485.0065 for more information.

 

 

Instructor

Craig Easter has been selling his pottery nationally for over 35 years including at American Craft Council shows. Craig is a member emeritus of Association of Clay & Glass Artists of California. He has been sharing his knowledge with his students at Clay Mix for the last seven years.

Dawn Hart holds a Master of Arts in Ceramics from Fresno State University. Dawn has taught ceramics at Fresno State as well as Clay Mix’s After School and Artist-in-Residence Program.

 

 

 

 


 

Craig Easter