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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
(all levels are welcome)

Tuesday Morning Class: 10am - 12:30pm
March 7 - April 25, 2017 (8 weeks)
Fee: $215
Instructor: Christina Liu

Tuesday Evening Class: 6:00pm - 8:30pm FULL
March 7 - April 25, 2017 (8 weeks)
Fee: $215
Instructor: Christina Liu

Wednesday Evening Class: 6:00pm - 8:30pm FULL
March 8 - April 26, 2017 (8 weeks)
Fee: $215
Instructor: Christina Liu

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
- Firing fee for work produced during class time up to 2000 cubic inches. Additional firing is 1 cent per cubic inch.

If you are interested in signing up for the next session, please call 559.485.0065 to be on the waiting list.

 

 

 

Hand-building Class
(all levels are welcome)

Monday Evening Class: 6:00pm - 8:30pm FULL
March 6 - April 10, 2017 (6 weeks)
Fee: $160
Instructor: Dawn Hart

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.

If you are interested in signing up for the next session, please call 559.485.0065 to be on the waiting list.

 

Firing Electric Kilns

Saturday, January 21, 2017
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

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. Currently she teaches art at Clovis Community College.

Christina Liu
holds a Master of Arts in Ceramics and Glass from Royal College of Art in London, UK. Her specialty is creating tableware. She collaborates with fine restaurants in London, Honolulu, New York City and Los Angeles, which serve on her work. She describes her work as “sculpturally functional,” where the restaurant is her gallery and the spotlight is on the dining table.