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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 12 - September 30, 2014 (8 weeks)
Fee: $195

Tuesday Evening class: 6:00pm - 8:30pm
August 5 - September 23, 2014 (8 weeks)
Fee: $195

Wednesday Evening class: 6:00pm - 8:30pm
July 16 - August 13, 2014 (5 weeks) *Not recommended for new students
Fee: $125
August 20 - October 8, 2014 (8 weeks)
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.

Pottery Class


Hand-building Class:
Instructor: Garrett Masterson

Thursday Evening class: 6:00pm - 8:30pm
May 22 - June 26, 2014 (6 weeks)
Fee: $150

includes 1 bag of clay (25 lbs.) and firing fee for work produced
during the class time (up to 2000 cubic inches).

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.

 

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Summer Kids Class

Session 1: June 16 (M), 18 (W), & 20 (F)
Session 2: June 23 (M), 25 (W), & 27 (F)
Session 3: July 7 (M), 9 (W) & 11 (F)
Session 4 (Wheel-throwing) : July 21 (M), 23 (W), 25 (F), 28 (M), 30 (W) & Aug 8 (F)

10 am - noon

Fee:
Handbuilding $65 for each session (3 lessons)
Wheel-throwing $125 (6 lessons)

Learn how to create fun, functional
and sculptural pieces!

All materials, use of tools and firing are included in the fee.

 

Kids Throwing Class
 

 

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 five years.

Garrett Masterson holds a Master of Fine Arts from Portland State University. He is currently ceramics instructor at Reedley College. His figurative sculptures are included in 500 Figures in Clay, vol 1 & 2 (Lark Books, NY).

 

 

 


 

Craig Easter