IMG_3049Scenic City Clay Arts offers  classes in handbuilding and wheel-thrown pottery. In addition, we have regular one-day workshops on Saturdays.

Class Descriptions:

Classes last for either  6 weeks or 8 weeks and instruction fee is $265.00 and $300.00 and includes clay  (25 lbs, includes all firing fees) Tool Kit available for purchase. Course fees also include one free studio session each week during the class. Each class is limited to 8 students for the wheel classes and 8 for handbuilding classes so reserve your spot in our online store

Each class is designed to give you the best possible outcomes, and classes build on the skills learned in previous sessions.

Beginner 1 wheel Almost all shapes are based on two fundamental forms: the cylinder and the bowl. Learn how to wedge your clay, how to make cylinder and bowls, glaze your work.

Beginner 2 Wheel: An opportunity for potters looking for a quick tune up at the wheel or who would like to continue learning. Students should have prior experience at the wheel either elsewhere or through the Beginner 1 class.

HandBuilding Classes

Handbuilding 1 will introduce you to many clay techniques from coils, slabs, molds, and alternative methods for producing pottery. Anything made on the wheel can also be produced by hand.

Handbuilding 2 :

You will be introduced to more techniques that build on those in beginners class. Working with slabs, patterns, texture and simple mold making.

For all classes, please bring a towel and wear old clothes.

Beginning Wheel Classes

Beginner 1 Mondays January 8th – February 12th 6p-8:30p, , Cost: $265.00

Beginner 1 Tuesdays January 9th – February 13th , 11:30am-2pm, Cost $265.00

Beginner 1 Wednesdays January 10th – February 14th 6-8:30pm, Cost $265.00

Beginner 2 Thursdays January 11th – February 15th, Cost $265.00

Intermediate Wheel


Beginning Hand Building

Handbuilding 1 Wednesdays Jan 10th – Febuary 28th 8 weeks, , Handbuilding 1 Wednesdays 11:30-2:30pm Cost $300.00

Handbuilding 2 March 14th – May 2nd Wednesdays 11:30am-2:30pm * weeks Cost $300.00

One Day No Experience Necessary


Gift Night Thursday Gift Night Nov 16th 6pm-7:30pm $60.00 make a gift and oranments , “>,

No Refunds on Classes and Workshops