Create Basic Pottery

Create Basic Pottery

Create Basic Pottery

Tuesdays, February 28, March 7, 14 & 21 from 6:00pm-8:00pm


Experience the exciting world of pottery in this introductory course, perfect for those who have never worked in clay and people looking for a refresher! Create your own simple forms, including cups and bowls, as you learn how to wedge, center, throw, glaze and much more!

Experience Level: Beginner, no prior experience needed

Tuition includes first bag of clay, electric kiln firing and glazes.

Materials list for Paramount Ceramics Classes:

  1. Basic Pottery Tool Kit, including Needle Tool -Wire Tool (for cutting & removing pots from the wheel) -Wooden Kidney Tool -Trim Tool *Tool kits may be purchased at the Paramount or local art supply stores (Baker’s, Michael’s & Crafts Direct)
  2. Plastic to cover your work (dry cleaning bags work great for this! )
  3. Item you would like to create texture with
  4. Ice cream pail for water
  5. Old towel
  6. Lock for your locker
  7. Clay: Your first bag of clay is included in the cost of tuition, but depending on the size and number of pieces you create you may need to purchase more. We have a variety to choose from, ranging in price from $12-$25 for a 25-pound bag.
Venue: Paramount Center for the Arts – Visual Art Studios

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