INTRO TO POTTERY: Throwing for Beginners | MORNINGS
with Ron Miller | Beginners
Learn skill, dexterity, and coordination using the potter’s wheel as a tool of the ceramic-forming process as you are introduced to hand-building and throwing techniques. Develop aesthetics in a contemporary, social, and historical context while also exploring the fundamental process of firing and glazing. Firing fees are charged, based on volume of work produced. Materials list provided.
Mondays, 9 a.m. - Noon | 1/23 - 4/17
12 classes | 36 contact hours
Location: Ceramics Studios, 1211 State Street (Enter through Museum side of building near Fountain Elms)
Cost: $380, Member: $360, Material Fee: $75
+ SCHOLARSHIPS: Need-based scholarship request forms are available HERE >
+ MASKS: Face coverings are optional however policies may change at any time.
Firing fees are based on the measured volume of the finished pieces. Firing tickets are $2 each and available for purchase at the School of Art reception desk during business hours.
Required material fees cover the cost of full use of studio clay and glazes.
OPEN STUDIO TIMES
Students currently enrolled in an adult ceramics class may take advantage of open studio hours on Saturdays or Sundays from 8am - noon or 1-5pm. Open studio spots are limited and must be registered for in advance of attending via digital signup.
No classes or open studio the week of March 13 - 19.
Please review the best practices and studio rules for the Munson-Williams Ceramics Program HERE >
Ceramics courses may sometimes require light lifting. Students should be able to occasionally lift up to 25 lbs.
Meet your instructor, Ron!