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CERAMICS

*Please note that all Early Registration and New Student Discounts can only be processed by registering in person, or by phone. Discounts cannot be applied through our online registration process and discounts cannot be applied retroactively. 

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G94118 Ceramic Sculpture, Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Krissy Catt
Skill level: B, AB, I

In this "off the wheel" class, students will have fun with figurative (animal or human) abstract or realistic forms and learn about interior structure and proper architecture for ceramic sculpture. Students may pursue their own direction with instructor support or be given step by step guidance to complete their project. The creative possibilities are endless! Taking both summer sessions is highly recommended for completing projects. Clay will be purchased at the first class.

Enrollment Limited to 11; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 7/25/2018 and ending 8/15/2018 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 156.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 140.00 ea.

G94418 Ceramic Sculpture, Wednesdays, 1 - 4 p.m.
Instructor: Krissy Catt
Skill Level: B, AB, I

In this "off the wheel" class, students will have fun with figurative (animal or human) abstract or realistic forms and learn about interior structure and proper architecture for ceramic sculpture. Students may pursue their own direction with instructor support or be given step by step guidance to complete their project. The creative possibilities are endless! Taking both summer sessions is highly recommended for completing projects. Clay will be purchased at the first class.

Enrollment limited to 11; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 7/25/2018 and ending 8/15/2018 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 156.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 140.00 ea.

G92818 Throwing Big, Thursdays, 6 - 9:00 p.m.
Instructor: Ernest Miller
Skill Level: ALL

Take the mystery out of making and assembling bigger vessels and expand your ability to work with more clay. You will construct large-scale vases and bottles using both the potter's wheel and handbuilding techniques. This class is for students with some experience and ambitious beginners.

Enrollment limited to 15; ages 14 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 8/2/2018 and ending 8/23/2018 at 6:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 156.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 140.00 ea.

A90318 Beginning and Continuing with Clay, Mondays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Robert Bowman
Skill Level: ALL

This course combines basic throwing and handbuilding techniques for beginners with more advanced techniques and individualized instruction for continuing students. Demonstrations and discussions will complement the hands-on experiences, and we'll explore a variety of firing methods for finishing our work.

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Monday starting 9/10/2018 and ending 10/22/2018 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 246.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 273.00 ea.

A90518 Pottery in the Making,Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Lee Persell
Skill Level: All

Expand your skills on the potter's wheel and/or handbuiliding through demonstrations, discussions, critiques and an exploration into the art of glazing. High-fire, raku, and soda firing will be explored.

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 15 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 9/11/2018 and ending 10/23/2018 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 246.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 273.00 ea.

A90018 Beginning/Intermediate Pottery, Tuesdays, 6-9 p.m.
Instructor: Lee Persell
Skill Level: ALL

Beginners receive an introduction to basic throwing techniques and forms, while intermediate students expand their technical abilities and their understanding of ceramic form through demonstrations, discussions and critiques. High-fire, raku and soda firing will be explored.

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 15 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 9/11/2018 and ending 10/23/2018 at 6:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 246.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 273.00 ea.

A94118 Ceramic Sculpture, Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Krissy Catt
Skill level: B, AB, I

In this off-the-wheel class, students create a wide variety of projects ranging from figurative work (animals and human) to realistic or abstract forms, to clay totems, and more. You will learn proper interior structure for a sculpture made of clay and have fun with surface design and textures. Come with an idea for a project you want to create, and together we will work to complete it. All levels welcome. Clay and firing fees are additional.

Enrollment limited to 10; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 9/5/2018 and ending 10/24/2018 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 281.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 312.00 ea.

A94418 Ceramic Sculpture, Wednesdays, 1-4 p.m.
Instructor: Krissy Catt
Skill level: B, AB, I

In this off-the-wheel class, students create a wide variety of projects ranging from figurative work (animals and human) to realistic or abstract forms, to clay totems, and more. You will learn proper interior structure for a sculpture made of clay and have fun with surface design and textures. Come with an idea for a project you want to create, and together we will work to complete it. All levels welcome. Clay and firing fees are additional.

Enrollment limited to 10; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 9/5/2018 and ending 10/24/2018 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 281.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 312.00 ea.

A90618 Exploring Clay, Thursdays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Lee Persell
Skill level: ALL

This class is for beginners and advanced potters alike. Beginners will be introduced to the potter's wheel as well as handbuilding. Experienced students will work with the instructor to develop their own projects. High-fire, raku and soda firing will be explored. (Previously titled Pottery in the Making on Thursdays)

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 15 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Thursday starting 9/13/2018 and ending 10/25/2018 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 246.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 273.00 ea.

A97618 Clay: Form and Surface, Thursdays, 6-9 p.m.
Instructor: Ernest Miller
Skill level: ALL

Make your Thursday evenings fun and creative in this relaxed potter's wheel class. Instructor demonstrations will show you how to create cups, bowls, plates, vases, lidded jars and teapots. Individual attention will help you develop your skills. Some projects include hand construction and altering techniques. This class is designed for students with some experience and ambitious beginners. All tableware is finished in a high-fire kiln for food-safe use at home.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 14 and up
Irregular classes scheduled starting 9/6/2018 and ending 10/25/2018 at 6:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 234.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 211.00 ea.

A92818 Friday Clay [NEW!], Fridays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Ernest Miller
Skill level: AB, I, AD

Advanced beginners and experienced students start their day with clay in this potter’s wheel focused class. Hands-on demonstration and instruction is provided on cups, bowls, plates, vases, lidded jars, boxes and teapots. Some projects are accompanied with handbuilding and altering techniques. All tableware work is finished in a high-fire kiln for safe use at home.

Enrollment limited to 15; ages 16 and up
Irregular classes scheduled starting 9/7/2018 and ending 10/26/2018 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 176.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 195.00 ea.

A91818 Stoneware and Porcelain, Saturdays, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Instructor: Robert Bowman/Lee Persell
Skill level: ALL

Beginners learn the basics of working with stoneware or porcelain on the potter's wheel while intermediate and advanced students expand their skills. Handbuilding projects will be presented. Class includes demos, critiques and an opportunity to try soda and raku-firing techniques.

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 9/8/2018 and ending 10/20/2018 at 12:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 246.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 273.00 ea.

B90318 Beginning and Continuing with Clay, Mondays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Robert Bowman
Skill level: ALL

This course combines basic throwing and handbuilding techniques for beginners with more advanced techniques and individualized instruction for continuing students. Demonstrations and discussions will complement the hands-on experiences, and we'll explore a variety of firing methods for finishing our work.

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Monday starting 10/29/2018 and ending 12/17/2018 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 281.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 312.00 ea.

B90518 Pottery in the Making, Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Lee Persell
Skill level: ALL

Expand your skills on the potter's wheel and/or handbuiliding through demonstrations, discussions, critiques and an exploration into the art of glazing. High-fire, raku, and soda firing will be explored.

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 15 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 10/30/2018 and ending 12/18/2018 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 281.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 312.00 ea.

B90018 Beginning/Intermediate Pottery, Tuesdays, 6 - 9 p.m.
Instructor: Lee Persell
Skill level: ALL

Beginners receive an introduction to basic throwing techniques and forms, while intermediate students expand their technical abilities and their understanding of ceramic form through demonstrations, discussions and critiques. High-fire, raku and soda firing will be explored.

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 15 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Tuesday starting 10/30/2018 and ending 12/18/2018 at 6:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 281.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 312.00 ea.

B94118 Ceramic Sculpture, Wednesdays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Krissy Catt
Skill level: B, AB, I

In this off-the-wheel class, students create a wide variety of projects ranging from figurative work (animals and human) to realistic or abstract forms, to clay totems, and more. You will learn proper interior structure for a sculpture made of clay and have fun with surface design and textures. Come with an idea for a project you want to create, and together we will work to complete it. All levels welcome. Clay and firing fees are additional.

Enrollment limited to 10; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 10/31/2018 and ending 12/19/2018 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 281.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 312.00 ea.

B94418 Ceramic Sculpture, Wednesdays, 1 - 4 p.m.
Instructor: Krissy Catt
Skill level: B, AB, I

In this off-the-wheel class, students create a wide variety of projects ranging from figurative work (animals and human) to realistic or abstract forms, to clay totems, and more. You will learn proper interior structure for a sculpture made of clay and have fun with surface design and textures. Come with an idea for a project you want to create, and together we will work to complete it. All levels welcome. Clay and firing fees are additional.

Enrollment limited to 10; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Wednesday starting 10/31/2018 and ending 12/19/2018 at 1:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 281.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 312.00 ea.

B90618 Exploring Clay, Thursdays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Lee Persell
Skill level: ALL

This class is for beginners and advanced potters alike. Beginners will be introduced to the potter's wheel as well as handbuilding. Experienced students will work with the instructor to develop their own projects. High-fire, raku and soda firing will be explored. (Previously titled Making Pottery on Thursdays)

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 15 and up
Irregular classes scheduled starting 11/1/2018 and ending 12/20/2018 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 246.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 273.00 ea.

B97618 Clay: Form and Surface, Thursdays, 6 - 9 p.m.
Instructor: Ernest Miller
Skill level: ALL

Make your Thursday evenings fun and creative in this relaxed potter's wheel class. Instructor demonstrations will show you how to create cups, bowls, plates, vases, lidded jars and teapots. Individual attention will help you develop your skills. Some projects include hand construction and altering techniques. This class is designed for students with some experience and ambitious beginners. All tableware is finished in a high-fire kiln for food-safe use at home.

Enrollment limited to 16; ages 14 and up
Irregular classes scheduled starting 11/1/2018 and ending 12/20/2018 at 6:00PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 246.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 273.00 ea.

B92818 Friday Clay [NEW!], Fridays, 9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Instructor: Ernest Miller
Skill level: AB, I, AD

Advanced beginners and experienced students start their day with clay in this potter’s wheel focused class. Hands-on demonstration and instruction is provided on cups, bowls, plates, vases, lidded jars, boxes and teapots. Some projects are accompanied with handbuilding and altering techniques. All tableware work is finished in a high-fire kiln for safe use at home.

Enrollment limited to 15; ages 16 and up
Irregular classes scheduled starting 11/2/2018 and ending 12/21/2018 at 9:30AM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 246.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 273.00 ea.

B91818 Stoneware and Porcelain, Saturdays, 12:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Instructors: Robert Bowman/Lee Persell
Skill level: ALL

Beginners learn the basics of working with stoneware or porcelain on the potter's wheel while intermediate and advanced students expand their skills. Handbuilding projects will be presented. Class includes demos, critiques and an opportunity to try soda and raku-firing techniques.

Enrollment limited to 18; ages 16 and up
Classes scheduled every week on Saturday starting 11/3/2018 and ending 12/15/2018 at 12:30PM
 
Attendees: 1 $ 246.00 ea.
Attendees: 1 $ 273.00 ea.

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2240 North Shore Drive
Wayzata, MN 55391

952.473.7361, x. 160

Hours
Monday          9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Tuesday         9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Wednesday    9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Thursday        9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Friday             9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Saturday        9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
   (mid-June through August, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.)
Sunday closed


Building is closed for Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve through New Year's Day*, Memorial Day and the last week in August through Labor Day.* There is no open studio when the building is closed. 

* Phone lines will be open M-F, excluding holidays, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. to take class registrations.  

 
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