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Pottery 101

at Yonkers Pottery - Yonkers
379 McLean Ave, Yonkers, New York 10705

A ceramics-making intensive for adults. Appropriate for absolute beginners and beyond! This is a great way to sample clay work. 1 class 2 projects 3 times the fun! 4 hours We will work on the wheel & do handbuilding.

Handbuilding: Clay (Adult)

at Baked in Brooklyn - Williamsburg
242 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11249

Join our class to learn various handbuilding techniques for making forms out of wet clay. After we teach you the basics, you'll have 3lbs of clay to make any project you like. We fire the pieces in our kiln, and then two weeks later you can return to glaze your work. All firings, glaze, and materials included in price of class.   Purchase includes...

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Private Hand Building or Wheel Throwing

at The Potter's Wheel - Kew Gardens
120-33 83rd Ave, New York, New York 11415

In hand building, potters design and create with pliable clay. It is how people first began making ceramics and it is an easy and satisfying way to make plates, bowls, trays, sculpture and much more.  On the other hand, wheel throwing is more like mild physical exertion similar to learning to swim or ride a bike. Although it appears relaxing...

Colored Porcelain Coffee & Espresso Mug Workshop

at Wilcoxson Brooklyn Ceramics - Greenpoint
67 West St Ground Fl #1, Brooklyn, New York 11222

This workshop is a hand building course using slabs of porcelain to build functional tableware, mainly tumblers, or cups, perfect for coffee, tea or any other beverage. In the workshop, we will apply colored clay "slips" to the surface of the cups and create decorative patterns in blue, black, gray, pink and red. Workshop participants will make at...

Intro Workshop: Handbuilding

at La Mano Pottery - Chelsea
110 W 26th St, New York, New York 10001

Students attending this class will learn classic ceramics techniques used to make teapots, vases, coffee mugs, and practically any functional and sculptural works they can imagine. This class is "trial" class is a hands-on intensive (2 1/2 hours). "Handbuilding" is a process whereby the potter shapes, assembles and embellishes pots from clay that...

Sunday Jan 28th, 6pm

Mosaic Night (BYOB)

at Baked in Brooklyn - Williamsburg
242 Wythe Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11249

Everything you need to make a complete work of art in one night. We have picture frames with glass and backing, hanging mirrors, wooden trays, coasters and more. Q&A Q: Are materials provided and included in the cost of the class?  A: Yes, all materials are included in the cost of the class. Students do not need to bring anything else with...

Thursday Jan 25th, 7pm

Zen of Pottery: Wheel (Beginner/Intermediate)

at ArtWorks at West Side YMCA - Upper West Side
5 W 63rd St, New York, New York 10023

Investigate how the activity of making pottery can be a wonderful vehicle for quieting the mind. Not unlike meditation, working with clay can also help us to be more present and focused in the moment.  In this class, we will learn and develop various skills of working on the wheel, while exploring how at whatever level this can be a useful means...

$360

8 sessions

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Clay Soiree

at Yonkers Pottery - Yonkers
379 McLean Ave, Yonkers, New York 10705

TGIF! Looking for something truly different and fun to do Fridays? Flex your creative muscles in a relaxed atmosphere where you will meet others while learning the basics of pottery-making. There is little more gratifying than using ones hands and heart to form a tangible object you can use every day.  Great for beginners and experienced, date...

Porcelain Planter Workshop

at Wilcoxson Brooklyn Ceramics - Greenpoint
67 West St Ground Fl #1, Brooklyn, New York 11222

The workshop is a hand building course using slabs of porcelain to build functional objects. In the workshop, we will apply colored clay "slips" to the surface of the clay and create decorative patterns in blue, black, gray, pink and red. Workshop participants will make at least 1 planter that will be finished with glaze. The planter can be picked...

Saturday Feb 24th, 10am

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Handbuilding and Wheel (Beginner/Intermediate)

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side
1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Play in the mud and discover the joy of working with your hands! Learn the fundamentals of ceramics and pottery in one of the best equipped studios in NYC. Study with expert teachers and learn the fundamentals of handbuilding and wheel techniques. Join our beginners’ classes for an introduction to the fundamentals of handbuilding techniques —...

$550

13 sessions

Wednesday Jan 17th, 9am

Wheel (Intermediate/Advanced)

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side
1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Master the art of working on the potter’s wheel. In intermediate/advanced classes, fine tune your throwing skills and explore a variety of vessel forms. Investigate complex surface decorating techniques, and foster a personal style. Disclaimer:  Our studios come equipped with 25 electric potters' wheels, a gas reduction kiln and three electric...

$550

13 sessions

Wheel Throwing Pottery (Weekend)

at Choplet Ceramic Studio - Williamsburg
238 Grand St, Brooklyn, New York 11211

This workshop will introduce you to the basic skills of throwing on the potter's wheel. No prior experience is required. You will get to keep the bowl or cylinder you have successfully created. We will glaze and fire it for you with our glaze pick of the week. Important Things to Note: We will contact you approximately 3 weeks after the workshop...

Couples Night - Handbuilding Pottery

at Mugi Studio - Upper West Side
993 Amsterdam Ave, New York, New York 10025

In this class you will learn how to make cups, vases, trays, containers and other functional objects by using various handbuilding techniques of pinching, coiling and slabs. This is a terrific introductory class to working with clay, no prior experience is required. Important Thing to Note: The pottery wheel is not used in this class as it requires...

Sculpture Without Sight

at Unarthodox - Chelsea
547 W 27th St Ste 300, New York, New York 10001

Touch is the first sense to develop when we are born. Yet most of our life is experienced through sight and sound. In this class, we take you back to the very beginning. Explore your sense of touch by sculpturing...without sight. You will receive an introduction to basic clay sculpturing. Then you will sculpt...blindfolded! You will be given a subject...

Adult Introductory Handbuilding Workshop

at Tribeca Clayworks - TriBeCa
120 Warren St, New York, New York 10007

In our fully equipped ceramic studio (pottery wheels, kilns, clay extruder, slab roller, all the tools you need and lots of clay), you will be instructed by our professional ceramic artists. You will learn many of the hand-building skills that’s needed to make all kinds of functional and sculptural works of art. If you want to keep your work you...