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Workshops for members & non members
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Tile Workshops • Cylinder Bootcamp • Teapots • Candle Holders • Big Pots
Workshops for non experienced potters & Sculptors
Handbuild a Teapot
Saturday, March 16, 1pm-5pm at Madison Mud
Our staff will help you create a unique teapot using slabs, coils and textures. Traditional or Whimsical..whatever you can conjure up. Includes 1 teapot approx 7inches high . Staff will glaze your creation or return for an additional $25 to hand paint it yourself
$95 pear artist
Wheel It Wednesday! at Boonton Mud
Your choice of dates, 3/6, 3/20 4/3, 5/1, 6/5
Join us for a one time Introductory Wheel Class! No experience necessary. Call friends or come alone. You will learn the basics of wheel throwing. This 2 hr class will allow you to learn the process from weighing clay, to centering, pulling the walls and possibly shaping it into what we call a “sexy pot” (peaked your curiosity) Students will get 6 tries on the wheel with 1.25lb balls of clay. WE DO NOT GUARANTEE SIX SUCCESSFUL Pieces. You will get to choose 2 pieces for out staff to glaze and you will return in 3 weeks to pick up your creations! Max 6 students! Sign up for classes after and receive 10%OFF you 8 week session!
Fees include all materials, glazing done by staff
$60 per artist
Sunday, March 31, 1pm-4pm- Boonton
Saturday, March 23, 1pm-4pm- Madison
The cylinder is the basic skill for most forms we create. We are often too quick to jump ahead without teaching our body and brain how to make the perfect cylinder. Here is your chance! Sign up for this cylinder intensive and attempt to throw 15-20 PERFECT cylinders..(yeah right). Set your goal - maybe a matching set, or a sized order set. We will be timing ourselves and challenging ourselves. Artist will keep 4 cylinders of their choice. Additional firing fees of .06/cubic inch will be added for additional wanted pots.
$45 for members • $70 for non members
BIG POT Workshop in Boonton Mud
Saturday Feb 2 1p-6p- Boonton
Sunday Feb 3, 1pm-6pm- Madison
Join us for a 1-day workshop concentrating on BIG POTS. Tired of the 2 lb bowls? Have enough mugs? Struggling to GO BIGGER? This workshop is for you.
Learn to prepare clay for larger vessels, center and throw larger than your safe zone. Return at your own leisure to glaze.
Experience in throwing necessary. Must be able to center clay with ease and be competent in the basics of throwing a cylinder. Workshop includes clay, use of tools, glazes and firing of 2 large pots. Additional firing fees will apply to additional pots of .06 cents/cubic inch. Ages 16 and above.
$150 for members • $190 for non members