Beginning Ceramics

Transform a lump of clay into a piece of art! Using the basic wheel throwing and hand-building methods, learn to create cups, bowls, boxes and more. Individualized instruction and demonstrations of the technical underpinnings will give you a strong foundation in the ceramic arts. This course is intended for beginner students new to ceramics. Students may repeat for up to four quarters; students with four or more quarters of any level of ceramics will not be permitted to join. Includes four hours of open studio time on Saturday afternoon; additional open studio time can be purchased by enrolling in the Ceramics Open Studio Class. See Textbooks and Supplies for supply list. Students may repeat for up to 4 quarters.
Price includes lab fee and 4 hours of open studio time on Saturday afternoon; additional open studio time can be purchased by enrolling in the Ceramics Open Studio Class. Students who take this class are invited to participate in our Summer CE Student Art Show. Visit our Art Show page for more information.

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  • Jan 11, 2020 to Mar 14, 2020
  • 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
  • Session(s): 10; Saturday
  • Location : AS Bldg, Room 1630
    9600 College Way North,Seattle,98103

  • Fee: $265
  • Item #: 7069
  • See Textbook and Supply List for supply list.

    Instructor is now Liz Duarte.
    Please note: waitlist has currently 15+ students
  • Winter 2020

I loved the ability to really learn what you wanted to learn about ceramics paired with a great basic overview.

- Audra