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Six-Week Introductory Pottery Courses at Throw Clay LA

Discover the art of pottery through our engaging introductory pottery courses at Throw Clay LA. Whether you prefer the potter's wheel or handbuilding, we offer a comprehensive learning experience.

From handbuilding to throwing, this photo shows potter's working in the studio to create ceramic pieces.

Potter's Wheel Basics

Experience the art of pottery with our Potter's Wheel Basics courses, a key part of our introductory pottery lineup at Throw Clay LA. Whether you're a beginner or an enthusiast, these courses offer a hands-on journey into essential techniques of throwing, trimming, and glazing functional ware on the potter's wheel. Discover the satisfaction of molding clay into functional pieces guided by our skilled instructors. Come join us and explore the joy of pottery in a welcoming and supportive environment!

Handbuilding Techniques

Our handbuilding courses are at the heart of our introductory pottery courses options. Dig into the artistic potential of slab, pinch, and coil techniques, where you'll master the foundational methods of crafting ceramic pieces by hand. These courses let you unleash your imagination, exploring and creating unique forms and textures under the expert guidance of our instructors. Join us and discover why our handbuilding courses covering these techniques embody creativity and innovation, becoming important parts of your pottery education.

Course Details

Our introductory pottery courses meet once a week for six weeks, with each class lasting two hours. Introductory pottery courses are designed for beginners as well as those with some experience seeking to refresh or improve their skills. Online registration is required to attend.

Practice and Progress

Learning in one of our introductory pottery courses is complemented with free time to practice. You will also enjoy access to our studio during Student Practice Time hours to further develop your skills when you register for one of our six-week introductory pottery courses,

Continuing Education and Memberships​

For those with experience, we offer Continuing Courses and studio memberships to further your pottery journey. If your desired course is full this session, consider exploring a different topic in the meantime.

Note: For safety, our garage door remains open for airflow. Please dress warmly if the weather is chilly.

SESSION 6 BEGINS: August 5th

2024 SESSION START DATES: September 16th, October 28th

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