Wednesday with Jessica Hodgson

Beginner Wheel

Winter Session :: January 11 – March 8, 2018 – Now in Session


Spring Session :: April 11 – June 6, 2018

Wednesdays 6 – 9pm

Registration: $265

Age requirement: 16+

Registration Opens: February 1, 2018

Registration Deadline: March 28, 2018


A non-refundable deposit of $130 for each participant must be received upon registration to reserve your spot. The remaining class fee of $135 can be paid the first day of class. See below for payment options.



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Payment Options:

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Class Description:

This class is an introduction to the potter’s wheel, focusing on wedging, shaping, trimming, and simple glazing techniques.

Open to all skill levels, ages 16+, no prior experience is required. Demonstrations, group discussions, and one-to-one attention will be given to each student.


Class Schedule:

Weeks 1 – 7: Beginner Wheel, Introduction and practicing of techniques

Week 8: Break for firings (No Class)

Week 9: Glazing class

Potluck and work pick-up date TBD


Classes run for 9 weeks with a break at the end of the session to prepare student work for glazing, giving each student 8 three-hour classes to be introduced to a variety of ceramic techniques and projects.  With only 5 openings in this class, students will be given ample hands on direction and guidance, leaving the class with their finished pieces of art and a new appreciation for mud.

All students are invited to participate in a year end gallery exhibition showcasing student work.


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