If you have had no (or very little) pottery experience, we will require you to a series of intro to clay classes- that take you through the foundations of working with clay and using our studio. These two hour classes are offered by appointment. The tools, clay, and firing are included in these classes and they will set you on your way to using our studio safely and effectively. The cost of each intro class is $50
If you are an experienced potter, and would like to become a member contact Chasse at 541-270-9899 to schedule a meeting. We’ll work to get you familiar with our facility and have you working in no time.
Introduction to Pottery (& our studio)
Are you new to clay or have had some experience in the distant past? If so our introductory classes are for you.
Our intro classes are scheduled by appointment.
*The class is $50 and includes everything you need.
*Class size is limited to eight, age 16 and up.
Beginners & Beyond Wheel Throwing with Martha Wallace
Whether you have some experience with wheel throwing or are brand new to clay, this mixed skill level class allows new students to learn from those who have gotten thier hands wet. Beginning students will learn how to prepare the clay, center clay on the wheel and create cylinders and bowls as well as being introduced to glazing techniques. Martha’s returning students will expand their skills with projects including: lidded vessels, handles, joined forms, and surface decoration. The class fee includes firing fees for class projects and one 25lb bag of clay and four open studio visits. Studio monthly members receive a $40 discount on classes.
January 11th- March 1st 2018
Thursday mornings 9am-12pm
Class size is limited to 8
Introduction to Clay Handbuilding with Chasse Davidson
Chasse’s class starts with the fundamentals of working with clay. If you have always wanted to experiment with clay this class will expose you to the vast possibilities awaiting. Students will explore coil building, pinch pots, slab construction, extruded forms and an introduction to the world of glazing. Clay, firing fees for class projects, and four open studio visits are included in the class fee. Studio monthly members receive a $40 discount on this class.
January 16th- February 20th 2018
Tuesday evenings 6:30-8:30pm
Class size limited to 12
Surface Decoration Workshop with Chasse Davidson
2 Saturdays: February 10th and 17th 2018