INTRODUCTION TO THE POTTER’S WHEEL
Instructor: Jake Goodnight [NC State Student]
This class is a perfect introduction to working in our clay studio and covers the fundamentals of throwing basic forms: wedging, centering, pulling and shaping walls to make cylinder forms, mugs and bowls. Learn to trim and glaze to create finished pots. Practice time outside of class is strongly suggested to develop throwing skills. Class fee includes one 25 lb. bag of clay [which includes firing] and use of studio tools needed during class.
Section D: [for NC State students only] Thursdays [6 weeks] October 8 – November 12: 6:30 – 9:30pm
Skill Level: Beginner
Class fee: NC State Students – $100 Register for this class»
For NC State students only. Don’t have time to commit to a full-length crafts class? Come join us for an afternoon of fun and learning! Register for one or more sessions.
Class fee: $15 per session, all supplies included Register for a Crafternoon class»
Session I – Watercolor – Fall Leaves: Learn fun watercolor techniques while painting colorful fall leaves.
Friday afternoon, 4-7 pm, October 16
Session J – Simple Cutting Board: Use a variety of woodshop machines and hand tools to create a unique custom cutting board great for serving or cutting food
Friday afternoon 4-7 pm, November 6
Session K – Stained Glass Ornament: Foil and solder stained glass to create a simple holiday ornament.
Friday afternoon, 4-7 pm, November 6
Session M – Tee-shirts Tie-Dye For: Bring your own white or light colored T-shirts and learn to use colorful dyes and tying techniques to create your own fun, colorful shirt.
Friday afternoon 4-5 pm, November 13