POTTERY CLASSES

Classes at Creative Hands Art School offer an opportunity for students to work with excellent instructors and in well furnished facilities. We offer extensive studio time to students enrolled in our classes allowing for each person to grow at their own pace. We believe the open studio time is integral to learning and building community. As our curriculum continues to evolve, each month brings new class options as well as a core group of regular classes to meet the needs of students at every level.

OUR OFFERING

Kids Classes

Kid will learn to Knead, make 3D Shape, texture, patterns and much more... and finally glaze to to complete their unique clay creations. 

Paint Your Own Pottery

Come and paint your own pottery. Lot of ceramics pieces to choose from for adults and kids. Paint party animals to mugs and plates.

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Adult Classes

All adult pottery classes focus on wheel throwing techniques and accommodate skill levels from a total beginner to very advanced pottery veteran. Our small group size ensures individual guidance and ample time with the instructor to address any questions our students have. Various throwing projects, glazing and surface techniques will be explored in all of the classes.  

Birthday Parties

Nothing is more fun than to get your hands muddy with a bunch of your friends.  At a Creative Hand's birthday party, the birthday girl or boy can have fun working in wet clay with their friends.  Each birthday party attendee will have something to take home later and, as an option, create a group piece for the celebrant!  For more information

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Ceramic Painting and Glazing

Step 1: Pick Your Piece

  • Choose from our wide selection of blank bisque pieces. We have so many different bisque options for both adults & children. There’s always something waiting to be painted by you!

Step 2: Choose Your Paint

  • Decide whether you want to use glaze paints or stain paints. We welcome you to use our paints & brushes when you come create with us, no need to bring your own! 

Step 3: Paint Your Piece

  • This is the best step, simply paint your piece exactly how you want it! And we will be there to assist you with techniques, suggestions, or any other questions you may have.

Get Messy Wheel Throwing Class

This class offers in depth knowledge and hands on experience throwing on the pottery wheel. You will learn basic skills of wedging clay, centering, raising and shaping basic forms. Step-by-step demonstration allows students to familiarize with the wheel and able to sit down and go through the process of throwing. All materials, tools and supplies will be given to use in the studio. You get to take home your very own handmade pot.

Get Messy Workshop Includes:
Get your hands muddy with our 90 min pottery workshop. Workshop includes :
1) Introduction (5 mins)
2) Wedging/Kneading clay. (10 mins)
3) Pottery wheel operation and step by step demonstration of wheel throwing on centering, raising and shaping basic forms (10mins)
4) Hands on  experience making of pottery bowl (50 mins)
5) Pottery Wheel & tools cleaning. (15 mins)

Making Pottery involves many steps like trimming, firing in kiln to make bisque, glazing and firing again to make ceramics. After throwing on wheels, you can take green ware with you or with additional charges as below you can choose to fire or glaze your piece. You will need to come back for glazing

  • Bisque Firing process: $5
    Glazing & Firing: $15

FAQ

What is the appropriate attire for the class ?

Proper clothing required for this class.  Clay is easily removable from cloths. We will also provide apron for you to wear , but its a get messy class so wear appropriately. Clay can get in your figure nails if its not trimed

 

How the Workshop conducted?
1) Get your hands messy with 90 minutes of pottery workshop ideal for beginner or experience potter. This class is also ideal for those who wants to join our weekly pottery classes but wants to try first.
2) You will experience how to throw cylinder or pot on a pottery wheel
3) Instructor will explain process of making pottery
4) We will provide all tools and supply including clay
5) The instructor will give a step by step demonstration and guide you about how to center the clay on wheel, pulling cylinder and forming pot from cylinder
6) After clean up you can take your piece home or come back for glazing with additional charge

Supplies: All tools and supply included

Book your class online below. Select the date and time that works for you. Call us @ 425 -939-2255 or email us at [email protected] to cancel or reschedule your class. There will be additional charge for change or cancellation of a class within 3 days of the class scheduled date.

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Messy with Clay: 90 min Pottery Class Dec 18th 7:00 PM Creative Hands Art School
  • December 18, 2018 7:00 pm
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Messy with Clay: 90 min Pottery Class Dec 19th 5:00 PM Creative Hands Art School
  • December 19, 2018 5:00 pm
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Messy with Clay: 90 min Pottery Class Dec 19th 7:00 PM Creative Hands Art School
  • December 19, 2018 7:00 pm
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Messy with Clay: 90 min Pottery Class Dec 20th 7:00 PM Creative Hands Art School
  • December 20, 2018 7:00 pm
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Messy with Clay: 90 min Pottery Class Dec 22nd Sat 9:30 AM Creative Hands Art School
  • December 22, 2018 9:30 am
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Messy with Clay: 90 min Pottery Class Dec 22nd 11:15 AM Creative Hands Art School
  • December 22, 2018 11:15 am
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Messy with Clay: 90 min Pottery Class Dec 26th 7:00 PM Creative Hands Art School
  • December 26, 2018 7:00 pm
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Messy with Clay: 90 min Pottery/Wheel Throw Class Jan 2nd 5:30 PM Creative Hands Art School
  • January 2, 2019 5:30 pm
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Messy with Clay: 90 min Pottery/Wheel Throw Class Jan 2nd 7:00 PM Creative Hands Art School
  • January 2, 2019 7:00 pm
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Messy with Clay: 90 min Pottery/Wheel Throw Class Jan 9th 5:30 PM Creative Hands Art School
  • January 9, 2019 5:30 pm
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Messy with Clay: 90 min Pottery/Wheel Throw Class Jan 9th 7:00 PM Creative Hands Art School
  • January 9, 2019 7:00 pm
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Pottery Classes and Workshops

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Adult Beginner Pottery Class Saturday 9 AM to 11 AM (6 Week) Creative Hands Art School
  • December 22, 2018 9:00 am
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Beginner Kids Pottery Class (11 weeks, Tuesday 5-6.30pm) Creative Hands Art School
  • January 8, 2019 5:00 pm
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Beginner Kids Pottery Class (11 weeks, Tuesday 6.30-8pm) Creative Hands Art School
  • January 8, 2019 6:30 pm
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