Adult Programs

Adult (18 and up) Public Programs/Workshops

Museum Pottery – Wheel Throwing

Learn how to throw on the pottery wheel! Techniques include centering, creating different forms such as bowls, plates, vases and mugs. We also explore sculptural elements, handle making, surface decoration and glazing techniques. No experience required. Includes all supplies and firing.

  • Age: 16+
  • Cost: $310.75

Spring 2019

Session 1

  • Dates: Thursdays, April 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16 
  • Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM 
  • Barcode: 341465

Session 2

  • Dates: Thursdays, May 23, 30, June 6, 13, 20, 27
  • Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM 
  • Barcode: 341464

Summer 2019

Session 1

  • Dates: Thursday, July 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22nd
  • Time: 7:00 PM  9:30 PM
  • Barcode: 346971


Museum Pottery – Hand Building

This course is designed to for students to learn and develop their hand built pottery skills. This class is geared towards the beginner, intermediate and advanced hand builder. Techniques such as slab building, coil pots, and pinch pots will be taught and expanded, to teach students how to create more detailed and complicated forms and intricate decorative design. Includes all supplies and firing costs.

Spring 2019

  • Age: 16+
  • Cost: $248.60

Session 1 Cancelled

Dates: Thursdays April 11 , 18, 25, May 2, 9, 16 

  • Time: 4 PM – 6 PM 
  • Barcode: 341461

Session 2 Cancelled

Dates: Thursdays, May 23, 30, June 6, 13, 20, 27 

  • Time: 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM 
  • Barcode: 341462


Museum Pottery – Open Studio Time

This 2 hour program is for students who have intermediate to advanced pottery skills in either hand-building or throwing on the pottery wheel. There will be no formal instruction given however there will be staff on hand for technical help if needed. Includes one bag (10 kg.) of clay and firing costs, additional $25 for each additional bag of clay/firing costs.

  • Cost: $ 169.50
  • Age: 18+

Spring 2019

Session 1 Cancelled

Dates: Wednesday, April 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15

  • Time: 6 PM – 8 PM
  • Barcode: 341468

Session 2 Cancelled

Dates: Wednesday, May 22, 29, June 5, 12, 19, 26

  • Time: 6 PM – 8 PM
  • Barcode: 341469

Summer 2019

Date: Wednesday, July 10, 17, 24, 31, August 7, 14

  • Time: 6 PM  8 PM
  • Barcode: 346975


Museum Pottery: Introduction to Pottery

Spend some “me time” in our Pottery Studio and explore the wonderful world of clay in a fun and relaxed environment. With the guidance of our professional artist instructor, explore methods of hand building such as sculpting, surface decoration, slab building and coiling. Participants have the opportunity to try the pottery wheel. Complete a variety of projects such as bowls, mugs and vases while mastering basic pottery techniques. The perfect class for beginners and those looking to build their skills. Includes all supplies and firing.

  • Age: 16+
  • Cost: $248.60

Spring 2019

Session 1

Dates: Tuesday, April 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7, 14 

  • Time: 7 PM – 9 PM
  • Barcode: 341459

Session 2

Dates: Tuesday, May 21, 28, June 4, 11, 18, 25 

  • Time: 7 PM – 9 PM
  • Barcode: 341458

Museum Pottery - “Get Centered” Wheel Throwing

All work and no play? Get centered this winter at our Pottery Studio. Learn an incredible new skill in a relaxed environment. Our professional instructor teaches all the basics to enable you to throw your own shapes on the pottery wheel and make pinch-pots. Includes all supplies and firing.

  • Age: 18+
  • Cost: $45.20

Session 1  CANCELLED

Dates: Sunday, April 28 

  • Time: 4 PM - 6 PM
  • Barcode: 341473

Session 2

Dates: Sunday, June 2

  • Time: 4 PM - 6 PM
  • Barcode: 341472

Summer 2019

Session 1

Date: Tuesday, July 9

  • Time: 6 PM  8 PM
  • Barcode: 346977

Session 2

Date: Thursday, August 22

  • Time: 4 PM  6 PM
  • Barcode: 346978

Museum Pottery  Wheel Throwing

Learn how to throw on the pottery wheel! Techniques include centering, creating different forms such as bowls, plates, vases and mugs. We also explore sculptural elements, handle making, surface decoration and glazing techniques. No experience required. Includes all supplies and firing.

  • Age: 16+
  • Cost: $310.75

Date: Thursday, July 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15, and 22nd

  • Time: 7:00 PM  9:30 PM
  • Barcode: 346971


Museum Pottery  Summer Pottery Free Time

Spend some quality “ME” time in our pottery studio this summer! Each participant will receive a piece of clay and 2 hours of free building time. Come with your Pinterest ideas and our professional instructor will help by demonstrating a variety of hand-building techniques and assist you with your unique pottery creations. Price includes up to 2 lbs of clay, supplies, glazes and firing.

  • Age: 18+
  • Cost: $45.20

Session 1

Date: Sunday, July 7

  • Time: 4 PM  6 PM
  • Barcode: 347453

Session 2

Date: Sunday, August 11

  • Time: 4 PM  6 PM
  • Barcode: 347454