Beginning Pottery on the Wheel with Dakota Brandt

Saturday, October 13 & 20 from 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.; and
Glazing Day, Saturday, October 27 from 10:00-11:00 a.m.

Class Fee: $85 ($80 Members)

Ages 16-Adult

Are you finally ready to learn how to use the potter’s
wheel? Join ceramic artist Dakota Brandt in learning the
techniques of centering the clay, pulling up the sides,
trimming, and finally glazing your own clay pieces. In
between sessions students may continue to work in our
pottery place and practice these techniques. Class fee
includes up to 25# of clay per person. Class size limited
to 3 to ensure maximum time on the wheel.

**FULL, Waitlist Available**Claytastic Session #3

Session 3: Thurs.

August 2, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
August 9, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
August 16, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Ages 10-18.

Get muddy at NCCA-Artsplace! This class is limited to 6 participants per session so each participant will get some experience throwing on the potter’s wheel! Students will also learn how to hand build, connect, and roll a slab! Learn several different finishing techniques including glazing, staining and painting. All work goes home the final day of class.

Doing Art Together – Constructing a Clay Gnome Home

Thursday, June 14, 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Class Fee: $20 per pair ($5 each additional child).

Ages 5-100.

This is an adult/child event, so parents and grandparents bring your children, grandchildren, or favorite neighbor. Together we will use clay to design and build an original gnome house complete with doors, flower boxes, shutters, bird’s nests and whatever you can imagine. After construction the pieces will be fired and be available for pick up after June 25.

**Full, Waitlist Available**Claytastic Session #1

Session 1: Thurs.

June 14, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
June 21, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
June 28, 3:30 – 5:00 p.m.

Ages 10-18.

Get muddy at NCCA-Artsplace! This class is limited to 6 participants per session so each participant will get some experience throwing on the potter’s wheel! Students will also learn how to hand build, connect, and roll a slab! Learn several different finishing techniques including glazing, staining and painting. All work goes home the final day of class.

 

Beginning Pottery on the Wheel with Dakota Brandt

Saturday 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. April 14, 28
Class Fee: $85 ($80 Members) Ages 16-Adult
Are you finally ready to learn how to use the potter’s wheel?
Join ceramic artist Dakota Brandt in learning the techniques
of centering the clay, pulling up the sides, trimming, and
finally glazing your own clay pieces. In between sessions
students may continue to work in our Pottery Place and
practice these techniques. Class fee includes up to 25# of
clay per person. Class size limited to 3.

Clay Handbuilding with Lesa VanSingel

Thursday 6:00-8:00 p.m. February 1, 8
Class Fee: $45 ($40 Members) Ages 16-Adult
Come and get muddy! In this class participants will
learn the basics of working with stoneware clay including
joining pieces together, adding texture, using a
slump mold, and glaze application. The first week will
be spent in construction and the second week will be
Clay Hand Building spent glazing. This is a great class to take with a friend.

Family Clay Night

Thursday 6:00-7:30 p.m. December 7
Class Fee: $5/person All ages
Enjoy a family evening at the NCCA-Artsplace. We will have the clay, the instructor, the glazes and the tools. You bring the family. Learn basic handbuilding techniques and then have fun building a variety of pieces. Finished pieces will be available for pick up after December 19.

Clay Nativity for Children with Kris Vredeveld November 2, 9, 16

Thursday 3:45-5:15 p.m. November 2, 9, 16
Class Fee: $30 ($25 Members) Ages 6-12
Save a spot in your home for a handcrafted clay nativity set. Each child will create a minimum of six figures including people and animals. The finished pieces will be glazed a single color and fired. This set will become a family treasure for many years. Limited space available.

Family Art Night – Clay October 12

Thursday 6:00-7:30 p.m. October 12
Class Fee: $5.00/person
Come and explore the art of clay. Time will be given for basic clay instruction and then the fun begins. Create tiles, pinch pots, Christmas ornaments, crazy animals or just explore on your own. Advanced registration is appreciated.

Introduction to the Potter’s Wheel with Dakota Brandt

Introduction to the Potter’s Wheel with Dakota Brandt

Saturday  10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. August 5, 19

Class Fee: $85($80 Members) Ages 16-Adult

Join ceramic artist Dakota Brandt in learning the techniques of centering the clay, pulling up the sides, trimming, and finally glazing your own clay pieces. In between sessions students may continue to work in our pottery place and practice these techniques. Class fee includes up to 25# of clay per person. Class size limited to 3.