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Sun, Sep 03


Pink Giraffe Art Studio

Beginner Wheel Throwing Class

If you are looking for a new hobby, like to create things, or like to try new things, this class is for you!

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Beginner Wheel Throwing Class
Beginner Wheel Throwing Class

Time & Location

Sep 03, 2023, 4:00 PM CDT – Sep 24, 2023, 6:00 PM CDT

Pink Giraffe Art Studio, 2340 E 75th St, Chicago, IL 60649, USA

About the event

This is a series class and it meets once a week on Sundays from 9/3/2023-9/24/2023, see the class dates listed below. 

Sunday, September 3rd from 4-6p

Sunday, September  10th from 4-6p

Sunday, September 17th from 4-6p

Sunday, September  24th from 4-6p

What You Get

Includes 12 pounds of clay and tools 


In this class you will learn the basics of Wheel Throwing. You will learn about: Different types of clay, stages of clay, setting up and cleaning up work area, prep clay for throwing, operate a potter’s wheel, identify and use tools, steps for throwing on the wheel, trimming pieces, pulling handles, and gazing techniques.

Wear clothes that can get messy.

Missed Classes

There will be 1 scheduled make-up session for the class. The make up class information will be given out  during class.

COVID 19 Precautions

Stay at home if you are not  feeling well

Masks are required

Enhanced cleaning procedures.-regular disinfection and cleaning of surfaces and cleaning of equipment after each use.

Providing hand sanitizer and antibacterial soap.

Refund Policy

There are No Refunds. You will receive a credit that can be applied to future class offerings. The credit is valid for 1 year from the date of the purchase.

WARNING: Wheel throwing can be physically demanding on the body. 

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