Tue, May 03|
Intro to 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!
Time & Location
May 03, 2022, 12:00 PM CDT – May 24, 2022, 2:00 PM CDT
Chicago, 2340 E 75th St, Chicago, IL 60649, USA
About the event
Weekly on Tuesdays from 5/3/22-5/24/22
Tues May 3 from 12-2p
Tues May 10 from 12-2p
Tues May 17 from 12-2p
Tues May 23 from 12-2p
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.
Students have 2 weeks to glaze and fire pieces after the class ends. Pieces that are not claimed within that time will be thrown out.
Wear clothes that can get messy.
There will be 1 scheduled make-up session for the class. The make class will be held the week after our class ends on the same day at the same time.
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.
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.