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Mon, Jun 06



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!

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Intro to Wheel Throwing Class
Intro to Wheel Throwing Class

Time & Location

Jun 06, 2022, 6:00 PM CDT – Jun 27, 2022, 6:00 PM CDT

Chicago, 2340 E 75th St, Chicago, IL 60649, USA

About the event

This is a series class and it meets once a week on Mondays from 6/6/2022-6/27/2022., see the class dates listed below.

Monday June 6 from 6-8p

Monday June 13 from 6-8p

Monday June 20 from 6-8p

Monday June 27 from 6-8p

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.

Missed Classes

There will be 1 scheduled make-up session for the class. The make 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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