Absolute Beginners Pottery
Our beginners course is great for anyone who wants to dive right into clay. Experienced instructors will guide you through the process of creating pottery on and off the potter's wheel. You will also learn basic methods for finishing and glazing your pieces. Class fee includes studio time during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the eight week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Waitlist Absolute Beginners Pottery (age 16+) 32938 12/12/2019 - 2/20/2020 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Advanced Pottery
You will have the advantage of using the open studio and the guidance of the Monday afternoon monitor in this class. Come learn from your fellow potters. Prerequisite: two or more years in a pottery course at the Brambleton Center. This pottery class is a ten week program. Instructor: TBD
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Advanced Pottery (age 18+, M) 32933 12/9/2019 - 2/17/2020 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM M Brambleton Info
Ceramics
Whether you are new to ceramics, decorated ceramics 40 years ago, or have recently made ceramic items, we welcome you to join this class. You will purchase your molded greenware pieces from a local vendor and instruction will be provided for your level of experience. Techniques include acrylic painting, dry brush painting, glazes and under-glazes. We will fire your pieces at the Brambleton Center as you make them. This is an enjoyable and relaxing way to make many useful items for your home and for gifts. Instructor: Betsy Jenkins
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Ceramics (ages 18+) 32911 12/12/2019 - 1/30/2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Th Brambleton Info
Handbuilding in Clay
Pottery can be created without the use of a potter's wheel. You can create beautiful pots and clay forms by hand using simple tools, slabs of clay, or just by using your hands and fingers. In this class you will explore many techniques for handbuilt pottery. Ten week program.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Handbuilding in Clay (Tues. Ages 18+) 32941 12/10/2019 - 2/18/2020 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Waitlist Handbuilding in Clay (Wed. Ages 18+) 32940 12/11/2019 - 2/26/2020 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM W Brambleton Info
Next Step
Come dive right in to the clay with us as you use your skills learned in the absolute beginner’s pottery course. You will continue your basic methods for finishing and glazing your pieces. Class fee includes studio time during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the ten week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Prerequisite: Absolute Beginners Pottery. Instructor: Carlos Dowling.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Next Step Pottery (ages 18+) 32939 12/12/2019 - 2/20/2020 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Pottery Courses
The Brambleton Center offers a well equipped studio to create original works of clay in both wheel and freeform. Equipment includes 13 electric wheels, a slab roller, and an assortment of tools and accessories for shaping and sculpting the clay. A variety of glazes are mixed in the studio offering about 23 colors. Class fee also includes utilizing the studio on your own during select times when classes aren't in session and the firing of pieces made during the 10 week term. Clay must be purchased through Brambleton Center at $25/25 pounds. Saturday will be an open workshop opportunity for those currently registered in a Pottery class. All pottery classes are ten week programs.
Activity Name Code Dates Times Days Location
Register Pottery - (age 18+, M Night) 32934 12/9/2019 - 2/17/2020 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM M Brambleton Info
Cancelled Pottery (ages 18+, Th) 32937 12/12/2019 - 2/20/2020 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM Th Brambleton Info
Register Pottery (ages 18+, Tu) 32935 12/10/2019 - 2/18/2020 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM Tu Brambleton Info
Register Pottery (ages 18+, W) 32936 12/11/2019 - 2/26/2020 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM W Brambleton Info