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Wheel Throwing II

The next step for those with a basic understanding of the wheel! 

Instructor: JAKE BRUNNER

Fridays 6:00PM-9:00PM 

Eight Weeks Beginning Friday, April 9

Limited to just 6 Students (A few spots still open!) 

This class is designed to advance your existing wheel throwing skills. Each class will explore perfecting different techniques on the wheel, with special attention given to your personal strengths, weaknesses, and desires. The structure of the class will provide a starting point where each student can then follow their own goals, motivations and areas of interest. Very malleable syllabus to accommodate students’ personal interests, desires, and abilities.

Fee includes 2-3 hours per week of optional Open Studio time.

$295 per student + clay and tools (if needed)

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Throwing Functional Objects

Beginning Wheel Throwing

Instructor: ALISSA MITTL

Saturdays 1:30PM-4:30PM 

Eight Weeks Beginning Saturday, April 3

Limited to just 6 Students (SOLD OUT!!) 

In this class, students will learn the basics of throwing on the potter's wheel from one of Taos's best, Alissa Mittl. An emphasis will be placed on centering and effectively forming functional objects on the wheel. By the end of this course students will be proficient in throwing, trimming, and glazing a finished, functional ceramic piece. Group instruction and individual attention will be provided.

Beginners and Refreshers welcome.
Fee includes 2-3 hours per week of optional Open Studio time.

$295 per student + clay and tools (if needed)

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Instructor: JAKE BRUNNER

Saturdays 10:00AM-1:00PM 

Eight Weeks Beginning Saturday, March 27

Limited to just 6 Students (Sorry, SOLD OUT) 

This eight-week class is for adults and young adults (16+) with little or no experience to those seeking a refresher! Taught by resident studio instructor, Jake Brunner, you will undoubtedly have good fun while developing excellent throwing skills. The structure of the class will provide a framework from which each student can set their own goals and work towards achieving them.

Fee includes 2-3 hours per week of optional Open Studio time.

$295 per student + clay and tools (if needed)

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Let's throw some clay!

Beginning Wheel Throwing

Wheel Throwing / Surface Design

Instructor: ALISSA MITTL

Mondays 6:00PM to 9PM

Eight Weeks beginning Monday, April 5 

Limited to 6 Students (SOLD OUT!)

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Brought back by overwhelming popular demand, this fun class will explore both the basics of wheel throwing and the opportunities for surface design. You will be exposed to a variety of techniques that will include: sgraffito, mishima, wax and paper resist, image transfer, slip trailing, and more. Students will be encouraged to take an in-depth approach to the ceramic surface, to consider how the surface treatment can complement and enhance a thrown form. Intended for those with some basic wheel throwing experience. An interest in drawing or design is also helpful.

Fee includes 2-3 hours per week of optional Open Studio time.

$295 per student + clay and tools

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Hand Building!

Pinch, Coil, Slab and More!

Just Added 2nd Class!!!!!

Instructor: LEE AKINS

Sundays 1:30PM-4:30PM

Eight Weeks Beginning April 25 

Limited to 6   (BOTH CLASSES SOLD OUT)

We sold out the Wednesday class and now we just added a Sunday class!

You’ve been asking for it and so here it is with one of the area’s most respected instructors, Lee Akins. This class is designed to explore the many aspects of hand-building with clay for both those new to clay and those more experienced. It includes pinch pots, coil, slab, and more. Lee will make presentations, offer examples, and provide demonstrations. The level of lecture and demonstration is varied according to the experience of the students. 

Fee includes 2-3 hours per week of optional Open Studio time.

$325 per student + clay and tools (if needed)

REGISTER ONLINE BELOW or CALL 575.758.2580 (please leave message if no answer)

KIDS INTRO TO CLAY!

For ages 6-9

Instructor: JAKE BRUNNER

Thursdays 3:30-5:30PM

Eight Weeks beginning Thursday, April 1

Sorry, SOLD OUT

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This 8-week class for children from ages 6 to 9 will be geared towards exploring some of the various avenues of building with clay with a focus on FUN!. We hope to be able to explore many ways of creating with clay based on student interests, including pinch, coil, slab, sculpture and surface texture.

$275 per student 

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To sign-up for a class or to get on our waitlists, please fill out this simple two-part form and someone from the Taos Ceramics Center will be in touch with you within 24 hours.

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