Introduction to Clay

Explore the basics of clay. We’ll cover the proper use of studio tools, equipment and materials. You’ll learn about slab construction, coil building and combined techniques. We’ll also demonstrate wheel throwing and discuss how various clays and glazes respond to each other.

Special Notes

  • All materials and equipment provided.
  • Classes are confirmed one week prior to the start date. In order to help us confirm classes, please register as early as possible.
About the Instructor

Claire McCarty

Claire McCarty is a working artist and professional arts educator. A graduate of the VCUarts program, she now teaches at the Visual Arts Center and St. Catherine's School, specializing in ceramics. Claire enjoys teaching, working with, and learning from students and peers and appreciates that everyone offers a different perspective and tests the possibilities of what art can be.

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Introduction to Clay

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January 8 - February 261 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Day: Tue
Tuition: $180.00
Member Tuition: $162.00
Additional fees apply
Instructor: Claire McCarty
Level: Beginner