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Adult Workshops

Intro to Handbuilding – 6 Week Course

This six week course will introduce students to essential clay hand-building techniques. Initially students will develop their skill though a series of directed projects, before moving onto creating unique self-directed clay artwork. Additionally, students will be instructed in a wide variety of decorating techniques, including underglaze painting, sgraffito, relief carving, as well as learning glaze dipping and brushing techniques. Through the combination of these lessons students will gain a deeper understanding of the complete clay making process and have fun while creating unique projects! All skill levels welcome!

Thursdays from 6:00-8:30pm
October 1st to November 5th, 2020
$200 +tax per participant

We are limiting our registrations to 9 people per workshop and maintaining 6ft social distancing throughout the workshop. We will provide masks for any who need one as they will be mandatory. Sanitizer will also be provided.

Clay at Home Policies


Please sign up at least 24 hours in advance online before zoom call session. All kits will be available for pickup between Tuesday August 4th and Thursday August 6th during Gallery hours.

Please note, due to the nature of working with clay, pieces created may crack or explode during drying or firing. We will do our very best to prevent this from happening at all stages of making, but the Gallery cannot guarantee that finished work will be free of issues.

The Gallery does not offer refunds on the Clay @ Home Kits.  Contact our Public Programs Manager, Elsa Brittin, at if you encounter any issues or problems.