Ceramics

All classes held in the Art School Ceramics Studio.

Tuition does not include clay. Students must purchase all clay from the Art School. Students enrolled in a ceramics class may use the studio during posted Open Studio hours.

  • Ceramic Expression / Tue 9am-noon • CRJV181L62

    The instructor will demonstrate hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques with an emphasis on exploring the versatility of the wheel. Instruction will be presented on selecting clay bodies, glaze application, kiln use, craftsmanship, and creating a personal aesthetic. This class will visit t...

    Jon Vongvichai  
    Jan. 23-May. 1
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    Tue 9am-noon (14 sessions) Past_exhib_full_class_image
  • Ceramic Expression / Wed 6-9pm • CRJV173A22

    The instructor will demonstrate hand-building and wheel-throwing techniques with an emphasis on exploring the versatility of the wheel. Instruction will be presented on selecting clay bodies, glaze application, kiln use, craftsmanship, and creating a personal aesthetic. This class will visit...

    Jon Vongvichai  
    Jan. 24-May. 2
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    Wed 6-9pm (14 sessions) Past_exhib_cr_2
  • Ceramics • CRSM181L64

    Explore the world of ceramics, learn and use the techniques of hand building and wheel throwing to make your own vision of animated objects and vessels. Work with like-minded people and have fun exploring what you can do with this malleable material—clay. Artistic and technical information ...

    Shigeru Miyamoto  
    Jan. 22-Apr. 30
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    Mon 6–9pm (13 sessions) Past_exhib_fa17_cr_2
  • Hand Building • CRRL181L65

    Students use basic hand-building techniques including pinch, coil and slab to create fun projects such as animals, containers, and wall reliefs. Lum gives detailed step-by-step instruction for all projects during each class session. Glazing will be covered. Independent projects and experimentatio...

    Rochelle Lum  
    Jan. 25-May. 3
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    Thu 9am-noon (13 sessions) Past_exhib_cr_4
  • Intro to Ceramics • CRCT181L66

    Learn beginning and intermediate clay-handling techniques. Slab, coiled, and wheel-thrown forms are explored. Individual projects are encouraged. Course includes discussions on high-fire glazes, glaze application, and kiln operation. Tools and clay: Tuition does not include tools or clay. Instru...

    Cynthia Tesoro  
    Jan. 25-May. 3
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    Thu 6–9pm (14 sessions) Past_exhib_fa17_cr_4
  • No Wheel, Just Hands • CRAH181L67

    Wheel shmeel! Let’s explore hand-building techniques through ceramic history. This course aims to have you using your digits to create sculptural and functional work. Be prepared for pinching, heavy coiling, and slabwork. This class will visit the museum galleries to study the collection f...

    Ashley Huang  
    Jan. 22-Apr. 30
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    Mon 9am–noon (13 sessions) Past_exhib_fa17_cr_5
  • Raku • CRJP181L68

    Work with hand-built and wheel-thrown stoneware as you learn about raku, kiln use, glazing, resist application, and other low-fire methods such as “popcorn” and horsehair firing. Tools and safety are also covered. Tools and clay: Tuition does not include tools or clay. Instructors wi...

    Joel Park  
    Jan. 23-May. 1
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    Tue 6–9pm (14 sessions) Past_exhib_cr_7
  • Beads • CRAI181L61

    Learn techniques for ceramic bead making. Each participant will make their own beads and madellion to create a finished necklace be the end of class. All supplies included. Tools and clay: Tuition does not include tools or clay. Students must purchase all clay from the Art School. No class ...

    Alison Ibara-Kawabe  
    Jan. 28-Feb. 18
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    Sun 9am–noon (3 session) Past_exhib_cr_1