8 Week Snowbird Session: Hand-Building Pottery January & February
•DATES: 8 Consecutive Classes from 3:30 to 5:30 PM each Wednesday starting January 4, 2017 and ending February 22, 2017.
•FEES: $200 per session; plus $25 for tools and $30 for materials (see below)
•REGISTRATION: Pre-payment for pre-registration is required. You can register by phone with a credit card by calling 321-292-0762 or in person at Outlaw Pottery. Call for hours. Classes are non-refundable.
•PROJECT TYPES: Hand-building classes using soft slabs of fresh clay may include the following type of projects: platters, mugs, luminaries, bird houses, garden art, wall pockets, slip trailing. Photos of hand-building projects that previous students have created are pictured to the right.
•FIRING SCHEDULE: Depending on the projects, your last 2 or 3 classes will be spent glazing your pottery. After you glaze your bisque fired projects are glazed, it will take 2 to 3 weeks to have them glaze fired. Most pottery can be picked up 2 to 3 weeks after your last class. If you have to leave to go back north sooner, speak to your teacher to make special arrangements.
•MISSED CLASSES: Because of the schedule of this special session, there are no opportunities to make up a missed class at a different time. However, if you have to miss a class, it is not the end of the world. You can pick right back up the next week with that week’s project, just like missing a yoga class.
MATERIALS REQUIRED FOR ALL WEEKLY ADULT POTTERY CLASSES:
•$30.00 - One 25 lb bag of clay. Includes one bisque and one glaze kiln firing, and free dip glazes. Clay must be purchased at Outlaw Pottery.
•$25.00 - Potter’s Pail DeluxeTool Kit. Available for sale at Outlaw Pottery. This kit is property of the student and can be used for all future wheel-throwing and/or hand-building pottery classes. (Students may bring in their own tools or purchase them elsewhere, but all tools listed here are required for class.) Outlaw Pottery’s Potter’s Pail DeluxeTool Kit includes one 2.5 qt. durable plastic bucket with steel handle, one 1 qt durable plastic bucket, round sponge, wooden rib tool, long wooden trim tool, aluminum scraper, large loop trimming tool, double sided ribbon trimming tool, heavy duty needle tool and clay cut off wire, one hand towel, and one clean-up rag.
•All materials are non-refundable.
A fun environment in a professional pottery studio where you can relax, laugh, and unleash your inner artist in a supportive learning environment. Really want to relax? Feel free to bring in your favorite bottle of wine!
Thousands of dollars in top-of-the-line professional grade wheel-throwing, hand-building and sculpture equipment available to all of our students to ensure that your pottery creations know no bounds:
•Exclusive easy to use Vertical Slab Roller
•Slump, hump and sprig molds
•Stamps and texture tools
•5 Digital Kilns