Afternoon Clay Cohort (Every other Wed 1/31-5/22/2024)

Afternoon Clay Cohort (Every other Wed 1/31-5/22/2024)

January 31, 2024, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm



Afternoon Clay Cohort: Create Pottery for the Gas Kiln 
with Dave Glenn
Experience Level: Intermediate and advanced level throwing techniques discussed in class, prior experience is required. (Must be able to center clay and throw basic cylinders)
Every Other Wednesday, January 31-May 22, 1-3:30pm (9 sessions)
Ages 18+ 

Students will help direct the class curriculum as we explore a variety of intermediate and advanced-level pottery forms; unique throwing techniques, altering forms, and surface decoration.   In class “off weeks” work independently in the studio to create work. Participation in cone 10 gas kiln firings is an optional element of this class!

Students must be able to throw basic cylinders.

Materials list for Paramount Ceramics Classes
1.) Basic Pottery Tool Kit, including:

-Needle Tool

-Wire Tool (for cutting & removing pots from the wheel)

-Wooden Kidney Tool

-Trim Tool

*Tool kits may be purchased at the Paramount or local art supply stores (Baker’s, Michael’s & Crafts Direct)

2.) Plastic to cover your work (dry cleaning bags work great for this! )

3.) Item you would like to create texture with

4.) Ice cream pail for water

5.) Old towel

6.) Lock for your locker

7.) Clay: Your first bag of clay is included in the cost of tuition, but depending on the size and number of pieces you create you may need to purchase more. We have a variety to choose from, ranging in price from $12-$25 for a 25 pound bag

January 31, 2024, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Paramount Center for the Arts

913 West St. Germain StreetSt. Cloud, MN 56301United States