Ceramics: Pottery Problem Solving

Are you ready and eager to improve your pottery making skills? Join us for this fun filled workshop on better understanding on how to form pots using the pottery wheel! This course is for anyone who is ready and willing to improve their pottery making skills, and you will get basic cup and bowl throwing demonstrations; trimming or how to create a beautiful foot ring that stands confidently and proudly, in addition learn how to add decoration with depth to the pottery you create.

What you will learn in this class:

  • Learn how to more efficiently create pottery

  • Troubleshoot issues you may be having or have had making pottery

  • Learn about certain resources to acquire more knowledge about pottery

Required supplies:

  • The studio fee includes the use of studio materials, glazing, and firing. You will need to purchase additional supplies

  • Clay is available for purchase in the school store, no outside clay permitted

  • Bring your own tools or anything you may think can be used as a tool or a basic pottery tool kit is available for purchase in the school store (which includes): A Sponge, Steel Scraper, Potter’s Rib, Modeling Tool, Wire Cutter Needle Tool, Ribbon Tool & Loop Tool *

  • Brushes for glazing

  • Container for slip

Items marked with an asterisk are available for purchase in Fleisher’s school store. Members receive a 10 percent discount on art supply purchases.