ONLINE: The Art of Pinching Clay (5 Weeks)

Level: Beginner/Advanced Beginner

Price: LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00

Class Description

Slow down and rediscover one of the first techniques every potter learns. Starting from the foundation of a simple pinch pot, we will explore ways to push the boundaries of the form while following the “no additions, no subtractions” philosophy of pinching. Techniques will include low relief and high relief pinching, making diary and place pots, multilobed and asymmetrical forms, and more.

1-4 pmSaturday, February 20, 2021 to Saturday, March 20, 2021Amelia BellRegister Online

Student Information


Each student receives ½ a bag of reclaim clay.

This interactive online class is presented via Zoom. Please download Zoom (, and register your email address prior to your first class.

You will be emailed Zoom meeting instructions, including a unique URL and meeting code to join the class at least 1 day before the start of the class. If you do not receive an email from your instructor or registered within 24 hours of the first scheduled class, please contact the front desk ASAP.

Class cancellations can happen if enrollment minimums are not met 2 days prior to the first class. If your class is canceled, you will be contacted via phone or email.

If your class comes with a required or optional kit:  All kits will be available for contactless pick-up the weekend prior to the session's start date. Please call before picking up to confirm that the kit is ready.