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Ceramics



Lillstreet’s nationally-recognized Ceramics department offers classes that are appropriate for students of all skill levels.  Students ranging from first-timers to advanced ceramicists can take advantage of our generous open studio hours while enrolled in classes such as wheelthrowing, handbuilding, sculpture, slip casting, and more.  With hundreds of options for glaze combinations, a variety of firing options, and access to our state-of-the-art equipment and facilities; students are afforded every opportunity to find their way with clay.

 

Ceramics Policies

OPEN STUDIO Schedule

GLAZE ROOM Schedule

 

 

 

Summer 2022 - June 20, 2022 - August 28, 2022

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

Advanced Beginning Wheelthrowing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
June 26

Art of Food: Exploring Pickles (9 Weeks)

LAC Members $333.00 / Non-Members $342.00
June 20

Beginning Slab Building (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
June 26

Beginning/Advanced Beginning Handbuilding (9 Weeks)

LAC Members $333.00 / Non-Members $342.00
June 20

Beginning/Advanced Beginning Handbuilding (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
June 21, June 21, June 22, June 23, June 23, June 24, June 25, June 26

Beginning/Advanced Beginning Wheelthrowing (9 Weeks)

LAC Members $333.00 / Non-Members $342.00
June 20, June 20, June 20

Beginning/Advanced Beginning Wheelthrowing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
June 21, June 21, June 21, June 22, June 22, June 23, June 23, June 23, June 24, June 25, June 25, June 26, June 26

First Time Handbuilding (4 Weeks)

LAC Members $148.00 / Non-Members $152.00
June 20

First-Time Handbuilding (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
June 21, June 22, June 25, June 26, July 25, July 26, July 30, July 31

First-Time Potter (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
June 21, June 22, June 23, June 25, June 26, June 26, July 26, July 27, July 28, July 30, July 31, July 31

Handbuilding Botanicals (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
June 23

Handbuilt Jars (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
June 25, July 30

Let’s Face It (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
June 25, July 30

MULTILEVEL

ONLINE: Home and Garden Pottery at Home (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00
June 21

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Advanced Handbuilding (9 Weeks)

LAC Members $355.50 / Non-Members $364.50
June 20

Advanced Wheelthrowing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 25

Advanced Wheelthrowing (9 Weeks)

LAC Members $355.50 / Non-Members $364.50
June 20

Ceramic Jewelry (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $197.50 / Non-Members $202.50
June 21, July 26

Developing Surface & Form with Soda (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 22

Guided Projects in Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 22, June 25

Home & Garden Pottery (9 Weeks)

LAC Members $355.50 / Non-Members $364.50
June 20

Inspired by Trees (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 23

Intermediate Handbuilding (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 21, June 23, June 25

Intermediate Wheelthrowing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 21, June 21, June 21, June 22, June 22, June 23, June 25, June 26

Intermediate Wheelthrowing (9 Weeks)

LAC Members $355.50 / Non-Members $364.50
June 20

Introduction to Figure Sculpting (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $197.50 / Non-Members $202.50
June 26, July 31

Introduction to Paper Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 23

Off the Wall (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 26

On the Wheel, Off the Wheel (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 22

Pinch & Coil Pottery (4 Weeks)

LAC Members $158.00 / Non-Members $162.00
June 20

Pinch And Coil Pots (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $197.50 / Non-Members $202.50
July 25

Print on Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 22

Sculpture in Ceramics (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 23

Soda I: Beginning Soda Firing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 21, June 24, June 25

Soda II: Advanced Soda Firing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
June 23, June 26

WORKSHOP

Date Night Throwdown (1 Day)

LAC Members $70.00 / Non-Members $75.00
July 1, July 15, July 29, August 5, August 19

Soda Fired Mugs (1 Day)

LAC Members $90.00 / Non-Members $95.00
July 22

Soda Fired Planters (1 Day)

LAC Members $90.00 / Non-Members $95.00
August 12

Summer Planters (1 Day)

LAC Members $65.00 / Non-Members $70.00
July 23

Tiki Cups (1 Day)

LAC Members $55.00 / Non-Members $60.00
July 9, August 6