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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.

CERAMIC DEPARTMENT POLICIES: WINTER 2022

INSTRUCTIONS: SIGN-UP GENIUS

WINTER OPEN STUDIO SIGN-UP

Winter Glaze Room Schedule

 

Winter 2022 - January 10, 2022 - March 20, 2022

BEGINNER/ADVANCED BEGINNER

Advanced Beginning Wheelthrowing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
January 16

Beginning Wheelthrowing with Low Fire Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
January 15

Beginning/Advanced Beginning Handbuilding (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
January 10, January 11, January 11, January 12, January 13, January 14, January 15, January 16, January 20

Beginning/Advanced Beginning Wheelthrowing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
January 11, January 12, January 13, January 17, January 17, January 17, January 17, January 18, January 18, January 18, January 19, January 19, January 20, January 21, January 22, January 22, January 23, January 23

Dreams, Myths, and Stories in Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
January 10

First-Time Handbuilding (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
January 10, January 11, January 13, January 15, January 16, February 14, February 15, February 17, February 19, February 20

First-Time Potter (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
January 10, January 11, January 12, January 13, January 16, January 20, January 22, February 14, February 16, February 17, February 17, February 20, February 22, February 26

Handbuilding Botanicals (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
January 12

Handbuilt Jars (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $185.00 / Non-Members $190.00
January 16, February 20

Tile Making (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $370.00 / Non-Members $380.00
January 12

MULTILEVEL

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

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00
January 11

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED

Advanced Handbuilding (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 12

Advanced Wheelthrowing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 10, January 15

Altered Forms (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 11

Drawing on Pots (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 16

Exploring Forms in a Series (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $365.00 / Non-Members $375.00
January 13

Guided Projects in Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 15, January 19, January 21

Handbuilding with Low Fire Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 17

Home and Garden Pottery (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 10

Intentional Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 19

Intermediate Handbuilding (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 11, January 13, January 22

Intermediate Wheelthrowing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 10, January 11, January 11, January 12, January 13, January 13, January 15, January 16, January 17, January 19

Introduction to Paper Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 13

Introduction to Soda (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $197.50 / Non-Members $202.50
January 16, February 20

Mold Making & Slip Casting (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 19

On the Wheel, Off the Wheel (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 16

Print on Clay (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 11

Sculpting Critters (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 19

Sculpture in Ceramics (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 13

Soda I: Beginning Soda Firing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 12, January 14, January 15

Soda I: Handbuilding for Soda Firing (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 15

Soda II: Surfaces (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 11, January 16

The Great Lillstreet Throwdown (10 Weeks)

LAC Members $395.00 / Non-Members $405.00
January 13

WORKSHOP

Date Night Throwdown (1 Day)

LAC Members $60.00 / Non-Members $65.00
January 21, January 21, February 25, February 25, March 11

Documenting & Shipping your Work (1 Day)

LAC Members $70.00 / Non-Members $75.00
February 9

Home Ceramic Studio 101 (1 Day)

LAC Members $130.00 / Non-Members $135.00
February 26

Lunar New Year Moon Dishes (1 Day)

LAC Members $50.00 / Non-Members $55.00
January 28

Soda Fired Serving Dishes (1 Day)

LAC Members $90.00 / Non-Members $95.00
February 25

Succulent Planters (1 Day)

LAC Members $60.00 / Non-Members $65.00
February 6

Valentine Heart Dish Set (1 Day)

LAC Members $50.00 / Non-Members $55.00
February 13

Valentine’s Date Night Throwdown (1 Day)

LAC Members $60.00 / Non-Members $65.00
February 11, February 11

Winter Mugs (1 Day)

LAC Members $50.00 / Non-Members $55.00
January 23, February 27

ADULTS AND CHILDREN 8+

Family Handbuilding (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00
January 22, February 26

Family Wheelthrowing (5 Weeks)

LAC Members $175.00 / Non-Members $180.00
January 16, January 21, February 20, February 25