Wheelhouse Clay Center, LLC

Mail: PO Box 1024, Brattleboro VT 05302

Visit: 48 Harmony Place in downtown Brattleboro

(802) 490-2693

©2018 by Wheelhouse Clay Center

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Rise and Shine Beginner + Wheel Throwing

with Shari Zabriskie

This fun morning class offers an 8 week introduction to basic wheel-throwing skills.  Learn to prepare your clay, center on the wheel and pull your first pots!   Trimming, decorating and glazing will all be covered.  Lots of demonstrations and practice times.  

Begins April 8: Every Wednesday for 8 weeks from 9 AM-Noon.
$300 fee + $40 for each bag of clay used (usually one).
Ages 16 and up are welcome.
email shabbazabba@yahoo.com to register!

Beginner + Wheel Throwing

with Teta Hilsdon

This class offers an 8-week introduction to the techniques of throwing basic forms on the wheel, trimming, decorating and glazing. Lots of demonstrations and practice times.


Begins April 1: Every Wednesday for 8 weeks from 6 PM-9 PM.
$300 fee + $40 for each bag of clay used (usually one).
Ages 16 and up are welcome.
email thilsdon@gmail.com to register!

Tea and Coffee Sets

with Emily Bourne

In this 8-week class intermediate and advanced potters will learn how to produce a tea or coffee set. We will produce a wide variety of objects; cups, saucers, sugar dishes, creamers, coffee filtration cones, and tea/coffee pots. This class is open to self-directed potters looking to push their work to new heights. Both wheel throwers and hand builders are welcome! 

Prerequisite: At least one class in your preferred making process (please note this is not an introductory course).

Begins February 11th: Every Tuesday for 8 weeks from 6 PM - 9 PM

$300 fee + $40 for each bag of clay used.

email emily.r.bourne@gmail.com to register!

Honing Skills!  Four Week Series

with Shari Zabriskie

Covering a different topic each week, this 4 week series will help the beginner/intermediate potter refine skills.   This class is for those who are able to throw basic forms.  Not for beginners.

week 1: collaring, bottles and  closed forms

week 2: facets

week 3: mug workshop

week 4: stains and under-glazes

Begins April 13: Every Monday for 4 weeks from 6 PM-9 PM

$200 fee + $40 for each bag of clay used.

email shabbazabba@yahoo.com to register!

Honing Skills!  Four Week Series

with Teta Hilsdon

Covering a different topic each week, this 4 week series will help the beginner/intermediate potter refine skills.   This class is for those who are able to throw basic forms.  Not for beginners.

week 1: throwing thinner and taller

week 2: refining curves

week 3: carving and texturing

week 4: under-glaze and wax resist decoration 

Begins May 11: Every Monday for 4 weeks from 6 PM-9 PM

$200 fee + $40 for each bag of clay used.

email tetahilsdon@gmail.com to register!