Fun at the wheel
Handbuilding Workshop at LaMeridiana in Tuscany
April 26 - May 9, 2015
Organic forms in clay, using nature as inspiration
Enjoy being in Tuscany. Sightseeing to neighboring cities and towns including Florence and Siena. For details, call Jinny Hargrave 704-376-7221
Sculpture Workshop with Peter Rubino
Sundays from 1:00 - 4:00
February 15 for five Sundays
Call for details, 704-376-7221
Pottery Classes at Carolina Clay Connection
Learn to throw on the potter's wheel. All levels, beginner through advanced. Instructor - Leon Nichols, master potter. Most sessions are 8-weeks, summer session is 6-weeks.
The Wednesday morning class includes some handbuilding.
Pick a time that suits you:
Monday evening: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm - Instructor, Leon Nichols
Tuesday morning: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Instructor, Durleen Odom (beginner class)
Tuesday evening: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm - Instructor, Leon Nichols
Wednesday morning*: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Instructor, Jinny Hargrave
* (This class not held in the summer, will resume mid August)
Wednesday evening: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm - Instructor, Leon Nichols
Thursday evening: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm - Instructor, Leon Nichols
Friday morning: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Instructor, Leon Nichols
Pottery Classes 2015:
Week of January 12, . 8-week session, cost $180
Week of March 9, 8-week session, cost $180
Week of May 4, 8-week session, cost $180
Week of July 6 6-week session, cost $140
Week of August 17 8-week session, cost $180
Week of October 12, 8-week session, cost $180
We can arrange a private pottery class. Call for details.
Sculpture classes – figurative sculpture, instructor – Chase Winfield
$60, private class, usually mornings, by appointment only
$40 each for two person class.
Classes are very small, call first to reserve space.
Beginners are welcome. Call to register, as class size is limited and priority is given to currently enrolled students.
Please note that due to heavy demand, we usually have a waiting list so put your name on it several months prior to the class. Class includes firing of class work and house glazes.
Dress for mess! Wear clay clothes, bring an old towel, a large sponge for clean-up, and a small bucket. You will need a basic pottery tool kit, available to our students at a discount. To register, call, come in, or fax registration.
We are located in the South End area, just south of downtown Charlotte, near Dilworth.
(From South Blvd, turn west onto Tremont Ave, go over light rail tracks, take first left on Hawkins St, we are the third building on the right.) Call 704/376-7221 to register.