Fun at the wheel
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
Tuesday evening: 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm - Instructor, Leon Nichols
Wednesday morning: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm - Instructor, Jinny Hargrave
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 2016:Week of January 11, 2016. 8-week session, cost $195
Week of March 7. 8-week session, cost $195
Week of May 2. 8-week session, cost $195
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 weeks prior to the class.
Class fee includes a $15 lab fee to partially cover 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. Basic pottery tool kit is available to our students at a discount. To register, call, come in, or fax registration.
Private classes can be arranged by appointment.
We are located in the South End area, just south of downtown Charlotte, near Dilworth.
(From South Blvd, turn west onto Tremont Ave, take first left on Hawkins St, we are the third building on the right.) Call 704/376-7221 to register.
Stay tuned for the dates for 2016. Usually in October|
Spend a wonderful, cool weekend in the North Carolina mountains experiencing our annual sculpture retreat. Wildacres is a fantastic artist and writers retreat located near Little Switzerland. The workshop includes lodging and all meals. Figurative or abstract sculpture can be explored. Space is limited to the first ten participants. Cost is $260 which is inclusive of lodging, meals and the workshop, except clay. Clay can be purchased at the workshop or you can bring your own. Bring your ideas, sketches, and clay tools. Come and create with us! To check out Wildacres go to www.wildacres.org.
To register, call Jinny Hargrave at Carolina Clay Connection, 704/376-7221.