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Ceramics: Wheel Throwing

Prepare to get your hands dirty in this introductory wheel-throwing course. We will start by learning the basics of creating a simple vessel and move on to more refined techniques that push the limitations of this versatile media. Through demonstrations and hands-on learning, we will cover the use of low-fire clay, as well as high-fire stoneware. You will be provided with an opportunity to explore a variety of wheel-throwing techniques and various glazing methods. This course is designed for beginner throwers.

Supply List
● Pottery tool kit
● large sponge
● 5 quart bucket

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