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The Clay Lady’s Campus Weekend Workshops 2020

All workshops are subject to change as we respond and make the best decisions possible for the health of everyone. Although we are limiting our events through the end of 2020, please check back regularly for 2021 workshops and classes. 

January

Kiln 101 with Danielle~The Clay Lady & Joseph McDaniel, Saturday, January 11, 9:00-12:00…$65. Take the guess work out of loading your kiln. Learn more about how pieces are fired in the kiln, how to load and fire the kiln, and more. Some experience may be required.

February

Couples on the Potter’s Wheel with Danielle~The Clay Lady & Joseph McDaniel, Saturday, February 1, 5:30-7:30pm…$45 each person. Couples learn to throw on the potter’s wheel. All couples are welcome. Pick up your piece before Valentine’s Day. No experience required and all supplies are provided.

Fused Glass Mosaics with Keri Lawrence, Friday, February 7, 5:30-7:30pm…$45. Make small abstract art by arranging different colors of glass that will be fused in a kiln.

The Art of Pyrography with Myra Orton, Saturday, February 29, 9:00-4:30…$125. Learn techniques to become proficient in the art of pyrography, composition, and creativity. This hands-on class is filled with in-depth instruction and guided hands-on time. All equipment and supplies are provided. FULL

March

Glazing Applications with Joseph McDaniel, Saturday, March 14, 9:00-12:00…$65. Learn about different glazing applications and the affects it gives your pieces.

April

There are no scheduled workshops due to COVID-19. They have been rescheduled for later in the year.

May

4 Legged Animal Sculpture with Nan Jacobsohn, is rescheduled for Saturday-Sunday, May 30-31, 9:00-3:00 daily…$185. Beginner sculpture workshop with Nan Jacobsohn of The Clay Horse. You will learn to sculpt using an armature.

June

Mom & Me Pottery Wheel Workshop for Families with Danielle~The Clay Lady, Saturday, June 27, 2:00-4:00…$45 per person. Enjoy a family-filled day learning how to throw on the pottery wheel with Danielle~The Clay Lady. No experience needed. This class is for ages 5-95, for mothers and children young and old.

July

Turn a Wooden Pen with Woodwacker Jeff, Saturday, July 11, 1:00-5:00pm…$85. Learn to use a wood lathe to make a functional wooden pen from a craftsman. -FULL

Faux Sgraffito Platter with Danielle~The Clay Lady, Saturday, July 11, 10:00-12:00…$45. Sgraffito is a time intensive decorating technique. Learn a fast and fun way to make a colorful textured platter that looks like sgraffito. –FULL

Fused Glass Suncatcher Workshop with Keri Lawrence, Saturday, July 18, 10:00-2:00…$95. Learn the basics of fused glass by making a suncatcher.

August

Turn a Wooden Pen with Woodwacker Jeff, Saturday, July 8, 1:00-5:00pm…$85. Learn to use a wood lathe to make a functional wooden pen from a craftsman. POSTPONED

Teapots with Joseph McDaniel, Saturday, August 29, 9:00-12:00 or 10:00-2:00…$85. Learn how to make a teapot with some hands on time. CANCELLED

September

Try the Potter’s Wheel with Joseph McDaniel, Saturday, Sept 12, 2:00-4:00…$45. Learn how to make a clay pot on the potter’s wheel. –FULL

Fused Glass Mosaics with Keri Lawrence, Friday, September 18, 5:30-7:30pm…$45. Make small abstract art by arranging different colors of glass that will be fused in a kiln.

Not Just a Pot, Wheel Demonstrations with Danielle~The Clay Lady, Saturday, Sept 19, 10:00-12:00…$45. Learn how to make things other than a pot on the wheel. –FULL

November

Tin Ornaments with Beth McDaniel of Reclaimed Jewelry, Saturday, November 7, 1:30-4:30pm…$65. CANCELLED

Gas Kiln Workshop with Audra Ladd, Saturday, November 14, 9:00-3:00…$175. Curious about Cone 10 gas firing? Learn more about high-fire with Audra. Some clay experience is required.

December

Clay Gingerbread House Workshop with Tammy Gentuso, Saturday, December 5, 9:00-3:00…$115. Learn how to make a gingerbread house out of clay. Tammy will teach you how to hand build the structure and decorate with clay candy. All supplies and clay is included.

Turn a Christmas Tree Ornament with Woodwacker Jeff, Saturday, December 5, 1:00-5:00pm…$85. Learn to use a wood lathe to make a functional wooden pen from a craftsman. FULL

Fused Glass Ornament Workshop with Keri Lawrence, Saturday, December 12, 9:00-12:00…$95. Keri will teach the basics of fused glass. No experience is required and all supplies are included. Each participant will be able to make three ornaments.

January 2021

Build a Raku Kiln with Tami Archer, Saturday, January 30, 2021, 9:00-2:00…$325. Learn all about Raku process and build your own kiln to take home. –FULL


*Cancellation/Refund Policy: If you cancel more than 14 days prior to the workshop, you will receive a full refund. If you cancel less than 14 days prior, you will receive a 50% refund. If you cancel 48 hours or less, you will not receive a refund.