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SEPTEMBER 2021 CLASSES

(Please see skill levels at the bottom of the page)

Class fee includes starter clay, a tool kit, and four extra hours of studio time per week.


MONDAY:
Hand-building Techniques Sold Out!
6:00pm – 9:00pm
Instructor: Laura Peters
Starts: September 13

Hand-building is a great way to learn about clay and the wide range of possibilities it offers. Students in this class will become familiar with the basic methods of construction: pinch, coil, and slab, to create functional and decorative wares in clay. Various surface texturing and glazing techniques will be explored to allow individual creativity and pursuits. All levels are welcome.

Ages 16 & up | $375 | 8 weeks


TUESDAY:
Foundation/Advanced Beginner Wheel Throwing Sold Out!
6:00pm – 9:00pm
Instructors: Mary Oshiro & Sue Van Horn
Starts: September 7

Basic wheel throwing techniques will be emphasized from centering to shaping a vessel to create various forms such as bowls, plates, etc. Glazing techniques will also be shown to finish your work. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced potter, you are welcome to join this class.
Ages 16 & up | $375 | 8 weeks


WEDNESDAY:
Sculpture/Hand-building in Clay Sold Out!
9:30am – 12:30pm
Instructors: Karen Barley & Julia Vogelle
Starts: September 8

Using the three methods of hand-building: pinch, coil, and slab, students will develop strong techniques to create life-size clay portraits and scaled pieces in stoneware. Students will also be creating functional pieces such as vases, containers, platters, and various ceramic ware. This is a course that combines both hand-building and sculpture techniques.
Ages 16 & up | $375 | 8 weeks


THURSDAY:
Foundation/Advanced Beginner Wheel Throwing  Sold Out!
10:00am – 1:00 pm
Instructor: Gloria Cuomo
Starts: September 9

Basic wheel throwing techniques will be emphasized from centering to shaping a vessel to create various forms such as bowls, plates, etc. Glazing techniques will also be shown to finish your work. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced potter, you are welcome to join this class.
Ages 16 & up | $375 | 8 weeks



If you are experiencing any difficulties completing the registration process online, please give us a call at 1-833-THE-BRICK so we can assist you.

 


* Class Level /Skills Recommended

A. Intro to Wheel /Foundation: No experience needed. Repetition recommended
B. Advanced Beginner: wedging, centering, opening, pulling a cylinder and/or small bowl
C. Intermediate: all of B; larger vessels, lids/ spouts/ handles, trimming, fundamentals of glazing
D. Advanced: all of C; bottles, plates, composite forms, throwing off the hump


If the class you desire is full and you would like to be put on a waiting list,  send an email to Info@TheBrickStudio.org. Include the class name, your name, and your phone number.


Cancellation Policy:

*A $50 cancellation fee is charged if a student withdraws less than 1 week from the start of classes.
*A $25 cancellation fee will be assessed for all others.
Once the session has started no refunds will be issued.

**Tuition fees may not be transferred to another class.
***The Brick is not responsible for providing make-up classes or issuing refunds to students who miss class for any reason.


STUDIO GUIDELINES: If you choose not to wear a mask you must show proof of being fully vaccinated i.e., two weeks following a two-dose vaccination or two weeks following a one-dose vaccination. The CDC vaccination card or the NY Excelsior pass will be used to confirm vaccination status. If not fully vaccinated, you will be required to wear a mask at all times and maintain social distancing guidelines.

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