TAKE A CLASS

Virginia Secor Stranahan had a zest for learning & encouraged others to do so as well. Many of the Adult, Youth & Family classes listed monthly are offered by individuals in the community who want to share their knowledge & love for teaching. Please register below.

ADULT CLASSES

ADULT POTTERY: 18 yrs & older

A comprehensive adult pottery class!! This class is for adult beginners through advance potters. All levels welcome to experience in-depth clay work. We will teach pinch, slab, coil & extruder techniques. Learn the potter’s wheel & understand the techniques in glazing your pots. These skills will be used in a variety of clay projects. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 12     Fee: $120.00 
Mon - Jul 6, 13, 20, 27 Aug 3, 10
5:30-7:30pm


ADULT THROWING

Practice your skills on the wheel in this intensive study class. Individual attention, all levels welcomed & class is set around your individual goals. There will be several demos. Hour lunch break on your own. PRE-REQUISITE: taken the 577 Adult Pottery class. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 5     Fee: $65.00 
Fri - Jul 24
9am-4pm


EVENING POTTERY-REFRESHER CLASS

Come spend the evening doing pottery with Julie. Get reacquainted with the studio - perfect for those who have not been to class & independent time for awhile! PRE-REQUISITE: taken the 577 Adult Pottery class. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 11     Fee: $18.00 
Wed - Jul 22
5:30-7:30pm


POTTERY TOOL & JOURNAL WORKSHOP

Spend the day with The 577 Foundation Pottery staff! Julie, Christy & Connie will show you how to make your own pottery tools including handmade brushes, wood tools, ribs & many more! We will make an awesome hardcover pottery journal with cool embellishments/stamps/markers/paints. We will provide awesome ideas on how to use it for your pottery journal! All materials provided, you will leave with lots of tools & a wonderful journal to enjoy for years! Includes a catered lunch! Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 22     Fee: $80.00 
Sat - Jul 11
9am-4pm


ADULT THROWING

Practice your skills on the wheel in this intensive study class. Individual attention, all levels welcomed & class is set around your individual goals. There will be several demos. Hour lunch break on your own. PRE-REQUISITE: taken the 577 Adult Pottery class. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 5     Fee: $65.00 
Thu - Aug 20
9am-4pm

Fri - Aug 28
9am-4pm


EVENING POTTERY-REFRESHER CLASS

Come spend the evening doing pottery with Julie. Get reacquainted with the studio - perfect for those who have not been to class & independent time for awhile! PRE-REQUISITE: taken the 577 Adult Pottery class. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 10     Fee: $18.00 
Mon - Aug 24
5:30-7:30pm


RAKU POTTERY

A fun evening finishing your pots in this Japanese style firing! Enjoy a potluck (Bring a dish to share!) PRE-REQUISITE: taken the 577 Adult Pottery class & have 3-5 pots already bisque fired. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 15     Fee: $18.00 
Wed - Aug 26
5-9pm


SATURDAY POTTERY-BUCKETS

FEATURING: BUCKETS Class provides intermediate & advance students pottery skill instructions, individual attention & demonstrations. PRE-REQUISITE: taken the 577 Adult Pottery class. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 15     Fee: $18.00 
Sat - Aug 22
9am-12pm


SATURDAY POTTERY-THROWING TIPS & TECHNIQUES

FEATURING: THROWING TIPS & TECHNIQUES Class provides intermediate & advance students pottery skill instructions, individual attention & demonstrations. PRE-REQUISITE: taken the 577 Adult Pottery class. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 15     Fee: $18.00 
Sat - Aug 22
1:30-4:30pm


YOUTH AND FAMILY CLASSES

FAMILY POTTERY: 4 yr olds - K with adult

You & your child can make hand built pottery projects together or individually from demonstrations we will show! Work with coils, pinch, slab or extruded clay. Decorate with colored slips. We will finish pieces with a clear glaze. BOTH ADULT AND CHILD MUST REGISTER FOR CLASS. Leader: Connie Vasbinder 577 Staff Limit: 9     Fee: $15.00 
Mon - Jul 6
10-11:30am


FAMILY POTTERY: 1st-12th grd w/adult

You & your child will explore hand built pottery! We will demonstrate projects using techniques like coils, pinch, slab, extruded clay. You can make projects together or individually. Decorate with colored slips. We will finish pieces with a clear glaze. No experience necessary! BOTH ADULT AND CHILD MUST REGISTER FOR CLASS. Leader: Christy Cordell 577 Staff Limit: 11     Fee: $20.00 
Wed - Jul 8
10am-12pm

Wed - Jul 8
2-4pm


SLAB OF SUMMER: Entering 3rd-5th grd

Spend 5 mornings exploring clay & making pots. With summer as our inspiration, we will use pinch, slab & extruded techniques & try the potters wheel! We will also learn about glazes & weather permitting, raku firing. BRING: snack/drink for a break each day! Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 12     Fee: $95.00 
Mon - Jul 13 Tue -14 Wed -15 Thu -16 Fri -17
10am-12pm


SLAB OF SUMMER: Entering 6th-12th grd

Spend 5 mornings exploring clay & making pots. With summer as our inspiration, we will use pinch, slab & extruded techniques & try the potters wheel! We will also learn about glazes & weather permitting, raku firing. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 13     Fee: $95.00 
Mon - Jul 27 Tue -28 Wed -29 Thu -30 Fri -31
10am-12pm


FAMILY POTTERY: 4 yr olds - K with adult

You & your child can make hand built pottery projects together or individually from demonstrations we will show! Work with coils, pinch, slab or extruded clay. Decorate with colored slips. We will finish pieces with a clear glaze. BOTH ADULT AND CHILD MUST REGISTER FOR CLASS. Leader: Connie Vasbinder 577 Staff Limit: 11     Fee: $15.00 
Mon - Aug 31
10-11:30am


FAMILY POTTERY: 1st-12th grd w/adult

You & your child will explore hand built pottery! We will demonstrate projects using techniques like coils, pinch, slab, extruded clay. You can make projects together or individually. Decorate with colored slips. We will finish pieces with a clear glaze. No experience necessary! BOTH ADULT AND CHILD MUST REGISTER FOR CLASS. Leader: Christy Cordell 577 Staff Limit: 11     Fee: $20.00 
Wed - Aug 12
10am-12pm

Wed - Aug 12
2-4pm