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 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: $75.00 
Mon - Jun 27
9am-4pm


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 pots. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 12     Fee: $120.00 
Thu - Jul 7, 14, 21, 28 Aug 4, 11
2-4pm


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: $75.00 
Fri - Jul 29
9am-4pm


AUTUMN INSPIRATIONS POTTERY

Think ahead for the cool days of fall, make autumn inspired pieces like pumpkins & leaves. Use hand building techniques. No experience required!. 577 will finish pieces with a glaze. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 12     Fee: $45.00 
Sat - Jul 9
2-4:30pm


EVENING POTTERY-SUPER SLABS

FEATURING: SUPER SLABS Class provides intermediate & advance students individual attention, demonstrations & a chance to ask questions. PRE-REQUISITE: taken the 577 Adult Pottery class. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 12     Fee: $18.00 
Wed - Jul 20
5:30-7:30pm


PIE PAN/PLATE WHEEL DEMO

Julie Beutler, 25 years of pottery experience, will be demonstrating on the potter’s wheel the specifics of pie pans out of clay. With clay being such a great conductor of heat, pie plates are a pottery classic. Enjoy a piece of pie while watching the demo! She will show you different styles, sizes, finished examples & answer your questions while you watch her throw. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 20     Fee: $10.00 
Wed - Jul 13
6-7pm


RAKU POTTERY

A fun evening finishing your pots in this Japanese style firing! Enjoy a potluck (Bring dish to share!) PRE-REQUISITE: taken 577 Adult Pottery class & have 3-5 pots already bisque fired. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 12     Fee: $18.00 
Tue - Jul 26
5-9pm


SATURDAY POTTERY-EXCITING EXTRUSIONS 2.0

FEATURING: EXCITING EXTRUSIONS 2.0 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 - Jul 9
9am-12pm


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: $75.00 
Tue - Aug 9
9am-4pm

Thu - Aug 25
9am-4pm


EVENING POTTERY-BIRD HOUSE

FEATURING: BIRD HOUSE Class provides intermediate & advance students individual attention, demonstrations & a chance to ask questions. PRE-REQUISITE: taken the 577 Adult Pottery class. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 8     Fee: $18.00 
Mon - Aug 1
6-8pm


EVENING POTTERY-SUPER SLABS

FEATURING: SUPER SLABS Class provides intermediate & advance students individual attention, demonstrations & a chance to ask questions. PRE-REQUISITE: taken the 577 Adult Pottery class. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 12     Fee: $18.00 
Wed - Aug 17
5:30-7:30pm


RAKU POTTERY

A fun evening finishing your pots in this Japanese style firing! Enjoy a potluck (Bring dish to share!) PRE-REQUISITE: taken 577 Adult Pottery class & have 3-5 pots already bisque fired. Leader: Julie Beutler 577 Staff Limit: 15     Fee: $18.00 
Mon - Aug 29
5-9pm


YOUTH AND FAMILY CLASSES

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: Connie Vasbinder 577 Staff Limit: 13     Fee: $20.00 
Wed - Jun 29
10am-12pm

Wed - Jun 29
2-4pm

Tue - Jul 12
10am-12pm

Tue - Jul 12
2-4pm


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. Leader: Connie Vasbinder 577 Staff Limit: 10     Fee: $15.00 
Mon - Jul 25
10-11:30am


SLAB OF SUMMER: Entering 3rd-5th grd

Spend 5 mornings have fun with clay! With summer as our inspiration, we will use hand building techniques to make fun and creative projects! We also will be able to try the potter’s wheel! We will also learn about glazes & weather permitting, we will do a raku firing. Leader: Connie Vasbinder 577 Staff Limit: 12     Fee: $95.00 
Mon - Jul 18 Tue -19 Wed -20 Thu -21 Fri -22
10am-12pm


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! Leader: Christy Cordell 577 Staff Limit: 13     Fee: $20.00 
Mon - Aug 8
10am-12pm

Mon - Aug 8
2-4pm


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. Leader: Connie Vasbinder 577 Staff Limit: 10     Fee: $15.00 
Tue - Aug 23
1-2:30pm


SLAB OF SUMMER: Entering 6th-12th grd

Fun in the summer time with clay! The students will use hand building techniques to make interesting projects using inspiration from summer as well as be able to try the potter’s wheel!  We will also learn about glazes & weather permitting, do a special outside firing (raku). Leader: Connie Vasbinder 577 Staff Limit: 12     Fee: $95.00 
Mon - Aug 1 Tue -2 Wed -3 Thu -4 Fri -5
10am-12pm