Pottery I: Basics for Beginners

This course is designed to provide the student with a well-rounded understanding of the pottery-making process from start to finish. Upon completion of the program, the student will possess a skill set necessary to work successfully in clay. Topics covered will include using the wheel, forming, firing, and applying glaze.

No classes scheduled at this time.

Advanced Pottery

This course is designed for individuals who have completed Pottery for Beginners or already have a basic understanding and experience in pottery. The course provides students with knowledge and skills required to start their own businesses as potters or to work for a pottery business. Students will work on designing bowls, vases, and lidded jars. Students will become more familiar with using the kiln and finishing techniques. Students will also develop and explore their own personal design aesthetics.

Asheboro, Pottery Center
76350 – 1-4:30P, MW, 5/17-8/11
76351– 1-4:30P, MW, 8/23-12/8/21

Pottery Studio Lab

This course is designed for individuals who have completed Pottery I and/or Advanced Pottery, or are currently taking a Pottery Class. This class will provide students with hands-on instruction that will support and continue to build their skills as potters. Demonstrations will be given to discuss new techniques and to enhance skill building. Special focus will be placed creative expression, design methods, as well as Raku and Gas-Fired Pottery.

Asheboro, Pottery Center
76080 - 5:30-9P, MW, 5/17-8/11/21
76081 - 5:30-9P, MW, 8/23-12/8/21

Please call 336-633-0268 to register.

Continuing Education Refund Policy

Occupational Extension:  A student who officially withdraws from an extension class prior to the first class meeting will be eligible for a 100 percent refund. Also, a student is eligible for a 100 percent refund if an applicable class fails to “make” due to insufficient enrollment. After the class begins, a 75 percent refund shall be made upon the request of the student if the student officially withdraws from the class prior to or on the 10 percent point of the scheduled hours of the class. Students should see their instructor for further details. No refunds will be made after the 10 percent point, even though the student may not have attended all classes up to that point.

Self-Supporting & Community Service: No refunds shall be made for self-supporting or community service classes after start date of class.