Santa Monica: December Beginning Wheel
- Class Outline
- Class FAQS
Learn the basics of wheel throwing, no experience necessary! Classes meet weekly for two hours for a total of four sessions, with open studio time every day for you to practice on your own. See our schedule below. Please note that due to the holiday, there will be no class meetings on Saturday the 23rd, and the final session will take place the following week. If you are going to miss your final class, we will be offering makeup opportunities the first two weeks of 2024!
850 Pico Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405
In this four week course, you’ll discover the joys of making functional pottery on the wheel, learning the entire process from start to finish. Wheel throwing is a wonderful creative outlet and stress reliever, and this is the perfect class to get started. Beginning Wheel is geared toward absolute beginners, and is also great for anyone with a bit of experience who’d like some extra practice.
Week 1: Throwing
Week 2: Throwing Review
Week 3: Trimming
Week 4: Glazing
Classes meet once a week for 2 hour sessions, with open studio time daily for you to practice on your own.
Course fee includes everything you need: clay, use of studio tools, a rainbow of cone 5 glazes to choose from, and firing for up to 15 pieces.
In each class session, you will build on what you learned and made the previous week, so we strongly advise you to make sure you’ll be able to attend all class sessions before signing up.
Cancellations made 4 or more days before the start of the class will be refunded. A 50% refund or 50% credit toward another class or workshop will be given for cancellations made fewer than 4 full days before the start date. We cannot provide refunds or credits for cancellations or rescheduling requests made after the class starts.
Our classes are for adults. If you have a child under 18 interested in taking a class, please contact us before enrolling.