The Clay Studio

@Make Time

Eldorado's Clay Studio

We are incredibly excited to introduce Make Time’s first expansion into a new creative space: “The Clay Studio”. The Clay Studio draws together students and artists in a welcoming environment that invites curiosity and discovery around the art and craft of clay. With pottery wheels, extruders, a slab table and numerous other tools The Clay Studio is Eldorado’s new home for ceramics exploration. We are offering numerous classes in hand-building, sculpture and throwing on the pottery wheel, taught by local working artists.

Below you’ll find descriptions of our current offerings. We’re adding more weekly. If you want to stay informed please sign up for our email newsletter on the front page of the website.

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Teen Pottery & Hand-building

*Choose between Every-Other Fridday Night or Saturday Night

Choose:

Friday 5-8pm | Current Session Dates: 4/13, 4/27, 5/11
$75 - 3 Classes (Ages 10+)

Saturday 5-8pm | Current Session Dates: 4/7,4/21, 5/5, 5/19
$100 - 4 Classes (Ages 10+)

This class for teens will be taught in 4 sessions taking place every-other Saturday night. We will cover throwing on the wheel as well as hand building techniques. The Clay Studio is equipped with pottery wheels, a slab rolling table, a 6” and 4” wall mounted extruder and various clay hand tools. Class includes instruction from Simon Boses and two firings. Clay can be purchased for $15 per 25 lb bag. Call or drop by Make Time for a tour of the new studio.

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Sculpting the Human Head

with Arlene Siegel

TUESDAYS  1pm - 3pm | April 3rd - 24th

The Clay Studio is excited to present “Sculpting the Human Head” taught by figure artist Arlene Siegel. Learn the basic techniques for sculpting the human head in a fun and relaxing environment. Arlene will guide you through the creation of a portrait (or generic head - your choice) covering techniques for getting different expressions. Lots of individual attention makes this class a great learning environment even for a beginner with no experience.

$100 / person
Clay can be purchased at The Clay Studio for $15/25lb bag

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Pottery & Hand-building Class (for Adults)

Wednesday Mornings 10am - 12pm

Pottery & Hand-building Class (for Adults)
Wed. 10-12pm | Current Class Dates: 4/18, 4/25, 5/3, 5/9, 5/16(<---bonus class!)
$100 (Clay not included)

This class will be taught in 4 week sessions and will cover throwing on the wheel as well as hand building techniques. The Clay Studio is equipped with pottery wheels, a slab rolling table, a 6” and 4” wall mounted extruder and various clay hand tools. Class includes instruction from Simon Boses and two firings. Clay can be purchased for $15 per 25 lb bag. Call or drop by Make Time for a tour of the new studio.

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Kids Ceramics - Pottery Wheel & Handbuilding

Monday 10-12pm | Current Class: 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21

This class geared for children ages 7 - 12 will be taught in 4 week sessions and will cover throwing on the wheel as well as hand building techniques. The Clay Studio is equipped with pottery wheels, a slab rolling table, a 6” and 4” wall mounted extruder and various clay hand tools. Class includes instruction from Simon Boses and two firings. Clay can be purchased for $15 per 25 lb bag. Call or drop by Make Time for a tour of the new studio.

 

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