Ceramics Classes for Adults

To register for a class click on the class name or session title. Completing the class registration page will create a shopping cart so you can continue to register for as many classes as you like! If you’re a Guild member, don’t forget to register and sign in to receive your 10% class discount on other classes. If you’re having trouble with registering for a class, please visit the  How to Register for Classes Online page for more information and frequently asked questions.

Open Clay Studio

This open studio is for experienced ceramic artists to come in and work. There is no instructor present. Punch cards include one bisque and one glaze firing, and use of the glazes.
Days & Time: Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:00-8:30 pm
Dates: Ongoing, beginning Jan 8
Venue: Clay Studio
4-use punch card: Guild member: $67.50; non-member: $75
4-use punch card with clay: Guild member: $81; non-member: $90
8-use punch card: Guild member: $112.50; non-member: $125
8-use punch card with clay: Guild member: $126; non-member: $140

Open Clay Studio-PLUS

Intermediate Clay Class (ages 18+). Take your clay making to the next level! Rafa will guide you through the necessary steps to prepare you for independent study in Open Studio. 5- or 10-punch card includes clay, firings and instruction. Come for all 10 weeks or attend any 5 classes during the session.
Day & Time: Tuesdays, 6:00-8:30 pm
Dates: February 6 – May 29, no class March 27
Venue: Clay Studio
5-use punch card: NAG member: $153; non-member: $170
10-use punch card: NAG member: $306; non-member: $340
Instructor: Rafa Estrella

Wheel Throwing for Adults

The focus of this class is to introduce and practice the basics of wheel-throwing, including but not limited to throwing cylinders, bowls, and plates; trimming; and adding handles. You’ll also learn about glazes and glazing techniques to decorate your clay piece and have a spectacular finished piece of work.
Day & Time: Saturdays, 9:00-11:00 am
Session 1: Jan 13 – Feb 10
Session 2: Feb 17 – March 17
Session 3: April 7 – May 5
Venue: Clay Studio
Fees: Guild member: $153; non-member: $170
Instructor: Rafa Estrella


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