Intro to Wheel Throwing
This class is for those looking to learn the basics of working on the wheel. During your eight weeks you will learn the steps that go into creating finished pieces like mugs, vases, and bowls. Weekly demonstrations will keep you motivated and be sure to bring your sense of humor. Fee includes 8 free drop-in sessions to be used by the end of the course. Students should leave all rings, watches, bracelets etc. at home and wear clothing appropriate to getting muddy. Hair should be tied back. Students should bring 1-2 clear recycle bags, apron, 1 old bath towel and sticky notes. There are tool kits to sign out at the front desk or bring your own (wire tool, sponge, bamboo tool/knife, pin tool, rubber & wood rib, bamboo brush). The materials fee is for 1 bag of M340 clay and additional clay is available for purchase at the VCAC front desk.
8 Class Session – Tuesdays, September 12 to October 31 9:30am-12:30pm (8 classes)