Basics of Clay – Wheel Throwing

Instructor: Karen Palmer

Basics of Clay

Level: Beginner

This is a wheel throwing class for beginners and those wanting to become proficient on the potter’s wheel. This class will explore many functional forms as well as teach the basics that go into creating finished pieces. We will focus on individual challenges as you throw basic forms. Please leave rings, watches and bracelets at home and wear clothing and footwear appropriate for a clay class. Hair should be tied back. Students should bring an apron, recycling bag and an old bath towel. Price includes 1 bag of M340 clay, clay tool kit and all other materials. Additional clay is available for purchase at the VCAC front desk. This course will qualify members to use the clay studio on a drop in basis.

Date Options:
January 12 to February 9 (every Tues) 5:30-8:30
February 23 to March 23 (every Tues) 5:30-8:30

Members $195 Non Members $210

Call us at 250-542-6243 or drop by the Arts Centre to register today!

To be sure that everyone attending classes is comfortable with the experience, and to allow for everyone to get the most out of their class, we ask that everyone bring a mask with them (optional for children). If you are feeling unwell or have symptoms of Covid-19, please do not enter the building.
If you have questions, concerns, or would like to know more about our health and safety protocols, please feel free to call us at 250-542-6243.


This event is running from 12 January 2021 until 23 March 2021. It is next occurring on January 12, 2021 5:30 pm

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