Creative Wheel Throwing

Date: 8 Tuesdays, September 19 - November 7, 2023
Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Instructor: Erika Novak from Round Trip Clayworks

Location: Studio 2A
Level: All (Minimum Age: 16)
Materials fee for 25 lbs of stoneware clay payable to the instructor or with registration: $33
Tuition: $345 includes glazes and firing, Members save 10%
Cancellation Policy


Class Description

LIMITED TO 6 STUDENTS! Learn new ceramics skills and explore your creativity to find an artistic voice in your work. You will find inspiration from contemporary ceramic artists and learn new techniques such as altering thrown forms, surface creation and combining different methods for a unique look. There will be a focus on design and craftsmanship for functional and sculptural pieces.
Tuition includes the use of the ceramic studio during an active session. Reserve Time Slot in Ceramic Studio

Download materials list here
Potter's starter kit (they can be found at a Michael’s or any art and craft store or online)
• Medium size bucket
• Large sponge for clean-up
• Two large towels
• Appropriate attire, prepare to get dirty

About the Instructor

Erika Novak is a ceramic artist who focuses on wheel-thrown collections of pottery both functional and decorative. Her work includes a series of cups and mugs and vases, bottles, and hanging objects like lamps and planters. Erika pulls inspiration from patterns and textures found in Art deco architecture, early 20th-century design, as well as patterns found in American Southwestern textiles. After studying ceramics and art in college Erika now works as a full-time potter creating and selling her work at nationally ranked art fairs and showcases. Visit Erika's website.