Adult Classes

Pottery Hand-Building:

Clay_mainYou’ve tried throwing on the pottery’s wheel, or looking to create great clay artwork using hand-building techniques, Riverbottom Pottery offers classes in hand-building for all levels of expertise. Our friendly and highly qualified instructors will guide your through every step.  The class will focus on building projects with clay using coil, slab and free form techniques. Students are encouraged to expand on what they have learned and use their imaginations to create unique, one of a kind artwork.

  • Ages: 12 through adult
  • Includes personalized instruction, access to all studio equipment, bisque and glaze firing and glazes. Each student will purchase clay (choose from stonewares or porcelains) and purchase their own tools if they do not have tools.
  • Fee: $155 for 24 hours / 8 weeks of instruction (each class last 3 hours per session)

Have a group interested in throwing pottery?
Group sign-ups of 3+individuals receive a $10 per person discount (new students only – only available on the initial class signup).

Pottery Wheel-Throwing:

summer2Interested in learning how to create your own unique pottery artwork, Pottery Using the Potter’s Wheel is where beginners and intermediate aspiring potters can explore all aspects of throwing clay on the wheel. Learn correct techniques for prepping, throwing, form, altering designs and glazing. Everyone is encouraged to work at their own level of expertise and comfort, while instruction will be provided to move you to your next skill level. With three (3) instructors, you will have exposure to different techniques and styles.  Classes are scheduled on a flex-schedule basis. Begin when it’s convenient for you to start you class. Choose from morning, afternoon and evening sessions, Mondays through Saturdays.

  • Ages:12 through adult
  • Includes personalized instruction, access to all studio equipment, bisque and glaze firing and glazes. Each student will purchase clay (choose from stonewares or porcelains) and purchase their own tools if they do not have tools.
  • Fee:$155 for 24 hours / 8 weeks of instruction.

Have a group interested in throwing pottery?
Group sign-ups of 3+individuals receive a $10 per person discount (new students only- only available on the initial class signup).

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  • Original Pottery Artwork
  • Workshops & Classes
  • Wholesale Opportunities
  • Pottery Clay & Supplies
  • Studio Rentals
  • Consignment Galleries

Need more information?

For more details or to schedule a class just call the studio and talk to Bob 717-614-0317.

Don’t forget special event pottery parties! Host a Pottery Party for a birthday or any special occasion.