In this class, you'll learn to work with at least 5 different clay bodies, both stoneware and earthenware. Some of the clay bodies we'll be using include white speckle, micaceous clay, white clay, red clay and porcelain clay. This class covers wheel throwing and hand building techniques with 5 different types of clay bodies. Master beginner techniques like centering & trimming, and get comfortable working with different kinds of clay.
Price includes two makeup classes, studio clay, glazes and slips, plus unlimited studio time during our open hours. $25 extra for firing fee (this covers up to 10 items. After 10 items you pay regular firing fees). Option to pay in two installments at checkout. Student discounts available, contact Artshack for more info. Continuing students get 10% off adult multiple week sessions: continuing student discount applies only to students taking contiguous classes. We are a non profit. A portion of your tuition goes towards scholarships for neighborhood kids to take our classes for free.
PLEASE NOTE: You must pay in full to reserve your spot in class. You are only eligible for 2 makeup classes if you pay full price. If you join after the first session, you can take 1 makeup class, and if you join more than halfway through, you cannot take any makeup classes.
Adult Long-Term Classes:
You must pay in full to reserve your spot in a class.
To receive a refund, requests must be received one week prior to the first day of class.
After that time, no refunds or exchanges will be issued. Makeup classes are allowed within 2 weeks of your missed classes.
If you join a class once it's already in session, we do not offer refunds.
If you need to drop out a class once it has begun due to personal injury we cannot issue a refund or an exchange.
However, if we receive an official doctor's note, we can try to move you into the following session pending availability.
For family emergencies, sick pets, moving, and all other issues, we do not offer refunds or exchanges.
Please note if you are paying in installments: we offer the option to pay in installments as a courtesy to the customer.
The second installment of your payment is not negotiable for any reason.
• Policy for Make-Up Classes: • Make-up classes are offered as a courtesy to students participating in either a 4 or 8-week session class, and are available on a first come, first serve basis. Students in 4-week sessions are allowed one make-up class per session, and 8-week students are allowed 2 make-up classes per session. All of our make-up classes currently occur on Sundays. To schedule a make-up class, please email email@example.com with your desired make-up date. Please note that your make-up class should be completed within two weeks of your session to allow you to continue working on the pieces from your session class. If you have scheduling conflicts and will require extended time for make-up classes we are happy to accommodate you if possible. If you have any additional questions, please reach out to the email listed above.
1131 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11216