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FALL: Basic Wheel with Malenka Luckett, Thursdays, 6:30pm



Students will learn basic wheel skills while making lots of funny mistakes and big messes, there's no way around it. So come make bowls, cups, and vases, from start to finish, and don't forget to bring a sense of humor. It's just mud, which, through a bit of alchemy you will turn into something useful, cute, beautiful, or hilarious. So fun!


Skill Level: Beginner
Skill Details: Basic wheel classes are for learning the process of throwing pots on an electric wheel. From wedging clay, centering, pulling walls, shaping, trimming, to decorating and glazing, you will gradually develop the skills you need to make food safe pottery you can use.
Materials Included: The class fee includes aprons, towels, a shelf for your clay and supplies and
Requirements: To protect our kiln clay must be purchased form our shop. We have our own studio glazes for you to use, and we have a wide variety of commercials glazes available.. We do not allow any other glazes or underglazes to be used in our kilns. Your are welcome to bring your own tools or buy new ones in our shop. Beginners may borrow some studio tools, all others are asked to have their own.
Instructor: Malenka Luckett
Instructor Bio: Malenka Luckett has been making pots at City Clay since 2015, where she is currently the Studio Manager. She has a BA in Studio Art and Art History from Ashland University and an MFA in Printmaking from Ohio State University where she also taught in the studio art foundations program. Outside of the studio, Malenka spends her time gardening, camping, and paddling the rivers of Central Virginia.
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This 8-week class meets once a week and includes practice clay, aprons, towels, a shelf for supplies and projects.

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This class cannot be purchased online. Please contact the store for more information.