two cups placed on a wooden surface to show an example of what the students can make during the class

Intro to Wheel Throwing with Lindsey Dillon

instructor: Lindsey Dillon

category: Ceramics

for: Teens & Adults

price: $120 Verge Members, $145 Non-members

CLASSES MARCH-MAY HAVE BEEN POSTPONED TO TBA DATES DUE TO PREVENTIVE MEASURES TO CONTAIN THE SPREAD OF COVID-19. PLEASE CHECK BACK ON APRIL 2ND FOR UPDATES.
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Learn how to turn a lump of clay into a dish you can use in this engaging introduction to the pottery wheel. Explore the fundamentals of shaping, trimming, surface decoration, and glazing with instructor demonstrations and hands-on learning.

Whether you’ve never touched clay in your life, you remember having fun in that high school course you took, or you know a little about the wheel but want to button down your basics, there is room in this course for you.

The class is three sessions on May 20th, May 27th, and June 3rd. Pottery wheels, clay, tools, and glazes will be provided. Bringing an apron or two small hand towels is recommended but not necessary.

About the teaching artist

Lindsey M. Dillon is an award-winning Sacramento-based ceramic artist who infuses her work with a love of texture, a passion for the imaginary, and an appreciation for the power of story. Everything she makes starts out as a lump of clay on the pottery wheel or work table, and each piece is made one-at-a-time, by hand. She has partnered with local businesses to make unique sets of serveware, created lines of geek and gamer-inspired mugs for her shows at anime and pop culture conventions, and displayed her figurative creature sculptures in local galleries.

Website: http://www.lindseymdillon.com/

Facebook & Instagram: @lindseymdillon

Etsy: https://www.etsy.com/shop/lindseymdillon/

 

WHEN: TBA

PRICE: $120 Verge Members, $145 Non-members

WHO: Adults & Teens (six people maximum)

 

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Verge Center for the Arts reserves the right to cancel classes, to change instructors, and to make other changes that may become necessary to ensure a quality experience for participants. In the event that a class is canceled, we will contact all registrants and offer the option of transferring to another available session, or receiving a full refund.

If a participant wishes to withdraw from a class, they must do so in writing at least seven days prior to the first class meeting to receive a full refund, less a $25 processing fee. Withdrawals occurring within seven days prior to the first class meeting will receive a refund of 50 percent of the total class fee. No refunds are given to withdrawals that occur 24 hours before the class begins. Transfers are not accepted after a class begins. Membership fees are non-refundable. Please note we are unable to issue cash refunds.

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