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Intro to Ceramics: Handbuilding

$110Purchase required to enroll

Join Rachel in learning the basics of ceramics while exploring handbuilding. Over three weeks, learn slab building, pinch pot, and sculpting methods to create ring dishes, spoons, decorative tiles, coasters. Then venture into creating your own designs. Finish by explore various surface textures and glazes to complete your pieces.

This class will cover the basic terminology and techniques of handbuilding, so it’s ideal for both beginners and those who've completed Intro to Ceramics: Throwing. At the end of the three-week class, we will do a final glaze firing and all of your pieces will be available to be picked up and taken to their new home!

Registration for new classes will open one month prior to the first session.

Upcoming classes:
August 6th - 20th (enrollment opens 10 am July 9th)


Details:
Three Sessions, Tuesdays 6:30- 8:30
Price: $90
Supply fee: $20 (includes up to 10lbs clay)
Payment due: at enrollment
Pre-requisite: None
Ages: Kids 12 and up are welcome if signed up with an adult

Cancellation policy

We understand that things come up and plans change, please let us know as soon as possible if you won’t be able to make it to a class in which you have enrolled.

Any class will be refunded in full if canceled before 48 hours prior to the start of the class. A 50% refund will be given if canceled within 48-hours of the start of the class, however, day-of cancellations will receive the 50% refunded as an account credit. No-call-no-shows will result in no refund. Due to the nature of the courses, once the class starts, no refunds can be made.

In the event that a class does not meet a minimum enrollment, or has to be canceled for any reason on behalf of MAKE or the instructor, full refunds will be made.


To cancel, please email learn@makebhm.com.



ADVERSE WEATHER
If weather conditions cause unsafe travel conditions, classes will be rescheduled. If you’re enrolled in a class that must be postponed but unable to make it to the rescheduled session for any reason, full refunds will be made. We tend to follow Birmingham City Schools when making weather decisions, but will always be in contact with schedule changes.