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Pottery on the Wheel; Intermediate| Wednesdays Feb 1 – Mar 22

February 1 @ 6:00 pm 9:00 pm


Pottery on the Wheel; Intermediate
WEDNESDAYS, Feb 1 – March 22
6:00PM – 9:00PM

Instructor:  Ben Betourne

Location: RM 117

This session is for those who already know how to center and throw pieces successfully! A continuation of our all levels course, this intermediate level course will help you hone your throwing skills through more complex demos, and nuanced approaches to technical throwing. Expand your fundamentals and begin to develop your own voice in this 8 week course with Ben. In addition to throwing, surface decoration techniques will be explored as well as the opportunity to experiment with different clay bodies. 

Sonoma Ceramics is excited to roll out new sliding scale, accessible pricing for our classes. With this new payment option, materials for the course are now included in the price of the class. Course price includes a single 25 lb. bag of clay, and glazing and firing for said clay. Additional bags of clay can be purchased through the studio and/or office. 

Adults 18+

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Sliding Scale: $150/$275/$450

NOTE: Limited spots are available at our Supported ($150) tier. Please read below for more details.

Benjamin Betourne


Ben has been working in clay for over 16 years and is truly passionate about throwing pots. He specializes in large scale multi-part forms for indoor and outdoor use. His signature, carved surfaces distinguish his work with patterns referencing the energy he puts into throwing and finishing his impressive pots.

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