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Pottery on the Wheel; Intro | Mondays Jan 30 – Mar 20

January 30 @ 6:00 pm 9:00 pm


Pottery on the Wheel; Intro
MONDAYS, January 30th – March 20
6:00PM – 9:00PM

Instructor:  Ben Betourne

Location: RM 117

**All levels welcome with a focus on INTRO students**

Develop and improve your throwing skills while exploring a range of forms through multiple class projects in this intro and all level throwing class.  The instructor guides you through the basic steps of throwing, shaping, and trimming of pottery on the wheel.  This class is a great opportunity for students to hone basic techniques of throwing on the wheel and expand skills in all aspects of pottery.  Surface decoration techniques will be explored.

With your 8 week class registration, students receive the opportunity to purchase a studio pass for ½ off during the duration of their class. Sign up for a student membership here

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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