Date: Wednesdays, June 7th – July 26th
Time: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Instructor: Lynn Wood
Location: Room 117
Ages: Adult, 18+
Skill Level: All Levels
Sliding Scale: $150 / $275 / $450
Financial aid available
This 8 week session is a comprehensive exploration of Lynn Wood’s textural surface designs through learning Slab built pottery!
Explore the whimsical world of texture and surface design with Lynn Wood (the true Pottery Texture Queen!) as she instructs you on every step of the process from structure, aesthetics, function, and more. Learn about making form choices that support your surface design goals. Get ready to get creative, fun, and fabulous in this class.
Step into summer filling your home with your own work; a perfect class to take with friends! 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
Artist / Instructor
Lynn Wood is THE Pottery Texture Queen. She is inspired by textures found in nature, architecture, and textiles and brings this joy into her work through pattern, texture, and color. Lynn has developed her own patterned texture mats that can be used on hand-built and thrown pottery in a variety of ways, and they are available for sale at Sonoma Community Center. Lynn lives in Santa Rosa, shows and teaches nationally, and, of course teaches at Sonoma Ceramics.
When you register for a class, you’ll be offered three price tiers. The middle tier comes closest to what our registration fees used to be, and covers about 50% of the full cost of your participation in the class – with the other 50% covered by community donations. The first tier creates accessibility for people with limited income, while the third tier covers the full cost of participation – so that we can use community donations to support other people’s registration costs. When you choose to register at the third tier, you directly help support the Center’s efforts to remove financial barriers for others.
The Sonoma Community Center (the Center) strives to create an inclusive, safe community where everyone is treated with dignity and respect. The Center is committed to creating such an environment because it brings out the fullest potential in each of us, which, in turn, contributes directly to creating a community of belonging. In order to ensure a positive, safe, and welcoming experience for everyone, all program participants are asked to abide by the following policies, community agreements, and restorative safety protocol.
Financial aid is handled on an individual basis. If you think you qualify, follow the link below to apply.