10:00AM-1:00PM PT

Instructor:  Deborah Donahower

This class is sold out. Please email [email protected] to be added to the waitlist. We will try to add more classes if we have enough people.

There is a handbuilding classes with open seats remaining on Friday.


Location: Studio 209, 2nd floor (elevator and stair access)

During this engaging and structured course, students will learn a variety of pottery techniques including pinch pots, coiling, slab building, surface design, and glazing through demonstrations and individual projects.  Students will also learn studio etiquette, materials handling and clean up. This is the perfect class for those new to clay, beginners, and those who have had some clay experience (intermediate). Participants will finish with a better understanding and appreciation for the ceramic medium and its processes as well as a collection of their very own ceramic ‘masterpieces’.

By taking this class, participants will become familiar with the ins and outs of our wonderful ceramics studio and if they so choose, become studio members.

$220 Members

$30 Materials Fee covers bag of clay, glazing and firing.

Age 16+

Click Here for our Class Registration & Cancellation Policies

Deborah Donahower

Deborah Donahower


Deborah Donahower received her Bachelor of Arts Degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara in Studio Art, with an emphasis in Ceramics, Printmaking and Pastels. She has been teaching art to adults and children for 40 years and it is her passion to empower budding artists with the basic foundation skills in art and help them bloom into their own creativity and personal style. Deborah’s teaching style is structured and starts with building a strong foundation around the fundamentals of clay.