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Have a Clay Day Lessons

Handbuilding + Wheel Throwing Pottery

clay day at the wheel
irl pottery lessons

Garage Clay Lessons - Photo cred: Danielle Lopez Photography

Grab a pal and join Claire + Elise for an intensive pottery wheel throwing lesson. During your two hour wheel time, you and a friend will get one-on-one instruction on how to create two [or more] unique ceramic pieces. At your Clay Day you will learn about the entire ceramic making process – start to finish, while having a helluva good time. After your throwing lesson, Garage Clay will finish + glaze your work and have it ready for you to pick up within 1 month.

21+ as this is BYOB [Claws + Clay, anyone?!]

clay day on the patio
group handbuilding workshops

Join us on the Garage Clay outdoor patio for monthly small group handbuilding workshops! At the end of each workshop, Garage Clay will bisque fire, glaze, and glaze fire your pottery piece and have it ready for you to pick up + enjoy within three weeks. If weather does not allow for the workshop to be held outside, we will move the workshop indoors. 

21+ as this is BYOB 🙂 

Space is limited!! 

clay day at home
virtual pottery lessons

Don’t have access to a pottery wheel or kiln but are still wanting to get your hands into some clay? No problem! Clay Day at Home resources are geared toward potters and hobbyists looking to handbuild functional or artistic pottery pieces in the comfort of their own home.

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This month's lessons:

Garage Clay releases two *FREE* at home virtual handbuilding lessons per month. Each lesson focuses on one specific project and by the end of each session you will have a finished pre-fired pottery piece. With each Clay Day at Home project, Garage Cay releases a project tool guide to get you set up with all of the handbuilding tools you will need to create

Check out the all the Clay Day at Home Lessons page to view our previous lessons.  instruction library. 

Garage Clay Kiln Use:

Local potters who purchase their making materials at Garage Clay can fire their pieces in the Garage Clay kiln.

Read the Garage Clay Kiln Use agreement to learn more and see pricing. 

FYI: The Clay Day at Home series is  NOT a membership or “must purchase x amount” to participate. The resources are free + the materials can be purchased at whatever pace you would like!

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private pottery classes

Are you planning a group event and looking for something unique? Private clay classes are the perfect creative option for bachelorette parties, business team building outings, or a fun night out! We can plan a custom handbuilding project for your group to create together and we will then get everyone’s pottery creation glazed, fired, and back to them within two weeks. We can host in our studio space or else travel to YOU! 

Send us an email with more information on your group and we can provide a quote and some class structure ideas! 

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