Arts & Innovation

Spring Classses

We're pleased to announce that our Spring 2018 classes will be held on the first floor of the Arts and Innovation Center, new home to Clay College, at 321 High St. Millville. We're also happy to say that the new offerings include the Fine Arts in addition to our pottery courses, workshops and kids classes.

Intro. to Pottery

MAIN CLAY STUDIO

CLAY-POTT-02
2/5 - 4/9/18*  Monday
6-9 p.m.
Cost: $210

CLAY-POTT-03
2/5 - 4/9/18* Monday
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Cost: $210

 * Class extended as there will be no class
Feb. 19 or April 2 due to holiday closure

No experience is needed for this class.  The course will explore hand-building techniques such as pinch, coil, and slab.  The student will be introduced to the pottery wheel.  Students will also learn about firing and glazing. Glaze and firings included in the price. Clay will be provided the first class, thereafter students must purchase clay at the studio. Limit 15. 

 

Intro. to Pottery Wheel

MAIN CLAY STUDIO

CLAY-POTTW-03
2/1 - 3/22/18  Thursday
6-9 p.m.
Cost: $210

CLAY-POTTW-04
4/12 - 5/31/18 Thursday
6-9 p.m.
Cost: $210

CLAY-POTTW-05
4/16 - 6/11/18 Thursday
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Cost: $210

No experience is needed for this class. The student will learn how to throw a pot on the pottery wheel. Through weekly demonstrations and hands-on instruction, the student will start out making cylinders using the pottery wheel and progress on to other forms. Limit 10.

 

Intermediate/Advanced Pottery

MAIN CLAY STUDIO

CLAY-POTA-04
1/31 - 3/21/18  Wednesday
6-9 p.m.
Cost: $210

CLAY-POTA-05
4/4 - 5/23/18 Wednesday
6-9 p.m.
Cost: $210

This 8 week class is for the advanced student.  The class addresses topics and projects involving ceramic processes and techniques. Further exploration and development of the individual work of the student will be addressed.  Some materials included.  Limit 15.

 

Non-Instructional Artist Studio
(16 week)

MAIN CLAY STUDIO

CLAY-RES16-02
2/5 - 5/29/18  Monday-Sunday
Cost: $285

The non-instructional studios are for the student who has some experience (at least one introductory course) and would like to work in the studio to develop their craft.  The student would attend open studio hours that are convenient for them. Clay is not included, but can be purchased at Clay College. Limit 50.

 

Non-Instructional Artist Studio
(8 week)

MAIN CLAY STUDIO

CLAY-RES08-03
2/5 - 4/9/18  Monday - Sunday
Cost: $160

CLAY-RES08-04
4/10 - 5/29/18 Monday - Sunday
Cost: $160

No experience is needed for this class.  The course will explore hand-building techniques such as pinch, coil, and slab.  The student will be introduced to the pottery wheel.  Students will also learn about firing and glazing. Glaze and firings included in the price. Clay will be provided the first class, thereafter students must purchase clay at the studio. Limit 1

 

Jewelry Making

ROOM M101

CLAY-JWL-01
Saturdays, 5/5 - 6/2/18
Cost: $110

This 5 - week class will cover a range of jewelry making techniques. Fashion colorful jewelry by cutting small pieces from sheets of dichroic glass which are then fused in a small kiln. Create clay pendants using stamps, textures, underglazes, and glazes. Tools are provided. Some materials included.Limit 15.

 

Non- Credit Sculpture Classes

ROOM 206

Explore the versatility of clay which requires neither an armature nor casting.  Learn various techniques and tools through demonstration and hands-on sculpting from the live model or imagination.  Anatomy, proportion, design and personal growth will be emphasized, as well as representational and abstract approaches.  All levels welcome.  Materials are not included but can be purchased at Clay College. 
Limit 18.  

Clay Sculpture The Bust 

6 WEEKS

CLAY-ISCULP-01
Mondays, 2/5 - 3/19/18*
6-9 p.m. 
Cost: $155

*no class on President's Day

 

Figure Sculpture

6 WEEKS

CLAY-IFIGSCULP-01
Mondays, 3/26 - 5/7/18*
6-9 p.m.
Cost: $155

*no class Easter Monday

 

Non-Instructional 
Open Studio for
Modeling and Life Drawing

ROOM 206

Drawing, painting and sculpting from a live model is fundamental to studio art practice.  Open to all levels.  Limit 25.

Studio Live Model

8 WEEKS

CLAY-MODEL-01
Thursdays, 2/5 - 3/29/18
Cost: $200

Studio Live Model

8 WEEKS

CLAY-MODEL-02
Thursdays, 4/5 - 5/24/18
Cost: $200