Arts & Innovation

Non-Credit Classes

We're pleased to announce that our Fall 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.

To register for any of the courses below, click here


Intro. To Pottery 8 weeks – MSTUDIO New day class added!

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 must be purchased at the studio. Limit 15.

CLAY-POTT-02              Monday 11AM – 2PM            Sept. 10 – Nov. 5                                          $210
CLAY-POTT-03              Monday 6PM – 9PM              Sept. 10 – Nov. 5                                          $210

Intro. To Pottery – 6 weeks – MSTUDIO

CLAY-POTT-04               Monday 11AM – 2PM            Nov.  12 – Dec. 17                                        $160

Intro. To Pottery Wheel – 8 weeks – MSTUDIO – New day class added!

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 by making cylinders using the pottery wheel and progress on to other forms. Limit 12.

CLAY-POTTW-02            Thursday 11AM – 2PM          Sept. 6 to October 25                                   $210
CLAY-POTTW-03            Thursday 6PM – 9PM           Sept. 6 to October 25                                   $210

Intro. To Pottery Wheel-  6 weeks – MSTUDIO

CLAY-POTTW-04            Thursday 6PM – 9PM           Nov.  1 – Dec. 13                                          $160
CLAY-POTTW-05            Thursday 11AM – 2PM          Nov.  1 – Dec. 13                                          $160

Advanced Pottery – 8 weeks – MSTUDIO

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

CLAY-POTA-01               Wednesday 6PM – 9PM        Sept. 5 – Oct. 24                                           $210
CLAY-POTA-02               Wednesday 6PM – 9PM        Oct. 31 – Dec. 19                                          $210

Non-Instructional Artist Studio – MSTUDIO

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                                       

8 Week Non-Instructional Artist Studio                   

CLAY-RES08-01             Mondays – Sundays              Sept. 5 - Oct. 24                                            $160
CLAY-RES08-02             Mondays – Sundays             Oct. 31 - Dec. 19                                           $160

16 Week Non-Instructional Artist Studio

CLAY-RES16-01             Mondays – Sundays             Sept. 5 to Dec. 19                                         $285

Jewelry Making – 5 weeks – M101

In this 5-week class the student will work with an instructor specializing in different jewelry making techniques. Create unique jewelry using various clays, iridescent dichroic glass, and beading. Tools are provided. Some materials included.  Limit 15.

CLAY-JWL-02:                Sunday 2PM - 4PM               Oct. 28 – Nov. 25                                          $130

NEW – Express Yourself - Found Objects Art: M101

This course will investigate the poetry of abstract symbolism through the use of acrylic painting, collage and assemblage techniques. Students will learn how to render conceptual subjects into striking compositions with clear definition, telling a story using various objects and symbols and creating imagery that is greater than the sum of its parts. Students will gain the ability to create their own meaningful artwork with simple materials, an understanding of visual language and an open imagination!

No experience is necessary. Materials are included. Limit 15 students.

CLAY-ASSEMBLAGE-01         Friday – 6pm to 9pm    November 2 to 30 (No class on 11/23)                    $110