Arts & Innovation


We're pleased to announce that our Summer 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


*NEW – Printmaking and Book Arts Series

Using the technique of linoleum cut, create a set of printed note cards, bookmarks or a series of prints for your wall. Students are encouraged to bring personal designs, inspiring images and patterns to reproduce to their linoleum block. During the July courses students will create images for an accordion book that will be created, complete with covers. No experience necessary. Materials included. Limit 15.

CLAY-BOOKARTS-01    Tuesday, 7/10 to 7/17 | 5–9 p.m. | Cost: $110

*NEW – Basic Photography

Bring your own camera for this intensive beginning photography workshop. Scott Wheaton of the Photographic Society of Vineland will be sharing information about types of cameras, lenses, ISO, shutter speed, F-stop… and anything else you need to know about taking fantastic pictures with your digital camera or device. No experience needed. Camera optional. Limit 20    

CLAY-PHOTO-02    Saturday, 6/9 | 1–4 p.m. | Cost: $25

*NEW – Silk Scarf Design

Students will work with artist Lisa Romano to design and create a painted silk scarf using dyes and pre-made blank scarf. Limit 12. Materials included.

CLAY-SCARF-01    Saturday, 6/30 | 1–3 p.m. | Cost: $25

Dad and Me

Work on the pottery wheel with Dad to commemorate Father’s Day.  Children of all ages and their fathers are welcome to create 2 to 4 pieces using the pottery wheel.  Materials included. Limit 16.

CLAY-DADME-01    Friday, 6/8 | 5– 7 p.m. | Cost: $30

Clay Lantern

Create a clay lantern using the slab building technique and create a unique pattern by piercing holes in the clay to let the light shine through! Choose a glaze, a Clay College staff member will call you when it is fired and ready for pick up! Limit 15

CLAY-LANT-01     Friday, 6/22 |  6–8:30 p.m. | Cost: $30

Tie Dye

Learn how to create a tie dye t-shirt using different tie-dye techniques. Dyes are included but you must bring your own white all cotton t-shirt. Limit 20.

CLAY-TIE-DYE-WKSP-01      Saturday, 6/23 | 2–4 p.m. | Cost: $20

Pottery Wheel Workshops

Create a piece of pottery on a pottery wheel. With the help of an instructor students will learn how to “throw” a pot.  The student will choose a glaze, and the staff will fire your piece. No experience necessary. Materials included. Limit 12.

  • CLAY-WHEEL-17    Friday, 6/1 | 6–8 p.m. | Cost: $30
  • CLAY-WHEEL-18    Saturday, 6/9 | 2–4 p.m. | Cost: $30
  • CLAY-WHEEL-01    Friday, 7/27 | 6– 8 p.m. | Cost: $30
  • CLAY-WHEEL-02    Friday, 8/10 | 6–8 p.m. | Cost: $30
  • CLAY-WHEEL-03    Sunday, 8/19 | 2–4 p.m. | Cost: $30