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Clay Sculpting, Throwing & More

Clay Sculpting, Throwing & More

Jun. 12, 2024 - Jul. 17, 2024

Wednesdays Only, 6-Week Session | Clay Purchased Onsite | Instructor Casey O'Connor

All Skill Levels

Fallbrook School of the Arts
310 E. Alvarado St., Fallbrook, CA 92028
(760) 728-6383 | email
In Historic Downtown Fallbrook


Wednesdays Only, 10:00am - 1:00pm for 6 weeks.

Class 1: June 12

Class 2: June 19

Class 3: June 26

Class 4: July 3 

Class 5: July 10

Class 6: July 17

All Skill Levels - 13 years & Up

It’s time to dive into the wonderful world of clay!  Instructor Casey O’Connor will take you on a six-week journey of discovery as you become a potter or sculptor.  Get ready to explore various methods of hand building techniques such as pinch, coil, slab construction, and press molding.  You’ll also operate a potter’s wheel and learn throwing techniques, trimming, and surface designs such as sgraffito, Mishima, and glazing. Work with various surface applications to create unique vessels you’ll treasure for a lifetime! This course is designed for beginners as well as intermediate students.

- Each student may create up to 6 pieces of average size to be bisque and glaze-fired per six-week session. Additional pieces may be subject to firing fees (some restrictions apply). 
- We do not offer prorated days, substitutions, or make-up classes so please plan accordingly
- Clay must be purchased at FSA.  All varieties are available beginning at $25 per 25lb bag
- Please do not bring in premade ceramic art, outside clay or glaze-we have everything you need! 

Optional Open Studio

When registering for any adult FSA Ceramics class, you have the opportunity to register for an Open Studio too.  Each Open Studio session includes one, 3-hour day per week for 6 weeks (see below for schedule details). You will have full access to the FSA Ceramics Studio and an FSA Instructor will be present to answer questions and assist you, but no new lessons will be taught during this time. You may register for one or both sessions! NOTE:  Prorated days, substitutions, or make up sessions are not allowed. PLEASE NOTE TIMES

Open Studio 1 - Wednesdays (6/12 - 7/17/24) - 2p-5p ($95) Casey O'Connor

Open Studio 2 - Thursdays (6/13 - 7/18/24) - 10a-1p ($75) Maggie Skidmore (NO OPEN STUDIO JULY 4)


Here’s what you need to know: 

*Register early to avoid be placed on a waitlist

*Refunds are available up to 14 days prior to the class/workshop (less a $25 processing fee). Call to request.  If your request comes in less than 14 days prior to the class/workshop, a refund will not be given but you may transfer your registration to someone else. Just give us a call with the updated information and we'll take care of the rest!

*Creating art is thirsty work! Stay hydrated and bring your water bottle - and a snack if your class is more than two hours! 

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