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Wheel Throwing

Throwing on the Potter’s Wheel
Classes and Workshops
at
American Ceramic Supply Co.

Classes include all materials neccessary to create the project -
Laguna Clay and Amaco Potter’s Choice Glazes.
Firings are also included in the price.
Deposit required to register.
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Children Wheel Throwing

At this time, please contact Firehouse Pottery for wheel classes.
Please tell Keith we sent you!

Class Descriptions - All classes are open to adults and children 10 yr. or older.

      Just A Taste of Wheel Throwing - A one-hour clay experience on the potter's wheel: - $45.00

  • this is primarily for those who've always wanted to try the potter's wheel and have never experienced it before or want/need a follow up or refresher class in technique
  • the fee covers all materials (clay and glazes) as well as two firings
  • includes a demonstration of technique used for centuries to form clay items
  • instruction in making that process work for you...modifications of basic technique "tweaked" to fit your body type, strength, height, etc.
  • completed pieces will be processed by the instructor and glazed with a glaze of your choice
  • optionally, you may choose to schedule a time to glaze your own piece after it has been bisque fired for which a nominal fee for the additional time will be assessed.

    Introduction to Wheel Throwing - A two-hour class on use of the potter's wheel: - $95.00
    • this class is for those who wish a little more time on the wheel but either have never had experience on it or want/need a follow up or refresher class that allows a little more time to work on your creations
    • the fee covers all materials (clay and glazes) as well as two firings
    • includes a demonstration of technique used for centuries to form clay items
    • instruction in making that process work for you...modifications of basic technique "tweaked" to fit your body type, strength, height, etc.
    • multiple pieces or more challenging pieces than are possible in the one hour session will be explored
    • completed pieces will be processed by the instructor and glazed with a glaze of your choice
    • optionally, you may choose to schedule a time to glaze your own piece after it has been bisque fired for which a nominal fee for the additional time will be assessed.

      Couples' Class or Date Night - A two-hour experience on the wheel for 2 - $125.00
    • for those who want a romantic evening making your own memories Ghost style :)  who knows, you could be the next Demi Moore (who actually made all the pottery seen in that scene)
    • this is a private lesson with only one couple at a time included unless you have other couple friends with whom you'd like to share the experience
    • demonstration and instruction in use of the wheel will be part of the evening 
    • hand building is an option for you if you prefer
    • the fee covers all materials (clay and glazes) as well as two firings
    • a CD or digital images emailed will be made available to you
    • beverages (adult and otherwise) will be available or BYOB (must be 21 or older)
    • completed work will be processed by the instructor and glazed with a glaze of your choice
    • optionally, you may choose to schedule a time to glaze your own piece after it has been bisque fired for which a nominal fee for the additional time will be assessed.
    • this makes a great option for that 9th wedding anniversary (pottery being the focus) so instead of buying a piece to commemorate the occasion, you create your own.

 

Classes are offered from 6 pm - 9 pm Tuesday through Fridays and 10 am - 5 pm Saturday and Sundays. Classes are by appointment and can be scheduled by calling 817-535-2651.

Wheel Throwing CU2

Learning to center
and ‘pull up’ a pot.

Donna Gardner on the Wheel

Donna Gardner - The Painted Pot -
First time on the wheel! -
Way to go, Donna!

Wheel Throwing CU3

Look what you can learn to do!

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American Ceramic Supply Company has been servicing the ceramic industry for over 40 years. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, American Ceramic Supply Company services and supplies ceramic equipment and supplies to traditional ceramic shops, paint your own pottery studios, ceramic potters, art teachers and art educators, ceramic and pottery finished ware producers, ceramic and pottery home based hobbyists. American Ceramic Supply Company provides education, training and consulting services to traditional ceramic shops, paint your own pottery studios, potters, art teachers and art educators, ceramic and pottery finished ware producers and home based hobbyists. American Ceramic Supply also educates and assists the architects, contractors, builders and electricians for our customers as they create their ceramic shops,
paint your own pottery studios, ceramic rooms in their new schools and buildings and in their homes.

American Ceramics is a master distributor and education center for Mayco Colors and Glazes and Mayco Bisque, Duncan Ceramic Colors, Glazes and Duncan 04 Bisque offering almost 1000 designs in properly fired ceramic bisque or pottery bisque to home based hobbyists, traditional ceramic shops, paint your own pottery studios and art teachers and educators. From functional bisque to kid’s bisque, home decor bisque and seasonal ceramic bisque, American Ceramics stands behind the exceptional quality of the Mayco Bisque and Duncan Bisque lines. Having properly fired, clean and durable ceramic bisque is critical to American Ceramics on-going customer satisfaction.

American Ceramic Supply Company continues to sell, service, educate and provide on-going marketing and technical support to the ceramic and pottery industry. Our goals are the best customer service we can possibly offer, generosity of information to our customers so that they can succeed and accomplish their ceramic dreams and desires and
doing the right thing by God and Country.

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American Glass Supply Co.
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