Adult classes

Registration for FALL and WINTER classes is now OPEN!

Learn all about clay, in person and let your imagination soar!
Whether you want to make functional ware, sculpt, use molds or the extruder, the TLCA offers access to a wide variety of clays, underglazes, glazes, slips and more. Learn how to make work for low or mid range firing. Participate in pit fires, luster firing and other fun workshops. Bring a notebook and let's make your clay ideas come true. If you are a beginner or coming back to clay only sign up for the Wednesday night class that begins in September.

For in person classes and Labs, wearing a mask at all times indoors and sanitizing are still required.

A material and handling fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to or at the first class .
A $65 materials fee includes a bag of regular low fire clay. A $71 materials fee includes a bag of all other clays.

Once registered for class you will receive all needed class login information and instructor’s Venmo or check info.

Tuesday AM

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED CERAMICS

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED CERAMICS** – TUESDAY AM

08/09 – 09/17 – 09:00am – 12:00pm
6 week – $180/$198NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to or at the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**This class is not designed for a beginner’s level. For a beginner’s level class or if coming back to ceramics after a long break, please sign up for the Wednesday evening "Fundamentals - Intro to Ceramics" class.

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED CERAMICS** – TUESDAY AM

09/27 – 10/25 – 09:00am – 12:00pm
5 week – $150/$165NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**This class is not designed for a beginner’s level. For a beginner’s level class or if coming back to ceramics after a long break, please sign up for the Wednesday evening "Fundamentals - Intro to Ceramics" class.


Tuesday PM

INTERMEDIATE CERAMICS

INTERMEDIATE CERAMICS** – TUESDAY PM

08/09 – 09/17 – 06:00pm – 09:00pm
6 week – $180/$198NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to or at the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**This class is not designed for a beginner’s level. For a beginner’s level class or if coming back to ceramics after a long break, please sign up for the Wednesday evening "Fundamentals - Intro to Ceramics" class.

INTERMEDIATE CERAMICS** – TUESDAY PM

09/27 – 10/25 – 06:30pm – 9:30pm
5 week – $150/$165NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**This class is not designed for a beginner’s level. For a beginner’s level class or if coming back to ceramics after a long break, please sign up for the Wednesday evening "Fundamentals - Intro to Ceramics" class.


Wednesday AM

ADVANCED CERAMICS**
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To participate in an advanced class student must have permission of instructor.

ADVANCED CERAMICS** – WEDNESDAY AM

08/10– 09/17 – 09:00am – 12:00pm
5 week – $125/$138NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**To participate in an advanced class student must have permission of the instructor.

ADVANCED CERAMICS** – WEDNESDAY AM

09/28 – 10/26 – 09:00am – 12:00pm
5 week – $150/$165NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**To participate in an advanced class student must have permission of the instructor.


Wednesday Afternoon

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED CERAMICS

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED CERAMICS** – WEDNESDAY Afternoon

08/10– 09/17 – 09:00am – 12:00pm
6 week – $180/$198NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to or at the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**To participate in an advanced class student must have permission of the instructor.

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED CERAMICS** – WEDNESDAY afternoon

09/28 – 10/26 – 01:00pm – 04:00pm
5 week – $150/$165NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**To participate in an advanced class student must have permission of the instructor.


Wednesday PM

FUNDAMENTALS - INTRO TO CERAMICS

FUNDAMENTALS - INTRO TO CERAMICS
WEDNESDAY PM
– THIS CLASS WILL RESUME IN THE FALL

The Fundamentals - Intro to Ceramics- class is dedicated to beginners to ceramics only and people who have not done ceramics in many years and need a refresher in techniques. After this session is completed, if students want to continue taking classes they must sign up for another session of classes. This class is not a repeat class.


**The requirements to attend an intermediate, intermediate/advanced class are knowing the fundamental building techniques, including and not limited to how to use the slab roller, scoring and slipping, pinching, coiling, using molds, and knowing how to glaze. Fundamentals are not taught at intermediate and advanced levels, instead, students build on the skills they have acquired so they can achieve more complex projects and continue towards more advanced techniques. No exceptions.

FUNDAMENTALS - INTRO TO CERAMICS - WEDNESDAY PM

This class is dedicated to beginners to ceramics only and people who have not done ceramics in many years and need a refresher in techniques. After this session is completed, if students want to continue taking classes they must sign up for another session of classes. This class is not a repeat class.

09/28 – 10/26 – 05:30pm - 08:30pm
5 week – $150/$165NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.


Thursday AM

INTERMEDIATE CERAMICS

INTERMEDIATE CERAMICS** – THURSDAY AM

08/11– 09/17 – 09:00am – 12:00pm
6 week – $180/$198NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**This class is not designed for a beginner’s level. For a beginner’s level class or if coming back to ceramics after a long hiatus, please sign up for the Wednesday evening "Fundamentals - Intro to Ceramics" class.

INTERMEDIATE CERAMICS** – THURSDAY AM

09/29 – 10/27 - 09:00am – 12:00pm
5 week – $150/$165NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**This class is not designed for a beginner’s level. For a beginner’s level class or if coming back to ceramics after a long hiatus, please sign up for the Wednesday evening "Fundamentals - Intro to Ceramics" class.


Thursday PM

INTERMEDIATE CERAMICS

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED CERAMICS – THURSDAY PM

08/11– 09/17 – 06:00pm – 09:00pm
6 week – $180/$198NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**This class is not designed for a beginner’s level. For a beginner’s level class or if coming back to ceramics after a long hiatus, please sign up for the Wednesday evening "Fundamentals - Intro to Ceramics" class.

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED CERAMICS – THURSDAY PM

09/29 – 10/27 – 06:00pm 9:00pm
5 week – $150/$165NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.

**This class is not designed for a beginner’s level. For a beginner’s level class or if coming back to ceramics after a long hiatus, please sign up for the Wednesday evening "Fundamentals - Intro to Ceramics" class.


Saturday AM

INTERMEDIATE CERAMICS

INTERMEDIATE CERAMICS – SATURDAY A

08/13– 09/17 – 09:00am – 12:00pm
6 week – $180/$198NR –

$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.


**This class is not designed for a beginner’s level. For a beginner’s level class or if coming back to ceramics after a long hiatus, please sign up for the Wednesday evening "Fundamentals - Intro to Ceramics" class.

INTERMEDIATE CERAMICS – SATURDAY AM


10/01 – 10/29 –- 09:00am – 12:00pm

5 week – $150/$165NR –


$65-$71 material fee is due to the instructor 24h prior to the first class. Fee includes a bag of regular clay.


**This class is not designed for a beginner’s level. For a beginner’s level class or if coming back to ceramics after a long hiatus, please sign up for the Wednesday evening "Fundamentals - Intro to Ceramics" class.