Wednesday, February 3, 2010
Brookside Pottery Class Information for Feb. 2010
1138D East 37th Street, Tulsa, OK 74105
918. 747. 7574
Linda Coward, Teacher
Tuesday Evenings Beginning Handbuilding, the basic techniques, pottery, 6:30-9 p.m. six-week classes are designed for beginners and those getting back into clay. Students will learn how to make pinch pots, slab pots, coiled pots and hollowed-out forms and how to create pots using a combination of these techniques. Students will also get an introduction to firing and will glaze their own pots. During each class, students will watch a demonstration of a new technique and then work to complete their own forms. The atmosphere will be relaxed and productive. Class size 5-8 persons.
Advanced or repeating students will be given more challenging versions of the above projects or they may repeat any project they desire. Be sure to let me know you are repeating and send in your deposit ASAP.
Wednesday Evenings Beginning and Intermediate pottery, 6:30-9:00 p.m. Class size: 6-10
This class offers more exploration of individual projects. Students with the basic handbuilding skills will love the loose nature of the class. I am there to guide and help and suggest project ideas but students work more independently. Problem solving with specific wheel problems available during this time. Make reservations based on space available per week
Fee: $25 per class or $150 for 6 weeks plus materials and includes the firing and glazing of six-10 pieces. A small firing fee will be charged for any additional pieces. A $50 deposit will guarantee a space in the class. Please mail or bring your deposit by the shop. The deposit may be returned with a five-day notice. During our tough economic times, class fee may be paid by the month (4 classes)
NEW, Special Projects Want to make a special project but don’t want to take an entire class? I can guide you through it as a special student for $25 per hour per person plus materials. By appt.
Tutoring for throwing $35 per hour. Need extra help when learning to throw? This is one to one trouble shooting for the beginning throwing student. By appt only.
Open studio open to previous students. $25 per session by appt.
Information about children’s classes available.