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Classes and Workshops


The Northern Colorado Potters’ Guild offers adult throwing classes for all skill levels. On occasion, we have hand-building, teen & children’s classes, and workshops. Students must be 18 years or older to register for our adult throwing classes.

All guild classes are on Tuesdays or Thursdays unless otherwise noted. Classes are 8-week sessions.

Beginning students will learn fundamentals, such as centering, throwing, trimming & glazing.

Intermediate/Advanced students will continue to develop their acquired skills and begin to refine their work. Techniques may include such things as creating lidded forms, altering forms, and more.

Classes include one 25 lb bag of clay and all glaze/firing charges.  A guild member must be present while non-members are working at the guild. 

Beginning & Beginning Plus Throwing Pottery Classes

This class will you teach the basics of wheel work or will help you continue to develop your already acquired skills.  You will learn how to make functional pieces to enjoy along with the basics of glazing your work.

Beginning & Advanced Handbuilding Classes

Beginners will learn how to work with clay using molds, the slab roller and various decorating techniques including texture and sgraffito.  Lots of technique learning and clay basics will be covered.  Last class day is reserved for glazing.

Class Payment & Cancellation Policy:

Payment is expected at the time of registration.  


Cancellation/Refund Policy is as follows:

30 Day Notice before first class - Full Refund

2 Week Notice before first class  - 1/2 Refund

All Other - Zero Refund

Class minimum – 3 students

Class maximum – 12-13 students

Questions please contact

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