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Learn the art of making objects from fired clay in a variety of classes, from the basics of wheel-thrown pottery to glazing techniques.

Spring Semester begins April 7.
Early Registration Discount: Register by February 23 to receive a $5 DISCOUNT on class tuition.
On-Time Registration: February 24 - March 30
Late Registration: Beginning  March 31 a $10 LATE FEE will be applied to class tuition.


ATTENTION MEMBERS: If you joined or renewed your Membership by phone, mail or in person, you will need to activate your Online Membership with the Art Center to receive the Member Discount on classes. Please call 908.273.9121 to activate your Membership. (Those who have joined or renewed through our website do not need to call.)



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From Tumbler to Teapot & Beyond
 
0700
Ceramics
Int/Adv
Class
Monday
Member:
$305 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


Non Member:
$335 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


10-week course  
Class Held: 4/7/2014 - 6/23/2014
Day(s)/Timing : Monday  9:30AM - 12:00PM
Season: Spring - 2014  
No class on: 4/14 & 5/26

Hurry!! only 2 seat(s) left

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All methods of clay construction will be explored, including handbuilding and the potter’s wheel, to create functional, sculptural, and decorative pottery forms. A variety of wheel techniques, use of the slab roller and extruder, and surface texturing will be featured. Glazing and decorating techniques will also be covered, including slips, underglazes and resists. The objective will be to expand and improve skills, and to develop a personal style. Students must have completed at least one beginner class.
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From Tumbler to Teapot & Beyond
 
0702
Ceramics
Int/Adv
Class
Monday
Member:
$305 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


Non Member:
$335 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


10-week course  
Class Held: 4/7/2014 - 6/23/2014
Day(s)/Timing : Monday  12:30PM - 3:00PM
Season: Spring - 2014  
No class on: 4/14 & 5/26

Hurry!! only 4 seat(s) left

CLICK HERE FOR COURSE INFORMATION:
All methods of clay construction will be explored, including handbuilding and the potter’s wheel, to create functional, sculptural, and decorative pottery forms. A variety of wheel techniques, use of the slab roller and extruder, and surface texturing will be featured. Glazing and decorating techniques will also be covered, including slips, underglazes and resists. The objective will be to expand and improve skills, and to develop a personal style. Students must have completed at least one beginner class.
Materials list
From Tumbler to Teapot & Beyond
 
0704
Ceramics
Int/Adv
Class
Monday
Member:
$305 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


Non Member:
$335 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


10-week course  
Class Held: 4/7/2014 - 6/23/2014
Day(s)/Timing : Monday  7:00PM - 9:30PM
Season: Spring - 2014  
No class on: 4/14 & 5/26

This class is full. Please contact the Registrar at 908.273.9121 x223 to be added to the waiting list, or consider attending a different class from our extensive list.

CLICK HERE FOR COURSE INFORMATION:
All methods of clay construction will be explored, including handbuilding and the potter’s wheel, to create functional, sculptural, and decorative pottery forms. A variety of wheel techniques, use of the slab roller and extruder, and surface texturing will be featured. Glazing and decorating techniques will also be covered, including slips, underglazes and resists. The objective will be to expand and improve skills, and to develop a personal style. Students must have completed at least one beginner class.
Materials list
new: Creative Exploration in Ceramics
 
0706
Ceramics
All Levels
Class
Tuesday
Member:
$305 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


Non Member:
$335 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


10-week course  
Class Held: 4/8/2014 - 6/10/2014
Day(s)/Timing : Tuesday  12:30PM - 3:00PM
Season: Spring - 2014  
This class is full. Please contact the Registrar at 908.273.9121 x223 to be added to the waiting list, or consider attending a different class from our extensive list.

CLICK HERE FOR COURSE INFORMATION:
This class is open to all levels of experience and will focus on building skills and individual direction for personal expression. An introduction to a variety of handbuilding techniques and potter’s wheel will be covered, including glazing and finishing of projects. Slide presentations will expose students to pottery from various cultures across time. The instructor welcomes and supports cross-over or work in conjunction with other media such as collage, drawing, painting, papermaking or printmaking.
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Pottery
 
0708
Ceramics
All Levels
Class
Tuesday
Member:
$305 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


Non Member:
$335 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


10-week course  
Class Held: 4/8/2014 - 6/10/2014
Day(s)/Timing : Tuesday  7:00PM - 9:30PM
Season: Spring - 2014  
This class is full. Please contact the Registrar at 908.273.9121 x223 to be added to the waiting list, or consider attending a different class from our extensive list.

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Come and learn how to create beautiful pottery. Instructor demonstrations will supplement students’ individual pursuits. Students will receive personalized attention while they are encouraged to create! All levels welcome.
Materials list
Wheel-Thrown Pottery
 
0710
Ceramics
All Levels
Class
Wednesday
Member:
$305 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


Non Member:
$335 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


10-week course  
Class Held: 4/9/2014 - 6/11/2014
Day(s)/Timing : Wednesday  9:30AM - 12:00PM
Season: Spring - 2014  
This class is full. Please contact the Registrar at 908.273.9121 x223 to be added to the waiting list, or consider attending a different class from our extensive list.

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Students will learn fundamental wheel-throwing techniques through step-by-step instructions and discover new possibilities. Decorative elements such as surface pattern, texture and glazing are covered. Traditional and experimental processes are explored.
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The Joy Of Handbuilding
 
0712
Ceramics
All Levels
Class
Wednesday
Member:
$305 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


Non Member:
$335 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


10-week course  
Class Held: 4/10/2013 - 6/12/2013
Day(s)/Timing : Wednesday  12:30PM - 3:00PM
Season: Spring - 2014  
This class is full. Please contact the Registrar at 908.273.9121 x223 to be added to the waiting list, or consider attending a different class from our extensive list.

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Participants will discover the joy and versatility of creating handbuilt ceramic objects. Techniques including slab construction, slump molding, coil building, pinch forming and tile making will be demonstrated and discussed. This class will emphasize general growth and development through demonstration and hands-on practice.
Materials list
Beginning & Intermediate Wheel-Throwing
 
0714
Ceramics
All Levels
Class
Thursday
Member:
$305 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


Non Member:
$335 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


10-week course  
Class Held: 4/10/2014 - 6/12/2014
Day(s)/Timing : Thursday  9:30AM - 12:00PM
Season: Spring - 2014  
This class is full. Please contact the Registrar at 908.273.9121 x223 to be added to the waiting list, or consider attending a different class from our extensive list.

CLICK HERE FOR COURSE INFORMATION:
Immerse yourself in throwing pottery on the wheel. Learn all the steps needed to create and finish beautiful wheel-thrown pottery, including glazing techniques. Acquire the skills to make vases, bowls and plates. Various surface decorating techniques will also be explored. Particular emphasis is on the successful integration of form and function.
Materials list
new: Ceramics for the Ultimate Beginner
 
0716
Ceramics
Beginner
Class
Thursday
Member:
$250 + $35 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


Non Member:
$280 + $35 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


10-week course  
Class Held: 4/10/2014 - 6/12/2014
Day(s)/Timing : Thursday  12:30PM - 2:30PM
Season: Spring - 2014  
This class is full. Please contact the Registrar at 908.273.9121 x223 to be added to the waiting list, or consider attending a different class from our extensive list.

CLICK HERE FOR COURSE INFORMATION:
Overwhelmed at the thought of sharing space with the pros? No worries! This ceramics class was created just for you! Students will learn about and work with various clay bodies and slips, and experiment with all glazing techniques available at the Art Center. Join us for a stress-free, fun-filled ultimate introduction to the creative world of ceramics.
Materials list
Beginning & Intermediate Wheel-Throwing
 
0718
Ceramics
All Levels
Class
Thursday
Member:
$305 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


Non Member:
$335 + $45 glazing/firing fee
+$10 LATE REGISTRATION FEE


10-week course  
Class Held: 4/10/2014 - 6/12/2014
Day(s)/Timing : Thursday  7:00PM - 9:30PM
Season: Spring - 2014  
This class is full. Please contact the Registrar at 908.273.9121 x223 to be added to the waiting list, or consider attending a different class from our extensive list.

CLICK HERE FOR COURSE INFORMATION:
Immerse yourself in throwing pottery on the wheel. Learn all the steps needed to create and finish beautiful wheel-thrown pottery, including glazing techniques. Acquire the skills to make vases, bowls and plates. Various surface decorating techniques will also be explored. Particular emphasis is on the successful integration of form and function.
Materials list

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