Beginning Wheel with Judas
Meeting Weekly for 6 Weeks
June 30, July 7, 14, 21, 28, August 4
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Learn the basics of throwing clay on the wheel.
* You'll learn proper allignment of your body with the wheel for the most efficient and ergonomic position.
* Throwing will begin with learning to center your clay, open the clay, and pull it into a cylinder.
* You'll learn to use a pottery rib to fashion your cylinder into a rounded shape.
* Glazing and firing will finish your piece.
You will be supplied with one 25 pound block of clay. Glazes and the firing fee for this clay are included in the supply fee.
Small plastic bucket
A good brush to start with is a sable fan size 4
Large utility sponge
Basic pottery tool kit, such as the Kemper Pottery Tool Kit
wood modeling tool
wire clay cutter
Optional: Apron, hand towel
*You can purchase a beginner's kit with all of these tools at Clay Mix in Fresno.
For more information, contact the instructor at Info@ScarabGallery.com