Intermediate Pottery: Developing More Skills

In this 10-week class, students will continue development of their throwing and handbuilding skills with focus on ways elements such as handles, lids, feet, spouts, and texture can enhance individual forms. Glaze application will be emphasized. Demonstrations and design challenges.

Basic clay experience necessary; imagination and a sense of humor helpful. Glazes and firing at Cone 6 and 25# of clay included in class fee. Cone 10 firing and additional clay extra. A variety of clays are available.

Instructor: Lucy Hamilton
Enrollment: 15
Dates: Tuesdays, September 16 - November 15, 2014
Time: 6:00 - 8:30 pm
Cost: $180.00
Location: Katherine Harper Hall Room 55
Note: Registration includes a 25lb bag of clay. Additional clay is available for purchase.

Registration will begin on the following dates, and remain open until this class start date, or until this class reaches capacity:

  • FALL SESSION: August 1 at noon
  • SPRING SESSION: December 1 at noon
  • SUMMER SESSION: May 1 at noon

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PLEASE NOTE: You may cancel a craft class up to two weeks before the class begins, with a $30 cancellation fee assessed. No refunds are allowed within two weeks of the start date, nor after the class begins.


Lucy Hamilton has maintained a pottery studio in Avery County since the mid-70’s, making primarily traditional and functional pottery. She is a member of the Southern Highland Craft Guild, based at the Folk Arts Center in Asheville. Locally her work is available at her studio in Newland.

PLEASE NOTE: Most classes meet over multiple weeks. If space is available, instructors are often able to add new students at the second class of a multi-week class. Please contact Eric Reichard to inquire if you can join a class late. If a class is beyond the second class meeting, contact Ashley Haass to be added to the mailing list. Contact information is at the bottom of the page.

Director: Eric Reichard, 828-262-6360

If you experience problems completing the registration, contact Ashley Haass at 828-262-2944 or email Ashley Haass.

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