Wheel Throwing 1: July 2024

Man using potter's wheel to create a ceramic pot
Please wear clothes that you won’t mind getting muddy.

Completing this class successfully will better equip you to work independently as a member of the Factory Works Clay Studio.

Skill Level: Open to all skill levels

Directions to the Clay Studio inside the Pajama Factory:

Please arrive at the Pajama Factory smokestack parking lot at 602 Cemetery Street.
Please enter through the doors at the far right side of the building (as you’re facing it), and take the elevator to the 2nd floor.
Once you exit the elevator, it’s a straightforward path. Just turn right, and continue down the hallway without making any sharp turns.
Keep going straight until you reach a sizeable green freight elevator door. Go around it, either to the right or left and continue straight until you reach the end of the building.
The Clay Studio is the last door on the right, room 10-226.

Experience the Potter’s Wheel


Master Fundamentals

Enhance Your Skills

Join us for an engaging workshop that covers the essential techniques of pottery and wheel throwing. This class is perfect for beginners who have never worked with clay and those looking to refresh their skills or explore membership at the Clay Studio.

Topics Covered:

  • Wedging: Preparing clay for use.
  • Centering: Mastering the technique to ensure balance on the wheel.
  • Forming: Shaping your clay into desired forms.
  • Trimming: Refining your pieces for a polished finish.
  • Glazing: Adding the final touches to your creations.

By the end of the course, you’ll have crafted several unique items on the wheel.


  • Schedule: Thursday evenings for 8 weeks
  • Open Studio Time: Additional weekly studio time available, scheduled based on participant preferences

Come explore the art of pottery in a supportive and creative environment!

Workshop Details

Visit us at

Clay Studio, Room 10-226
1307 Park Avenue
inside The Pajama Factory
Every Thursday, July 11 - August 29
Each week, two hours of studio time for additional practice will be available
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm



NOTE: If the name on the credit card is different from the name of the participant, please include the participant name in the comments.

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