Wheel Throwing



Take the Pottery Wheel for a Spin!
You’ve always wanted to try it—so why not now? These six week classes explore a variety of wheel throwing techniques for beginners through experienced potters. We offer a variety of class times to fit your lifestyle—check out our schedule of upcoming classes. View a gallery of just a few recent class projects.

View our video tutorial on the basics of centering & pulling a cylinder

Pottery Wheel Class Schedule
The last session of 2018 begins the week of October 29!

Choose the day and time that suits your schedule. (Example, it you choose a Monday night class, you’ll come 6 consecutive Monday nights).

1808M – Morning Classes • 10am-12:30pm

  • 1808M3 – Wednesday, October 31-December 12* – Instructor: Mike Garnes
  • 1808M4 – Thursday, November 1-December 13* –  Instructor: Mike Garnes

1808A – Afternoon Classes • 1-3:30pm

  • 1808A1 – Monday, October 29-December 3 – Instructor: Mike Garnes

1808E – Evening Classes • 6-8:30pm

  • 1808E1 – Monday, October 29-December 3 – Instructor: Mike Garnes
  • 1808E2 – Tuesday, October 30-December 4 – Instructor: Mike Garnes
  • 1808E3 – Thursday, November 1-December 13* – Instructor: Mike Garnes

1808E – Evening “Combo” Class • 6-8:30pm

  • 1808EC – Wednesday, October 31-December 12* – Instructor: Lindsay Philabaun

*Wednesday & Thursday classes will extend one week due to Thanksgiving Holiday. 

Class fee: $150, includes 25lbs of clay, all instruction, firings and a selection of glazes. Beginning students must purchase a tool kit, available at Capitol Clay Arts Company.

To register call 304-720-9851 or email Karen@capitolclayarts.com.

View the entire 2019 Class Schedule