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 next session begins the week of August 7, 2017

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

1706M – Morning Classes • 10am-12:30pm

  • 1706M3 – Wednesday, August 9-September 13 – Instructor: Mike Garnes
  • 1706M4 – Thursday, August 10-September 14 –  Instructor: Mike Garnes

1706A – Afternoon Classes • 1-3:30pm

  • 1706A1 – Monday, August 7-September 11* – Instructor: Mike Garnes

1706E – Evening Classes • 6-8:30pm

  • 1706E1 – Monday, August 7-September 11* – Instructor: Mike Garnes
  • 1706E2 – Tuesday, August 8-September 12 – Instructor: Mike Garnes
  • 1706E3 – Wednesday, August 9-September 13 – Instructor: Lindsay Philabaun

1706E – Evening Advanced Wheel Class • 6-8:30pm

  • 1706E4 – Thursday, August 10-September 14 – Instructor: Mike Garnes

*Mondays will have a 5-week session due to Labor Day 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 2017 Class Schedule