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 September 18, 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).

1707M – Morning Classes • 10am-12:30pm

  • 1707M3 – Wednesday, September 20-November 1 – Instructor: Mike Garnes
  • 1707M4 – Thursday, September 21-November 2 –  Instructor: Mike Garnes

1707A – Afternoon Classes • 1-3:30pm

  • 1707A1 – Monday, September 18-October 30 – Instructor: Mike Garnes

1707E – Evening Classes • 6-8:30pm

  • 1707E1 – Monday, September 18-October 30 – Instructor: Mike Garnes
  • 1707E2 – Tuesday, September 19-October 31 – Instructor: Mike Garnes

1707E – Evening “Combo” Class • 6-8:30pm

  • 1707EC – Wednesday, September 20-November 1 – Instructor: Lindsay Philabaun

1707E – Evening Advanced Wheel Class • 6-8:30pm

  • 1707E4 – Thursday, September 21-November 2 – Instructor: Mike Garnes

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