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Pottery Classes Coming up in Boston and Online

Unfortunately, no classes in-person in Boston have spots left, but 1 class live online is available.

Ceramic Llama Painting

Food Craft @ Live Online

Easy ceramic painting with virtual llama meeting No drama for our Llamas! Fulfill your dream of painting a ceramic Llama, while (virtually) meeting real Llamas! This event will be unforgettable and Ll-amazing. Paint your own ceramic Llama pottery with your desired color palette and get to visit fantastic Llama royalties you'll never meet anywhere else! Guests will discover the easy techniques for painting a colorful ceramic Llama, and meet star...

Monday Jun 19th, 9am–11pm Eastern Time

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Lexington Arts and Crafts @ 130 Waltham St, Lexington, MA 02421

This pottery class is for students of all levels who are interested in both hand building and wheel throwing techniques. There will be step-by-step demonstrations and projects for beginners and new inspiring projects for more experienced potters.   Fee includes clay, glazes, firing 


10 sessions

Pottery Wheel

Indigo Fire Studio @ 60 Concord Ave, Belmont, MA 02478

In this class experienced potters will build on their skills to focus on handles, lids, plates, and more. Students will work on surface decorations and learn to incorporate hand built embellishments into their work. Fee includes stoneware clay, glazes, and firings. You also receive ‘Studio Privileges’ for the length of the session. This means you can come and practice anytime the studio is open and another class is not in session. Prerequisite...

Adult Pottery

Mudville Pottery @ 181 Pearl St, Somerville, MA 02145

The Mudville classes are mixed level and mixed activity. A class may have people who have been at the studio for years, experienced people new to Mudville and people new to clay. People may be throwing, handbuilding, or glazing. We welcome beginners! Beginners get most of the teacher's attention (they need it!) and exposure to what the more advanced students are creating. There's no pressure to keep up because you learn at your own pace. Experienced...


10 sessions

All Ages Pottery Wheel

Indigo Fire Studio @ 60 Concord Ave, Belmont, MA 02478

Our All Ages Pottery Wheel class is a great option for adults who want to take a class with their child or relative. This class is geared towards beginners and we will cover all the basics, of throwing on the potters wheel including wedging, centering and pulling. We will also cover handles, plates and lids. Glaze and surface design techniques are also covered in this class. Fee is per person and includes all classes, studio privileges and 35Lb...


6 sessions

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Adult Pottery (Beginner/Intermediate)

Local Pottery @ 376 Washington St, Boston, MA 02061

This 10-week course focuses on all the basics of pottery making. Students will learn hand building, using a potter's wheel, surface  decoration and glazing. Classes are small enough to accommodate some  tailoring to the interests of the group. Materials & Firing Charges: Tuition does not include materials or firings. Finished work is charged at a rate of $.06/in3. This charge includes clay, glazes, bisque and glaze firings....

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10 sessions

Pottery Making and Surface Design

The New Art Center in Newton @ 61 Washington Park, Newtonville, MA 02460

Working with clay offers endless possibilities. Whether you are completely new to pottery making or wish to build upon your existing skills, this class is perfect for you to explore your creativity. Class offers demos of various surface design technique including texturing, inlaying, stamping, slip decoration, stenciling, several image transfer methods such as slip transfer, laser print transfer, drawn image transfer and silkscreen stencil transfer....


9 sessions

Teen Pottery

Lexington Arts and Crafts @ 130 Waltham St, Lexington, MA 02421

Focus on both wheel and hand-building techniques, as well as decorating and glazing high fire stoneware.  Classes are for 7th through 12th graders and all instruction is individualized from beginner to advanced. Fee includes clay, glazes, firing    A student tool kit is recommended at a cost of $15


8 sessions

Teen Pottery Wheel

Indigo Fire Studio @ 60 Concord Ave, Belmont, MA 02478

In this class, beginners will learn the basics of throwing on the potters wheel and proper technique. Intermediate students will grow in their work to learn plates, teapots, stacking, hand building elements. Find your style we will help you evolve into a skilled potter. Everyone will learn about glaze and carving techniques. Ned is one of the owners of the Studio. In this class he offers a relaxed format with an emphasis on demos and work time....


6 sessions

Turkish Pottery (Cini) Painting

Turkish Cultural Center Boston @ 1105 Commonwealth Ave, Boston, MA 02215

The art of Turkish tiles and ceramics have a very important in the history of Islamic art. Its roots can be traced at least as far back as the Uighurs of the 8th and 9th centuries. Its subsequent development was influenced by Karakhanid, Ghaznavid, and (especially) Iranian Seljuk art. With the Seljuks' victory over the Byzantines at Malazgirt in 1071, the art followed them into Anatolia and embarked upon a new period of strong development fostered...

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Adult Classes Intermediate

Purple Sage Pottery @ 3 Mechanic St, Boston, MA 01860

Purple Sage Pottery owner Iris Minc helps you refine current skills and learn more advanced techniques.


9 sessions

Adult Classes (Intermediate/Advanced)

Purple Sage Pottery @ 3 Mechanic St, Boston, MA 01860

Purple Sage Pottery owner Iris Minc helps you refine current skills and learn more advanced techniques.


9 sessions

Parent & Child Wheel

MudFlat Pottery Studio @ 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145

Work side-by-side with your child to learn how to throw a pot on the wheel. Each participant works at their own pottery wheel. Keep one to have glazed and fired.

Hand and Wheel

Arsenal Center For The Arts @ 321 Arsenal St, Watertown, MA 02472

Learn to use the pottery wheel in this beginning class that will cover bowls, plates, and cups. Students will also learn basic handbuilding techniques to broaden the scope of possible projects.  Specific pieces will be demonstrated each week to continue challenging even intermediate students while allowing for self-exploration and the development of one’s own aesthetic. Class may be repeated to continue building skill.  25 pounds of...


8 sessions


MudFlat Pottery Studio @ 81 Broadway, Somerville, MA 02145

Enhance your handbuilding skills with coiling, one of the world’s oldest pottery making techniques. This class offers support for your creative process, from building to glazing, as well as technical guidance which you can apply to any project. Incorporate slab and pinched elements to functional or sculptural coiled forms and the possibilities are endless. Stretch your comfort level to new bounds and see what happens to your work!


14 sessions

Friday is Platterday

Local Pottery @ 376 Washington St, Boston, MA 02061

Spend Black Friday with us at the Pottery Studio! You’ll hand-build a serving platter (or two, based on size/time...). We'll fire and glaze. Serving all of your jewelry, cheese, keys, hair clips, mixed nuts, charcuterie, makeup, loose change, paper clips, and knickknack needs! We'll help you along in creating the form and have carving and stamping tools availble for you to decorate your platters into beautiful additions for your home. Instruction...

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