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Thu, Aug 04


East Creek Art

Wheel Throwing For Beginners: 2 day crash course

Come to East Creek to dip your toe in the world of the potter's wheel, camp, and make wood fired pizza! All materials included.

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Wheel Throwing For Beginners: 2 day crash course
Wheel Throwing For Beginners: 2 day crash course

Time & Location

Aug 04, 2022, 10:00 AM – Aug 05, 2022, 5:00 PM

East Creek Art, 12251 SW East Creek Rd, Willamina, OR 97396, USA


About the event

Wheel Throwing For Beginners: 2 day crash course

12 people max. Indoor/Outdoor. Beginner friendly. 

Thursday, August 4 2022 10:00a- Friday August 5 5:00p. 


-2 studio days with 24 hour access

-camping (car or tent)

-daily instruction 

-daily 1:1 coaching time

-Thursday night August pizza oven dough and sauce, BYO toppings

-25 lbs clay

-bisque firing up to 2 cubic feet

Join Joe Robinson for a 2 day fun crash course at the potter's wheel, all materials included. You'll learn basics like what is clay, get some wheel instruction, see demos, and have a chance to try your hand. The works you make will be fired for your later pickup. 

You'll get 3 forms of instruction- lecture, master demos, and 1:1 coaching. When you're not in the studio, enjoy the beautiful East Creek campus, hang out by the creek, go for a hike, or explore the local logging culture of Willamina, OR.


-tiny cabin stay

-bunkhouse stay

-fall wood firing

-return for raku day

-return for glazing

note: bisque firing is included, but glaze firing is not. You can choose to continue the process with us at East Creek, or take your bisque home to finish at your local shared studio.

*Vaccines against COVID-19 are required at East Creek**


  • Workshop registration

    Includes instruction, camping, clay, bisque, wood fired pizza dough

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  • Bunkhouse Bed Booking

    1 night booking of twin bed in shared bunkhouse. Bottom sheet provided, BYO sleeping bag and pillow.

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  • A-Frame Cabin Booking

    1 night Private booking of the East Creek A-Frame cabin with 1 queen and pull out couch.

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  • Tiny Cabin Booking

    1 night Private booking of 8x12' tiny cabin with full bed.

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  • Non-Artist Partner add-on

    Bring a non-artist friend to participate in the food and fun, but not the making.

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