Thu, Jun 15|
East Creek Art
Wheel Throwing For Beginners: 2 day crash course - June 2023
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.
Time & Location
Jun 15, 10:00 AM – Jun 16, 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, June 15, 2023 10:00a- Friday June 16 5:00p.
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.
-2 studio days with 24 hour access
-camping (car or tent)
-daily 1:1 coaching time
-Thursday night pizza oven dough and sauce, BYO toppings
-25 lbs clay
-bisque firing up to 2 cubic feet
-tiny cabin 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.
Includes instruction, camping, clay, bisque,
Bunkhouse Bed Booking
1 night booking of twin bed in shared bunkhouse. Bottom sheet provided, BYO sleeping bag and pillow.
A-Frame Cabin Booking
1 night Private booking of the East Creek A-Frame cabin with 1 queen and pull out couch.
Tiny Cabin Booking
1 night Private booking of 8x12' tiny cabin with full bed.
Non-Artist Partner add-on
Bring a non-artist friend to participate in the food and fun, but not the making.