Pottery Classes at McKinney Art House

Classes are available for children, teens and adults, some classes are family and all ages friendly. All of teachers work in the art community and many are award winning and nationally recognized artists.

A weekly class is a great way to expand your understanding of art. We also offer private lessons for Pottery classes.   

Pottery classes include hand building as well as wheel thrown techniques and a wide variety of glaze colors to choose from. Firing in 2 different electric kilns, and raku kilns provide a wide range of surface decoration. Learn more about each class by selecting the options below. Some of the kids weekly classes are not  run during summer due to Summer camps . 

 For registering to the classes  click on the options  below for more details.

 

Private Pottery Lessons

Private Pottery Lessons

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Ages: 7 to Adult

Instructor: Jennifer Burke  or Stephanie Kaminer

The lesson is $27.50 ($25 per hour tuition+$2.50 studio fee) for one person per hour + Clay . For additional people it will be $12.50 ( $10 tuition+ $2.50 studio fee) per person per hour + Clay. 

 

Classes need to be scheduled minimum for 2hrs. If it is just an one-time event there is additonal $25 charge as the artists would be spending time for processing of the art work( Glazing and firing).

Please contact Jennifer via email at jburkepottery@gmail.com for availability and further information

or

Please contact Stephanie via email at sjkaminer@gmail.com  for availability and further information

 

 

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0_SunAfternoon ** Pottery Wheel & Clay ** Ages: 16-Adult (Alex Macias) * Full and Waitlisted* *

0_SunAfternoon ** Pottery Wheel & Clay ** Ages: 16-Adult (Alex Macias) * Full and Waitlisted* *

 * Full and waitlisted*

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Ages: 16- Adult

Time:  Sunday  2:00pm- 5.00pm( classes are 2hrs or 3hrs increment and can come anytime between 2.00pm to 5.00pm)

Instructor:  Alex Macias:

Tuition per month*: $78 (2 Hour)/ $98 (3 Hour) per month plus clay

 

Do something you have always wanted to do-learn how to throw on the pottery wheel to make your own bowls, plates and cups! Hand build boxes, sculpt animals and hang out with other potters every Monday evening. You'll love it! Families welcome!

Register below paying first month dues and $50 Deposit**( applied to last 2 weeks of classes).

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*Tuition includes a monthly supply fee of $10 which the McKinney Art House will use to purchase ceramic supplies such as Glaze for pottery classes.

**A deposit of $50 goes towards the last 2 classes of your tuition. If you decide to stop the class at any time,  you must  notifiy no later than two weeks in advance else you will lose the deposit. We have a waiting list, in most cases, and/or turn people away because of limited space. Knowing you will discontinue 2 weeks in advance helps get your spot filled.

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1_MonNight **Pottery Wheel & Clay **Ages: 16-Adult (Alex Macias) : Full and Waitlisted

1_MonNight **Pottery Wheel & Clay **Ages: 16-Adult (Alex Macias) : Full and Waitlisted

*Full and Waitlisted: Register below to get on waitlist*

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Ages: 16- Adult

Time:  Monday 6:15pm- 9-15pm( classes are 2hrs or 3hrs increment and can come anytime between 6.15pm to 7.15pm)

Instructor:  Alex Macias:

Tuition per month*: $78 (2 Hour)/ $98 (3 Hour) per month plus clay

 

Do something you have always wanted to do-learn how to throw on the pottery wheel to make your own bowls, plates and cups! Hand build boxes, sculpt animals and hang out with other potters every Monday evening. You'll love it! Families welcome!

Register below paying first month dues and $50 Deposit**( applied to last 2 weeks of classes).

Register

 

*Tuition includes a monthly supply fee of $10 which the McKinney Art House will use to purchase ceramic supplies such as Glaze for pottery classes.

**A deposit of $50 goes towards the last 2 classes of your tuition. If you decide to stop the class at any time,  you must  notifiy no later than two weeks in advance else you will lose the deposit. We have a waiting list, in most cases, and/or turn people away because of limited space. Knowing you will discontinue 2 weeks in advance helps get your spot filled.

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3_WedNight** Pottery Wheel & Handbuilding Class **Ages:18+ (Stephanie) * Full and Waitlisted*

3_WedNight** Pottery Wheel & Handbuilding Class **Ages:18+ (Stephanie) * Full and Waitlisted*

 Currently Waitlisted: Contact Stephanie at sjkaminer@gmail.com

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Time: Wednesday 6-9

Age: 18 & up

Instructor: Stephanie Kaminer
Registration:contact Stephanie at sjkaminer@gmail.com
Tuition per month: $98/mo for 3 hr plus clay costs of $8-$15/ 25# bag of clay

Here we will learn how to throw on the pottery wheel mugs, bowls, and other functional art pieces along with creating art pieces using hand building techniques. We will use our hands and maybe (probably) even get a little messy! This is a come and go class that you have a choice of hours.

*Tuition includes a monthly supply fee of $10 which the McKinney Art House will use to purchase ceramic supplies such as Glaze for pottery classes.

For terms and conditions of my  pottery class: Click Here

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4_ThuAfterSchool** Pottery Wheel Throwing and Hand Building **Ages: 10-Adult (Jennifer)* Full and Waitlisted*

4_ThuAfterSchool** Pottery Wheel Throwing and Hand Building **Ages: 10-Adult (Jennifer)* Full and Waitlisted*

 

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Thursday Pottery Class - Wheel Throwing and Hand Building.

Instructor: Jennifer Burke (jburkepottery@gmail.com)

Ages: 10 - Adult

Time: 4:00 - 6:00pm

Tuition: $78* per month for weekly 2-hour class plus the cost of clay (approximately $10 for 25 lbs).

Register below paying first month dues and $50 Deposit**( applied to last 2 weeks of classes).

For terms and conditions of   pottery class: Click Here

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Students will learn to make cups, bowls, and any other forms they can dream up, using various methods including throwing on the wheel and hand building with coils or slabs. Basic skills will be emphasized for beginners and as students progress they can choose their own projects while continuing to build their skills. Come ready to get muddy! Class size is limited to 6 students.

*Tuition includes a monthly supply fee of $10 which the McKinney Art House will use to purchase ceramic supplies such as Glaze for pottery classes.

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5_FriMorning** Wheel Throwing and Hand Building Pottery **Ages: Adult (Jennifer) * )* Two slots open**

5_FriMorning** Wheel Throwing and Hand Building Pottery **Ages: Adult (Jennifer) * )* Two slots open**

 

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Friday Pottery Class - Wheel Throwing and Hand Building.

**Click on register button below to register**

Instructor: Jennifer Burke (jburkepottery@gmail.com)

Ages: Adult

Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm

Tuition: $98* per month for weekly 3-hour class plus the cost of clay (approximately $10 for 25 lbs).

Register below paying first month dues and $50 Deposit**( applied to last 2 weeks of classes).

For terms and conditions of pottery class: Click Here

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Do something you always wanted to do - learn to throw on the pottery wheel to make your own cups, plates and bowls! Hand build boxes, sculpt animals and hang out with other potters every Friday morning. This class will focus on the basic skills for beginners and as you progress the instructor will work with you to expand your knowledge of techniques and improve your skills to achieve the goals you set for yourself. This is an on-going class.

*Tuition includes a monthly supply fee of $10 which the McKinney Art House will use to purchase ceramic supplies such as Glaze for pottery classes.

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Pottery experience with Celeste( Private class): Basic: One Time

Pottery experience with Celeste( Private class): Basic: One Time

 

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Ages : 8+ ( Limited to 2 people only)

Time:  By appointment only ( please check before you register below)

Instructor: Celeste 

This will be a one time 2hr session. We will go over the basics of throwing on the pottery wheel. You will be able to create one hand build and one to two wheel projects based on time. I will be glazing with one color and putting them through the process of completion. The fee for this is added in the price below.

 Fall 2021 Promotional Pricing 

$27.50 per hour for one person. Class minimum time is 2hrs. Clay cost will be $5.00 for one person and $9.00 for two. For an additional person it will be $ 13.75 per hour.

For one time classes there is a fee of $25 for trimming, glazing and firing your pieces. If you would like to have the experience of trimming and glazing your pieces plus do an additional 1-2 hand pieces you would love the project comprehensive package. This trimming fee is removed for the comprehensive package.

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Pottery experience with Celeste( Private class):Comprehensive- 3 Sessions

Pottery experience with Celeste( Private class):Comprehensive- 3 Sessions

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Ages : 8+ ( Limited to 2 people only)

Time:  By appointment only ( please check before you register below)

Instructor: Celeste 

Project package.. this includes three lessons.

 

-The first session will be learning the fundamentals of throwing and creating items. This will include a hand build and a wheel piece. This will be a 2 hr session.

-The second session will be a week later where you will trim your pieces and make another hand build project. This will also be a 2 hr session.

-The last session will be glazing your products and that will be a 1 hr session. You will get to choose up to two colors unlike the basic one session.

 

 Fall 2021 Promotional Pricing 

$27.50 per hour for one person. This class is 5 hrs broken up into 3 sessions. For each
additional person it will be $13.75 per hour. The clay cost will be $9.00 for one person and $18
for 2.

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Weekly Pottery experience with Celeste( Private class)

Weekly Pottery experience with Celeste( Private class)

 

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Ages : 8+ ( Limited to 2 people only)

Time:  By appointment only ( please check before you register below)

Instructor: Celeste 

Weekly sessions-

This will be a weekly 2hr class and include instruction on different forms of creating with clay.

This will include hand build, slab work, molds and wheel.

This class includes up to two color options of glaze for each piece.

You will work with your piece from start to finish. Creating, trimming and glazing.

 

 Fall 2021 Promotional Pricing 

Weekly tuition is $55.00 Per 2 hr session/per person. Clay will be $18.00 at the first session. This is a 25lb
bag.
There is a minimum 2 month commitment for this class. No refunds for days missed but can
make them up on a later date. Tuition is due at the beginning of the month or by your first
session of the month. Weekly classes may include up to 2 people per session.

This is a minimum 2 months commitment.

Time for each session:

For 8-Adult class time is 2hrs.

This can be altered on a case by case basis…

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