Leila Sun

Leila Sun has been at the art house since 2010. She attends many shows and festivals in the McKinney area. She has been teaching at camps for the past three years and has done private lessons and birthday parties. She enjoys throwing and sculpting and is having so much fun teaching Friday night classes at the Art House. You can see more of her work here: leilasceramics.co

McKinney Clay Exposition

Mckinney Clay Expo

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Once a year McKinney artists open their studio doors to the public to share, to inspire and to connect. Experience the creative process and get to know the artists. This magical world of art is hiding the treasures. Find yours.

New Wednesday Night Pottery Wheel & Handbuilding Class

This class is for the individual who wants to learn to throw on the wheel and make your own cups, bowls, and plates. Hand build coil pots, mold plates or sculptures. Come have an evening of fun exploring clay.

Time: Wednesday 6-9

Age: 13 & up

Cost: $88 per month plus clay

Instructor: Brittney Hammond

Registration: Please contact Brittney Hammond at hammond.brittney@gmail.com 

Pottery Wheel & Clay. Ages 13- Adult (Leila)

Pottery Wheel & Clay. Ages 13- Adult (Leila)

Ages: 13- Adult

Time: Friday 6pm – 9pm

Instructor: Leila Sun

Tuition per month: $68 (2 Hour Class)/ $88 (3 hour) per month plus clay

Registration : contact Leila at leilasun@live.com or leilasceramics.com 

 

This one of a kind class allows students to make their own pieces and learn to throw on the pottery wheel. Come enjoy classes that will teach you to throw a variety of pieces: mugs, bowls, plates and other functional art pieces and also other sculptural elements. Come and get messy!

 

 

Pottery Wheel & Clay. Ages 13-Adult (Brandon)

Ages: 13-Adult (Beginers and up)
Time: Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm 
Instructor: Brandon Howell
Registration:contact Brandon at bhowell.pottery@gmail.com
Tuition per month*: either $68 each month plus clay (approx. $10 for 25# of clay)

Play in the mud and not get into trouble! Have fun learning how to create mugs, bowls, and more on a potter’s wheel or try your hand at creating boxes or sculptures with different hand building techniques. You'll love it!

Pottery Wheel & Clay. Ages 16-Adult (Tim)

Ages: 16- Adult

Time:Monday 6:15pm-8:15/9:15pm, Tuesday 6:15pm-8:15pm, 8:15pm-10:15pm   

Instructor: Tim Bednar

Tuition per month*: $68 (2 Hour)/ $88 (3 Hour) per month plus clay

Registration: Contact Tim

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!

Pottery Wheel & Clay. Ages 5-18 (Brittney)

Ages: 5-18

Time: Monday 4-6, Tuesday 4-6, Thursday 4-6.
Instructor: Brittney Hammond
Tuition per month*: $68 per month, plus clay

This is the class for the Artist that wants to learn how to throw on the wheel. Basic hand building skills will be developed, as each child gets one-on-one attention from Ms. Brittney. All pieces will be fired and glazed.

 

 

Pottery Wheel & Clay. Ages 7-Adult (Stephanie)

Ages: 7-Adult
Time: Saturdays 9:00am - 2:00pm*
Instructor: Stephanie Kaminer
Registration:contact Stephanie at sjkaminer@gmail.com
Tuition per month: $68/mo for 2 hr $88/mo for 3 hr plus clay costs of $8-&15/ 25# bag of clay

* Class can be taken in 2 or 3 hour increments from 9:00 AM to 2:00PM

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.

Pottery Wheel & Clay. Ages Adult (Brittney)

Ages: Adult
Instructor: Brittney Hammond
Tuition per month*: $88 per month plus clay (approx. $10 for 25lb of 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 Friday morning. You'll love it! This is an on-going class.

Friday 9am-12

Private Pottery Lessons

Ages: 7 to Adult

Instructor: Stephanie Kaminer

 

The lesson is $25 per hour for one person. For additional people it will be $10 per person per hour.

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

Wednesday Pottery Wheel & Clay. Ages 13-Adult (Brittney)

Ages: 13-Adult

Time: Wednesday 11:30-2:30pm
Instructor: Brittney Hammond
Tuition per month*: $88 per month for weekly 3-hour class;  (Clay is approximately $10 for 25lbs).
Registration: Contact Brittney

Starting up again in September 2018

This class offers the student opportunities to create functional dinnerware, mugs, trays, and bowls as well as beautiful pieces of sculptural art. Students will receive instruction in forming clay by hand or by using a potter's wheel. Whatever you decide to make, you will love working with clay! Class size limited to 6 students.