Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Make Your Own Clay Valentines Workshop Class, for all ages, kids, adults, families - Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio, Westchester, New York, Hudson Valley, Riverdale, Woodlawn, Bronx


A Special Valentines Clay Workshop
February 1st (snow date 2/8)

Make your loved ones a Valentine gift of a clay heart ornament, plaque, small dish or sculpture.

Personalize your gift with their name or a short note...send a creative gift of love directly and uniquely from you.


Time: Open Session 1pm-4pm. Give yourself at least an hour to create your valentine.

$10 first object, $5 each additional.

Space is limited so reservations are suggested.

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio - Westchester, NY, Riverdale, Woodlawn, Bronx Pottery Classes for Adults & Children

 Watch Nicole throw a classic vase shape in this video. She's currently teaching Wednesday evenings from 7pm-9pm and Saturdays from 10:30-12:30. We also have adult ceramics classes Thursdays from 1-3 and Thursdays 7pm-9pm. Kids' classes are on Thursdays 4pm-5:30pm and Sunday 11am-12:30pm. It's not too late to enroll for our first class term.

***ENROLL NOW with a friend (or child) and each of you will get your class pro-rated (we're currently 1 class into the term), AND you will get an additional 10% OFF!***

Call 646-316-0554 to reserve a spot in one of our classes.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Yonkers Peace Pottery Studio, Westchester, Riverdale, Woodlawn, Bronx New York Pottery Ceramic Classes, Adults and Children

Our pottery classes start this week. We hope you'll be joining us!
Please call or email us register for a pottery class, please choose the class day and time that best fits your schedule for the entire session. We will adding classes to our roster as the studio grows, so please check back often.

Adult Classes

  • Meet weekly for 8 sessions, unless noted otherwise.
  • Cost is $240
  • Low cost includes clay, glazes, project storage*, open studio practice time** (encouraged)
  • Missed classes may be made up within the term. NO EXCEPTIONS. NO REFUNDS after class begins.
  • Firing fees are 4-cents/cubic inch
  • Bring your own tools or purchase at the studio.
  • Wear appropriate clothing, bring apron. Clay is messy!
  • Bring a towel
Wheel Throwing and Hand-building (all levels) - To best grasp the wide range of possibilities there are in working with clay we offer mixed-activity classes. The instructors will teach many skills and techniques to create simple and complex ceramic forms, including pinch, slab, coil, sculpting/modeling .  Various throwing projects, glazing and surface techniques will be explored. Students will learn to use studio equipment including the slab roller, extruder and wheel to make mugs, bowls, plates, teapots and more! A small group size ensures individual guidance.
Wednesdays, 7pm-9pm
Thursdays, 7pm-9pm
Saturdays, 10:30am-12:30pm

Children's Pottery and Ceramics Classes

  • Meet weekly for 8 sessions, unless noted otherwise.
  • Cost is $240
  • Includes clay, glazes, tools, shelf storage, firing fees, everything provided
  • Missed classes may be made up within the term. NO EXCEPTIONS. NO REFUNDS after class begins.
Students learn handbulding techniques from pinch pots to coils, slabs, and sculpture. Older students can also experiment with the wheel.
Thursdays, 4-5:30pm
Sundays, 11am-12:30pm