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Pottery - Beginning Handbuilding Class with Candye Lundy


Hand-building Pottery Class

Instructor:  Candye Lundy

Classes are every Thursday morning from August-December 2016/4 class sessions per month.

  •    Thursday Mornings 10:30am -1:00 pm

A fun, relaxed class focusing on creating large serving pieces made from clay! 

Learn the basics of handbuilding from SCAC Pottery Collective member Candye Lundy.

Class Fee:  $115,

This class uses Cone 6 clay.  Supplies(clay/glazes)  not included in class fee.  Bring your own clay (Cone 6) to class, available locally through Alabama Art Supply and Forstall Art Center in Birmingham. 


Pottery: Build, Throw, Fire! Wheel-class with Nita Terrell


 Build, Throw, Fire!  

Pottery: Build, Throw, Fire!  Evenings with Nita Terrell

Pottery class- majority wheel throwing with some hand building

  • Learn pottery techniques through productively working; on the wheel or through hand-built pieces

  • Learn new skills or develop and improve skills by explore wheel throwing and hand-building techniques in a fun and relaxing environment

  • Personal training time is plentiful due to our small class size (limited to 5 students minimum of 2)

Supplies:  The studio fires Cone 6 clay and glazes for class. Supplies are not included in class fee.  Purchase clay prior to class.  We will talk about glazes so you can wait on it if you like. Supplies are available locally through Alabama Art Supply or Forstall Art Center in Birmingham. 

We will throw on the wheel for the first class so bring an old towel if you can. 
Sessions - Tuesday Evening, 5:00 - 7:30pm

Ages 15 – Adult 

Class Session Dates:

August 23-September 27 *Class session is currently full*

October 4-November 1

November 15-December 20  

Regular price: $115.00







Advanced Wheel Throwing Class with Nita Terrell


This class is designed with the advanced wheel throwing potter in mind. Many potters benefit from a long span of time in the studio. The instructor is there to assist potters with developing their work; however, most work will be independent. During the session, the instructor will also be developing their own body of work.

This class is reserved for advanced wheel throwing students. *Instructor approval required.*


Class includes 2/4hr Saturday session.


September 24th and October 1st


Class fee: $100 ($50/session-includes use of studio space/firing/assistance.)


*Class is limited to 4 students*


Pottery: Creating in Community



Faciliated by Amy Pickens, Creating in Community is an evening to join fellow pottery artists to share ideas, create and fellowship. 

  • It's  fun to create with a Community of Artists 
  • No set class project; you create whatever you would like 
  • Faciliator is there for guidance 
  • Fee includes use of studio space, tools and firing fee 
  • Participants must have completed a minimum of three pottery classes to attend 
  • Limited to 8 artists 

Fee:  $50/Month 

Thursday Evenings from 5-8pm 


Pottery: Open Studio

Open Studio at the SCAC! 

Our pottery studio will be open for use!  The monthly fee includes use of space, tools, wheels and firing in the kiln. 

Non-students must have completed a minimum of three hand-building and/or wheel throwing classes to participate in the open studio. 

You must supply your own clay and glazes!  We bisque fire at  Cone "04" and glaze fire at  Cone "6".  

Monthly Fee is $50.00 and must be paid in advance!  Click for full Open Studio Guidelines. 

Fall Studio Hours

Mondays – 4:00 pm – 9:00pm

Tuesdays – 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm


Wednesdays – 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Thursdays - 1:00 pm -5:00 pm