Ceramics Classes

Union Project's ceramics classes encourage the making of both hand-made objects and connections among people. Your class registration furthers UP's mission to use our space to bring people together to connect, create, and celebrate.

The online registration form is located within each class listing. After you submit the form, you will be to submit payment via Paypal. Your spot is not secured until payment is received. All materials and supplies are included in class price. Ceramic toolkits are available for $20.

Refund policy: Refunds may be issued if requested at least two weeks prior to class start date. There will be no refunds issued within two weeks of start date. A $20 administrative fee will be charged for all refunds.

Class make-up policy: Class participants are able to make up one missed class during an Open Studio session. The missed class must be made up before the last class of the session.

Have an idea for a class you'd like Union Project to offer, please share it with Milo Berezin at milo@unionproject.org.

Summer Workshop:
Sunday, August 25
1 - 4 pm
Cost: $40/person

Rats, this workshop is full!  Try the September or October Wheel 101 instead.

Always wanted to try your hand at the potter's wheel? Need a quick refresher on that ceramics class you took in high...

Fall Workshop:
Sunday, September 8
1 - 4 pm
Cost: $40/person

Always wanted to try your hand at the potter's wheel? Need a quick refresher on that ceramics class you took in high school?

Join us for a creative evening playing on the potter's wheel. Participants will learn the basics of centering clay and throwing bowls and cylinders on the wheel. Led by an experienced teaching artist, this fun and informative workshop is designed for those...

Guests enjoy time in the studio with a nice glass of wine.Fall Workshop:
Friday, September 13
7 - 10 pm
Cost: $75/pair or $45/person

Spend Friday night with buddies, drinking wine, in the studio! Grab a buddy or a date for three hours of clay and wine.  Everyone will have a chance to play on the wheel, and...

Monday Evening Beginner/Intermediate CeramicsFall Session:
10 Mondays, September 16 - November 18
6 - 9 pm
Cost: $255

Whether you already have a little experience in clay, or are just starting out – this class will give you an...

Working with clay slabs.Fall Session:
10 Tuesdays, September 17 - November 19
6 - 9 pm
Cost: $255

Not all potters use the wheel!

This class will explore a range of hand-building techniques for making functional pottery without the use of a throwing wheel. Dig more deeply into pinch, slab, and coil construction to learn how to...

Thursday Beginner/Intermediate CeramicsFall Session:
10 Thursdays, September 19 - November 21
6 - 9 pm

Cost: $255

Whether you already have a little experience in clay, or are just starting out – this class will give you an introduction to the fundamentals of wheel-throwing and hand-building...

Saturday Beginner/Intermediate CeramicsFall Session:
10 Saturdays, September 21 - November 23
9 am - 12 pm

Cost: $255

Whether you already have a little experience in clay, or are just starting out – this class will give you an introduction to...

Family Clay & PlayFall Workshop:
Sunday, September 29
1 - 3 pm
Cost: $20/person - All Ages

Bring the family to the ceramics studio for an afternoon of learning together through creative exploration and experimentation. With guidance from a Union Project teaching artist, learn ceramic hand-building skills and work together or...

Fall Workshop:
Sunday, October 6
Drop in anytime from 1 - 3 pm
Cost: $30/Pumpkin

Come pick your own ceramic pumpkin and then carve it into a jack-o-lantern!

Hollow clay pumpkin forms are individually hand-made by one of our artist members, for you to come and carve - just like a real pumpkin! They will be in the "leather-hard" state, meaning that they are firm to the touch, yet soft enough to be carved with a knife. After being carved, the pumpkin will be dried and fired in our kiln to almost 2000...

Guests enjoy time in the studio with a nice glass of wine.Fall Workshop:
Friday, October 11
7 - 10 pm
Cost: $75/pair or $45/person

Spend Friday night with buddies, drinking wine, in the studio! Grab a buddy or a date for three hours of clay and wine.  Everyone will have a chance to play on the wheel, and our...

Wheel 101 at Union ProjectFall Workshop:
Sunday, October 20
1 - 4 pm
Cost: $40/person

Always wanted to try your hand at the potter's wheel? Need a quick refresher on that ceramics class you took in high school?

Join us for a creative evening playing on the potter's wheel. Participants will learn the basics of centering...

Fall Workshop:
Sunday, November 3
1 - 4 pm

Cost: $40/person - Ages 9-16

Has your teen or tween always wanted to try their hand at the potter's wheel? 

Join us for a creative afternoon of exploration in the ceramics studio. Designed for youth ages 9-16 years old, students will learn the basics of centering clay and throwing bowls and...

Guests enjoy time in the studio with a nice glass of wine.Fall Workshop:
Friday, November 8
7 - 10 pm
Cost: $75/pair or $45/person

Spend Friday night with buddies, drinking wine, in the studio! Grab a buddy or a date for three hours of clay and wine.  Everyone will have a chance to play on the wheel, and our...

Wheel 101 at Union ProjectFall Workshop:
Sunday, November 17
1 - 4 pm
Cost: $40/person

Always wanted to try your hand at the potter's wheel? Need a quick refresher on that ceramics class you took in high school?

Join us for a creative evening playing on the potter's wheel. Participants will learn the basics of centering...

Fall Workshop:
Friday, December 6
7 - 10 pm
Cost: $75/pair or $45/person

Trim your tree and make merry in the studio! You will learn various hand-building techniques and create festive holiday ornaments and decorations, all while enjoying seasonal adult beverages.  Sip some jingle juice and get your creativity flowing!  No experience necessary. 

To register for this class, you must complete the registration form below and submit payment online using a credit card. Your...

Wheel 101 at Union ProjectFall Workshop:
Tuesday, December 10
6 - 9 pm
Cost: $40/person

Always wanted to try your hand at the potter's wheel? Need a quick refresher on that ceramics class you took in high school?

Join us for a creative evening playing on the potter's wheel. Participants will learn the basics of...

Spring Flowers workshopSnow Day Camp:
Friday, December 27
9 - 4 pm
Cost: $75/child - Ages 8-12

School's out for winter break - come celebrate in the studio for a one-day-only Snow Day Camp at Union Project!

Campers will spend the day exercising their imaginations through clay, paper, paint, and more. Your child will stay...