Pottery Classes

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One-Time Workshop

Discover the potter within!

Come in for a fun & hands on introductory class

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Weekly Multi Classes
Mixed Level

Join the community of potters and ignite your creativity!

Sign up for a weekly class to start or continue your journey into clay

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Private Events

Schedule your private party or corporate event for a fun pottery experience

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8 Week Pottery Series
Beginner / Intermediate

Spring Semester

This 8-week pottery series is a great way for those interest in learning the basics of pottery or those hoping to get a refresher. The curriculum will go over making pieces on the potter’s wheel, hand building, carving, and decorating techniques. Finalizing with painting, glazing and finishing your pottery.
 

Students will come away with an understanding of the entire making process as well as a number of finished (food safe) pieces of handmade pottery.....made by you!

 

 

Nate Shipley: Thursdays, 3:30p – 6p

Caitlyn Chwatek: Saturdays, 12:30-3p

Nate Shipley: Sundays, 10-12:30p

  • $360 / 8 Classes including clay, glaze, tools, and firing

  • Able to reschedule 1 make up class

  • As this is a curriculum based class the price is non-refundable

  • Duration: 2-hour class with additional 30 minutes cleanup

  • Age Requirement: 18+

 
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One-Time Pottery Workshop

Get lost in clay!

This class is for first time potters – or those looking for a fun refresher – where we will sit down at the potter’s wheel and take you through the steps of throwing a few pots.

This is a fun and relaxing class to unplug from your phone, get your hands muddy, and experience clay! Great for a date night or family outing. 

Participants will come away with 2 pieces in the color of your choosing. These pieces will be picked up in 3-4 weeks to be used as everyday functional wares. 

  • $75 including clay, glaze, and firing

  • Scheduled:

    • Friday 7-9:30p 

      • Wheel Throwing​

    • Sunday 3:30-6p

      • Wheel Throwing and Slab Building​

  • Duration: 2-hour class with additional 30 minutes cleanup

  • Age Requirement: 13+

 
 
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Weekly Multi Classes
Mixed Level
(min of 4 classes)

Bring your ideas to life

Join the community of makers! This is a recurring class which includes students getting in to the craft as well as others launching their Etsy store.

Although not required, we suggest starting with a one-time class before signing up for a series. The packages are sold in sets of 4 but we suggest signing up for at least 8 weeks as classes fill up fast.

Participants will work through all aspects of the pottery process; throwing, hand building, trimming, and glazing. The teacher will do regular demonstrations and is available to assist and inspire as needed.

Students are encouraged to ignite their creativity, experiment, and have fun. Become part of this creative and social community.

  • Minimum 4 classes to take pieces through entire making process

  • $180 per 4 sessions clay, glaze, and firing included

  • Scheduled:

    • Mondays 3:30-6 & 6:30-9p

    • Tuesdays 6:30-9:00p

    • Wednesdays 6:30-9:00p

    • Thursday 6:30-9:00p 

    • Saturdays 3:30-6:00p

  • Class duration: 2 hours with additional 30 minute cleanup

  • Age Requirement: 18+

 

Up to 13 people per class with additional seats available for hand building or glazing projects. If class is full, jump on the waitlist and email if you plan to glaze/hand build.

*Purchase a single class to glaze finish pieces. Wheels can be used during this time if there is an open wheel. 4 session students will have priority.

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Private Classes

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Corporate Events

Book a fun afternoon or night out with your family, friends, or colleagues

Private classes can accommodate 6-16 people for a fun pottery experience. Classes will be tailored to the occasion and include wheel throwing and/or hand building projects.

Participants will each walk away with up to 2 creations in the colors of your choosing. These pieces will be picked up in 3-4 weeks to be used as everyday functional wares. 

  • Please reach out for a quote

  • Clay, glaze, and firing included

50% deposit required upon confirmation

 

Cancellation Policy

Recurring classes: You are able to change your scheduled class up to 20hrs prior to class with a full refund through our scheduling link here. You can go in and reschedule for a later date.

 

One-time classes: Cancellations are allowed with a full refund 20 hours prior to class. You can go direct to our scheduling site here.

8 Week Workshops: We allow for one make up glaze finisher class tacked onto the end of your series. Since the course is curriculum based and does not have a waitlist the course balance is non-refundable.

 
Reach out for a Private Pottery Class

A:   SoWa Arts District, South End

75 Thayer St.

Boston, MA 02118

E:  Info@ClayLoungeBoston.com

MON - FRI:  11am - 10pm

SATURDAY:   10am - 10pm

SUNDAY:   10am - 11pm

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