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Open Studio and Gallery Hours

Hours: June 4 - Sept. 2, 2017
Monday 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday: CLOSED (except classes)
Wednesday 10:00 am- 7:00 pm
Thursday CLOSED (except classes)
Friday Available for Private Events
Saturday 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday: CLOSED (except clases)

WORKSHOPS ARE BACK

Mini-Workshop: Petite Basket

We are excited to announce a Whistle Stop Workshop. Grace Markley will be leading a mini workshop on how to construct clay woven baskets. The workshop will be held Sunday, October 8th from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M. Workshop is open to beginner thru advanced students, class size limited to 10 adults and costs $60.

Woven Basket

MORE COCKTAILS & CLAY!

Bonus Class Available!

Due to increased populatirty, Whistle Stop is excited to anounce that we will be adding a third date to our September Cocktails and Clay. We will be offering a class on Friday the 22nd from 7:00 to 9:00 P.M. We hope this addition gives everyone a chance to enjoy this relaxing and fun event!


Wheel throwing class

FALL CLASSES

Register for classes!

Sign up now for a 4-week autumn session or our longer 6-week sessions.

All sessions are open to anyone age 18 and older, with any level of experience. The session price of $180 for a 4-week class or $235 for a 6-week class covers class time, open studio time, 25 pounds of clay, tools, glazes and kiln firings.

The 4-week shorter session is offered Sundays, while the 6-weeks sessions are Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Check Class Schedules for times and offerings.


Calendar

REGISTER FOR AFTER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT CLASSES!

Photo of Adult/Child clay class.

After-School Program. Adult-Child. Adult Ceramic Sampler & Wheel!

Our six-week Autumn Session begins September 12 and features classes for every age group and many different clay techniques.

The After-School Enrichment Program for tweens and teens returns from 4:00 to 5:30 pm Tuesdays with Instructor Bonnie McNett. Each month, Bonnie also will teach a 3-week Adult/Child class on Saturdays.

Explore a number of clay techniques, including wheel throwing and handbuilding, in our six- and four-week adult Ceramic Sampler classes with instructor Heloise Besse.

For those who want to focus on creating with a pottery wheel, we offer morning and evening six-week adult Wheel Throwing classes with Instructor Adriana De Palma.

All adult classes are open to anyone age 18 and older, with any level of experience.

See the Autumn Session Class Schedules below for class times and Adult Class and Youth Class descriptions for class fees and details.

Student on the wheel in After-School Enrichment Program. Instructor Joy France shows student how to center clay on a wheel.



CLASS SCHEDULES


September 2017

No classes September 3 - 9.


4-Week Autumn Session

September 17 - October 8

Adult Ceramic Sampler- $180

  • 12:00 - 2:30 p.m., Sundays, Sept. 17, 24, & Oct. 1, 8. Instructor: Heloise Besse.

6-Week Autumn Sessions

September 12 - October 17

Adult Ceramic Sampler- $235

  • Tuesdays: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm,
    Instructor: Bonnie McNett.
  • Tuesdays: 6 pm - 8:30 pm,
    Instructor: Joy France.

Adult Wheel Throwing Basics & Beyond- $235

  • Thursdays: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm,
    Instructor: Adriana De Palma.
    All skill levels welcome. (Ages: 18 and older)
  • Thursdays: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm,
    Instructor: Adriana De Palma.
    All skill levels welcome. (Ages: 18 and older)

After School Enrichment Program

September 12 - October 17
  • Tuesdays, 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm,
    Instructor: Bonnie McNett
    Six 90-minute instructor-led classes for children ages 9 to 15. Price: $150 per child. Includes tools, glazes, firings.

Adult / Child Clay Class

Saturdays, Sept. 16, 23 & 30
  • Saturdays: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm,
    Instructor: Bonnie McNett
    Three 2-hour, instructor-led classes. Price: $120 for one adult and one child. $75 for each additional adult. $45 for each additional child. Includes tools, glazes, firings.

Cocktails & Clay

Friday, September 22, 7:00-9:00pm - $35
Friday, September 29, 7:00-9:00pm - $35- FULL
Saturday, September 30, 6:00-8:00pm - $35
Berry Bowl by Adriana de Palma

September Project - Berry Bowl.
Instructor: Adriana De Palma
Ages 21+, All skill levels welcome.











October 2017

Mini Workshop (Register Now)

Sunday October, 8th

Petite Basket - $60

  • Sunday: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm,
    Instructor: Grace Markley.
    Ages 18+.

6-Week October Sessions (Register Now)

Adult Ceramic Sampler- $235

October 24 - December 5
  • Tuesdays: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm,
    Instructor: Bonnie McNett.
  • Tuesdays: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm,
    Instructor: Joy France.

Adult Wheel Throwing Basics and Beyond- $235

October 26 - December 7
  • Thursdays: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm,
    Instructor: Adriana De Palma
  • Thursdays: 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm,
    Instructor: Adriana De Palma

4-Week October Sessions (Register Now)

Adult Ceramic Sampler- $180

October 22, 29 and November 5, 12
  • Sundays: 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm,
    Instructor: Heloise Besse.

Adult / Child Clay Class (Register Now)

Saturdays, Sept. 30, Oct. 7,14 & 30
  • Saturdays: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm,
    Instructor: Bonnie McNett
    Three 2-hour, instructor-led classes. Price: $120 for one adult and one child. $75 for each additional adult. $45 for each additional child. Includes tools, glazes, firings.

Cocktails & Clay (Register Now)

Friday, October 27, 7:00-9:00pm - $35
Saturday, October 28, 6:00-8:00pm - $35
Serving Vessel by Bonnie McNett

October Project - Serving Vessel.
Instructor: Adriana De Palma
Ages 21+, All skill levels welcome.


November 2017

Cocktails & Clay

Friday, November 17, 7:00-9:00pm - $40
Saturday, November 18, 6:00-8:00pm - $40
Yarn Bowl by Bonnie McNett

November Project - Yarn Bowl.
Instructor: Bonnie McNett
Ages 21+, All skill levels welcome.