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Wheel-Throwing or Hand-Building Classes for One or Two at The Clay Center of St. Petersburg (Up to 51% Off)

St. Petersburg

93% of 44 customers recommend

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In a Nutshell

Learn centering and opening on the wheel or hand-building techniques such as slab construction during two-hour classes with one-on-one time

The Fine Print

Expires Dec 31st, 2013. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Limit 1 per visit. Valid only for option purchased. Appointment required. 24hr cancellation notice required. Options for one person: Classes must be used by the same person. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Besides using a pottery wheel, the easiest way to manipulate clay is to threaten to rebury it in the dark, sandy hole where you found it. Turn clay to putty in your hands with this Groupon.

Choose from Four Options

  • $30 for two wheel-throwing classes for one (a $60 value)
  • $59 for two wheel-throwing classes for two (a $120 value)
  • $30 for two hand-building classes for one (a $60 value)
  • $59 for two hand-building class for two (a $120 value)<p>

Wheel-throwing classes tackle the basics such as centering, opening, and altering clay forms and include one-on-one instruction. During hand-building classes, instructors teach techniques including slab construction, glazing, and how to make pinch pots, boxes, and sculptures. All classes are two hours long.<p>

The Clay Center of St. Petersburg

The smooth, rounded teapots and plates of Lyn Van Voorst. The modern shapes and exaggerated textures sculpted. Pat Underwood's dreaming woman, who has a bird's nest where her heart should be. These are just a few of the creations from the resident artists at The Clay Center of St. Petersburg. Here, many of these artists, including Van Voorst and Underwood, lead classes in pottery construction, teaching students how to transform clay into dishes, sculptures, and busts of their favorite landlord. The artists also display their pieces in the center's gallery, which guests can peruse during class breaks or events.


Tips

93% of 44 customers recommend

  • “Wear clothing that you don't mind getting 'muddy' or bring a long apron. This was a great experience, very fun!”

  • “Take a towel and apron! It was lots of fun and our instructor was awesome!”

  • “What a great date night. Make sure to have dinner before or take clean clothes for after; as you will be wearing clay on your clothes. Take an old towel for class. ”

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    St. Petersburg

    400 23rd Street South

    St. Petersburg, Florida 33712

    727-439-8522

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