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Introduction to Wheel Throwing

Course Description
This is strictly a wheel throwing class; no glazing and only a bisque firing. A more versatile option for people with constraints or wanting to practice wheel throwing only. You will learn proper throwing techniques and how to shape various forms. The instructor will provide various demonstrations and work independently with students to refine their practice. This may be simple tips about recognizing your personal interaction with the wheel and clay; height of your wheel, posture, hand positioning etc.

Course Details
 - Instructed by various instructors
 - 3 sessions, 3.5 hours each
- 6 participants maximum
 - All supplies included
 - No previous experience required
 - Ages 14 and older

Participants Will Learn/ Receive:
- Studio orientation
- How to throw basic vessels such as mugs and bowls
- Throwing terminology
- Clay consistency and properties
- Hand positioning and body posture

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