Clay Classes


MMofA offers adult pottery classes taught by professional artists. With classes of different skill levels, MMofA has something for new students or students who want to broaden the skills they already have. From throwing on the wheel to hand building to open studio time, there is a class for everyone.

  • Intro to the Pottery Wheel with Angie King – CLASS FULL

    Ever wanted to try throwing clay on the pottery wheel but don’t have much time? Try this class that introduces beginners to working on the potter’s wheel in three short sessions.

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  • Beginning Throwing on the Pottery Wheel

    Try something that you have always wanted to do by learning to throw clay on the pottery wheel! This class is for brand new students or those who still need guidance. Students will create and decorate functional pieces such as bowls and cups.

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  • Clay Bust Building with Donna Kemp

    You will be amazed at what you can create in this one-week class taught by artist Donna Kemp! Learn how to construct a clay bust using the coil building method.

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  • CHILDREN’S STUDIO: Botanical Slab Creations with Angie King

    Join us for a family friendly activity that will result in your own art on display as part of the upcoming exhibition Crazy for the Red, White, and Blue. Participants will use botanicals from the Mobile Botanical Garden to create impressions and decorations in clay slabs.

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  • Open Clay Studio

    OPEN STUDIO- MUSEUM MEMBERS ONLY $20 per month + $10 per session attended Enjoy extra time to work on your own projects during this uninstructed Open Studio time. Clay, glazes, and pottery wheels will be available. Reservations must be made 72 HOURS in advance to reserve a spot. Call or email Curator of Art Education, Angie […]

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