Beginning Throwing on the Pottery Wheel with Angie King

Posted on: December 6th, 2022

Tuesdays, April 23 – May 28 – 5:30 – 8 p.m. 
Wednesdays, April 24 – May 29 – 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. 

$220 non-members /$180 members
Ages 16+

Try something you’ve always wanted to do and learn to throw clay on the pottery wheel! This six-week class is for brand-new students with no previous experience. Students learn the basics of how to center, throw, and glaze clay, resulting in unique functional pieces such as bowls, cups, and vases. Impress friends and family with your new skills!

*Both class sessions are full please check back for more creative class options.




Creative Night for Two: Wheel Throwing

Posted on: December 4th, 2023

March 28, 2024 – 5:30-8 p.m.
$50 members | $80 non-members per couple per session

Bring a friend, partner, parent, or neighbor, and create something on the pottery wheel during one (or more) of our single-night sessions. No experience is necessary; just come with a friend and an open mind. Everyone will get a chance to make 2 – 3 pieces on the wheel. They will be glazed for you, and you will pick up your finished pieces at a later date.

CLASS FULL – Sign up for our mailing list to find out when other classes like this happen.


Intermediate Throwing on the Pottery Wheel

Posted on: January 26th, 2022

Wednesdays, March 6 – April 10
5:30 – 8 p.m.
$240 non-members /$200 members

This six-week course is for potters who want to enhance their wheel-throwing skills. A variety of topics will be covered.

This class for intermediate wheel-throwing students will focus on throwing more complex and larger forms. The instructor will present a different demonstrated technique each week. Students are free to work at their own pace and on self-guided projects.


Fantastic Beast Vases in Clay with Lana Hall

Posted on: February 19th, 2024

Tuesday-Friday, April 9-12
10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
$175 non members /$125 members

This class offers fun and challenging tasks to improve your hand-building skills as well as your overall well-being.

The goal is to design, build, and decorate an assigned animal, using different hand-building techniques. The objective is to learn to build 3-D patterns in stages while maintaining support and following the design.

Open Clay Studio

Posted on: January 26th, 2022

Open Clay Studio is available for Mobile Museum of Art members only.

$25 per month + $15 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 24 HOURS in advance to reserve a spot. Call or email Curator of Art Education, Angie King at 251.208.5205 or at **Students MUST have prior experience with clay and be able to work unassisted.**

Upcoming Dates:


Tuesday, April 9, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Thursday, April 11, 5-8 p.m.
Saturday, April 13, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Tuesday, April 16, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Thursday, April 18, 5- 8 p.m.
Tuesday, April 23, 2 – 5 p.m.
Thursday, April 25, 2-5 p.m.


Thursday, May 2, 2-5 p.m.
Saturday, May 4, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Tuesday, May 7, 2-5 p.m.
Thursday, May 9, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Tuesday, May 14, 2-5 p.m.
Thursday, May 16, 5-8 p.m.
Tuesday, May 21, 2-5 p.m.
Tuesday, May 28, 2-5 p.m.
Thursday, May 30, 5-8 p.m.- Clean Up Day!