thrown elements pottery
260 n. evergreen ave.
arlington heights, il 60004
hours of operation
mon.-sat.: 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
sun.: 12-6 p.m.
New Class sessions are starting all the time, please contact us to sign-up today! Want to start late? We pro-rate!
Ages 5-13, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday, 4-5:30pm, $150 Classes are 1 & 1/2 hours and focus on hand-building techniques.
Pre-Teen/Teen Classes Ages 10-17, Thursday, 4-6pm, Sunday, 4-6pm or Saturday 3-5pm, $180 Classes are two hours and focus on basic hand-building, wheel-throwing and glazing techniques.
Adult Beginner Classes Monday, Friday, 6-9pm and Thursday, Sunday from 10am-1pm, $250 Learn the basics of wheel-throwing and hand-building.
Adult Intermediate/Advanced Classes Monday from 10am-1pm, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 6-9pm, and Saturday 9am-12pm, $250 Focus on altered forms, combining thrown elements, surface treatments and more.
Check our schedule for specifics on what classes are available and when they are held. Not sure which course to sign up for? Read about our beginning class and advanced class to find which one fits you best. Then register.
Take one of our 8-week classes to learn the basics of wheel-throwing and hand-building. Whether you’ve never touched clay in your life or you’ve thrown before and need some refreshing, you will learn/relearn how to:
Once you get a feel for it, create basic functional items such as bowls, plates, mugs, and vases.
Create functional and sculptural objects use basic hand-building techniques such as:
Already mastered the basics of wheel-throwing? Want to work more independently and gain constructive feedback? Use a range of techniques to achieve your own technical and conceptual goals. These classes focuses on altered forms, combining thrown elements, surface treatments and more! This class is for adults only.
Looking for a more personalized experience? Sign up for a private lesson or set of lessons with one of our talented teachers. Call 847.818.1313 or email us to arrange. ($50/hour) Duos ($40/hour)
Please call 847.818.1313 or email us to register, making sure to include: