Ceramics

At the JCCSF ceramics studio, beginners and experienced ceramists can find a friendly atmosphere, spacious worktables, 10 electric wheels and excellent light. Class fees includes 35 pounds of clay per session; an additional 25 pounds of clay may be purchased. Materials fee includes firing, glazes, tools and brushes and fee will be added upon checkout. Art & Crafts classes also available.

Four hours of open studio time per week for non-instructional use are available to all students currently enrolled in ceramics courses. Additional open studio time is available for a drop-in fee of $5. Studio staff are always present during studio hours. Open studio hours are not available when classes are scheduled or on JCCSF holidays. Hours are subject to change. See below for open studio schedule.

Winter/Spring 2014 Ceramics Open Studio Hours: 1/6 – 6/19 (non-instructional)
Mondays 5:00 7:00 pm
Tuesdays 6:00 7:00 pm
Wednesdays 12:30 1:15 pm & 5:00 7:00 pm
Sundays 1:00 5:00 pm

Studio closed 5:00 10:00 pm: 4/14, 6/3
Studio closed all day: 1/19, 1/20, 2/16, 2/17, 4/15, 5/25, 5/26 – 6/5
Art & Crafts

Don't miss our next Art & Ceramics Studio Open House on Thursday, 4/24, from 5:30-7:30pm.
Spend an evening sampling art and ceramics at the JCCSF. Enjoy wine and cheese while you browse an exhibit of student and instructor pieces. Artwork from some especially talented children will also be on display. Special class rates available to Open House attendees.

Financial Aid is available for select JCCSF programs and classes.

Click here for class registration policies.

For more information regarding ceramics classes or the open house, please contact Joshua Margolis
at 415.292.1299, ext. 1474 or jmargolis@jccsf.org.

Materials Fee for fall classes is $35 per session and will be collected upon checkout.

Class

Day

Time

Dates

Holidays
(No Class)

Code

Fee

As the Wheel Turns: Beginning Potter's Wheel (RACERW4B)

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Learn the techniques of working with clay on the potter's wheel. Beginners learn to throw bowls, plates and cups. Those with experience can advance skills and work more independently.

Materials fee will be added upon checkout.

Tuesdays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

2/25/14 – 4/29/14

RACERW4B

M $220

P $235

As the Wheel Turns: Beginning Potter's Wheel (RACERW1C)

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Learn the techniques of working with clay on the potter's wheel. Beginners learn to throw bowls, plates and cups. Those with experience can advance skills and work more independently.

Materials fee will be added upon checkout.

Sundays

5:00 pm –
7:00 pm

5/4/14 – 6/22/14

RACERW1C

M $220

P $235

Clay & Wine (RACERW2C)

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Learn basic clay techniques, including sculpting clay, slab, coil, molds, carving, pinched forms, and glazing while sipping wine. Students with previous clay experience are welcome to work on the wheel. Informal wine tastings are part of the fun - and included in the course fee.

Mondays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

4/28/14 – 6/16/14

5/26

RACERW2C

M $220

P $235

Clay & Wine (RACERW3C)

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Learn basic clay techniques, including sculpting clay, slab, coil, molds, carving, pinched forms, and glazing while sipping wine. Students with previous clay experience are welcome to work on the wheel. Informal wine tastings are part of the fun - and included in the course fee.

Wednesdays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

4/23/14 – 6/11/14

6/4

RACERW3C

M $220

P $235

As the Wheel Turns: Beginning Potter's Wheel (RACERW4C)

+ Show description

Learn the techniques of working with clay on the potter's wheel. Beginners learn to throw bowls, plates and cups. Those with experience can advance skills and work more independently.

Materials fee will be added upon checkout.

Tuesdays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

4/29/14 – 6/17/14

6/3

RACERW4C

M $220

P $235

As the Wheel Turns: Beginning Potter's Wheel (RACERW5C)

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Date Change: Class Begins May 1, 2014 through June 12, 2014

Learn the techniques of working with clay on the potter's wheel. Beginners learn to throw bowls, plates and cups. Those with experience can advance skills and work more independently.

Materials fee will be added upon checkout.

Thursdays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

5/1/14 – 6/12/14

RACERW5C

M $220

P $235

Clay Cravers (RACERW6C)

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Feed your clay craving! Insightful instruction sparks creativity and helps participants sharpen skills and discover new ways to approach form and surface design. Wheel and hand-building technique.Take advantage of our special matinee pricing for this daytime class! Materials fee will be added upon checkout.

Wednesdays

10:30 am –
12:30 pm

4/23/14 – 6/11/14

RACERW6C

M $190

P $205

Clay & Wine (RACERS3B)

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Program is currently using fees setup from its course.

Wednesdays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

8/6/14 – 8/27/14

RACERS3B

M $135

P $150

As the Wheel Turns: Beginners Potter's Wheel (RACERS1A)

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"Learn the techniques of working with clay on the potter's wheel. Beginners learn to throw bowls, plates and cups. Those with experience can advance skills and work more independently. Materials fee will be added upon checkout. Register for any Session A and any Session B class at the same time and receive a $15 discount."

Sundays

5:00 pm –
7:00 pm

7/6/14 – 7/27/14

RACERS1A

M $135

P $150

As the Wheel Turns: Beginning Potter's Wheel (RACERS5B)

+ Show description

"Learn the techniques of working with clay on the potter's wheel. Beginners learn to throw bowls, plates and cups. Those with experience can advance skills and work more independently. Materials fee will be added upon checkout. Register for any Session A and any Session B class at the same time and receive a $15 discount."

Thursdays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

8/7/14 – 8/28/14

RACERS5B

M $135

P $150

Clay & Wine (RACERS2A)

+ Show description

"Learn basic clay techniques, including sculpting clay, slab, coil, molds, carving, pinched forms and glazing, while sipping wine. Students with previous clay experience are welcome to work on the wheel. Informal wine tastings are part of the fun - and included in the course fee. Materials Fee will be added upon checkout. Register for any Session A and any Session B class at the same time and receive a $15 discount.

Mondays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

7/7/14 – 7/28/14

RACERS2A

M $135

P $150

As the Wheel Turns: Beginning Potter's Wheel (RACERS1B)

+ Show description

"Learn the techniques of working with clay on the potter's wheel. Beginners learn to throw bowls, plates and cups. Those with experience can advance skills and work more independently. Materials fee will be added upon checkout. Register for any Session A and any Session B class at the same time and receive a $15 discount."

Sundays

5:00 pm –
7:00 pm

8/3/14 – 8/24/14

RACERS1B

M $135

P $150

As the Wheel Turns: Beginning Potter's Wheel (RACERS4B)

+ Show description

"Learn the techniques of working with clay on the potter's wheel. Beginners learn to throw bowls, plates and cups. Those with experience can advance skills and work more independently. Materials fee will be added upon checkout. Register for any Session A and any Session B class at the same time and receive a $15 discount."

Tuesdays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

8/5/14 – 8/26/14

RACERS4B

M $135

P $150

As the Wheel Turns: Beginning Potter's Wheel (RACERS4A)

+ Show description

"Learn the techniques of working with clay on the potter's wheel. Beginners learn to throw bowls, plates and cups. Those with experience can advance skills and work more independently. Materials fee will be added upon checkout. Register for any Session A and any Session B class at the same time and receive a $15 discount."

Tuesdays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

7/8/14 – 7/29/14

RACERS4A

M $135

P $150

Clay Cravers (RACERS6A)

+ Show description

"Feed your clay craving! Insightful instruction sparks creativity and helps participants sharpen skills and discover new ways to approach form and surface design. Wheel and hand-building technique.Take advantage of our special matinee pricing for this daytime class! Materials fee will be added upon checkout. Register for any Session A and any Session B class at the same time and receive a $15 discount.

Tuesdays

10:30 am –
12:30 pm

7/8/14 – 7/29/14

RACERS6A

M $115

P $130

Clay Cravers (RACERS6B)

+ Show description

"Feed your clay craving! Insightful instruction sparks creativity and helps participants sharpen skills and discover new ways to approach form and surface design. Wheel and hand-building technique.Take advantage of our special matinee pricing for this daytime class! Materials fee will be added upon checkout. Register for any Session A and any Session B class at the same time and receive a $15 discount.

Tuesdays

10:30 am –
12:30 pm

8/5/14 – 8/26/14

RACERS6B

M $115

P $130

Clay & Wine (RACERS2B)

+ Show description

"Learn basic clay techniques, including sculpting clay, slab, coil, molds, carving, pinched forms and glazing, while sipping wine. Students with previous clay experience are welcome to work on the wheel. Informal wine tastings are part of the fun - and included in the course fee. Materials Fee will be added upon checkout. Register for any Session A and any Session B class at the same time and receive a $15 discount.

Mondays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

8/4/14 – 8/25/14

RACERS2B

M $135

P $150

As the Wheel Turns: Beginning Potter's Wheel (RACERS5A)

+ Show description

"Learn the techniques of working with clay on the potter's wheel. Beginners learn to throw bowls, plates and cups. Those with experience can advance skills and work more independently. Materials fee will be added upon checkout. Register for any Session A and any Session B class at the same time and receive a $15 discount."

Thursdays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

7/10/14 – 7/31/14

RACERS5A

M $135

P $150

Clay & Wine (RACERS3A)

+ Show description

"Learn basic clay techniques, including sculpting clay, slab, coil, molds, carving, pinched forms and glazing, while sipping wine. Students with previous clay experience are welcome to work on the wheel. Informal wine tastings are part of the fun - and included in the course fee. Materials Fee will be added upon checkout. Register for any Session A and any Session B class at the same time and receive a $15 discount.

Wednesdays

7:00 pm –
9:00 pm

7/9/14 – 7/30/14

RACERS3A

M $135

P $150