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Welcome to Pottery Central!

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Pottery Central is an independently owned & operated studio that has provided excellent pottery instruction in Charlotte for more than a decade. If you are looking for a professional studio with a relaxed, fun atmosphere to make your artwork... you have just found it!!! Your instructor cares, because he owns the place! Scroll down for classes, workshops, and Summer Camp info!!!

2017 Adult Classes

24 hour access, 20+ stoneware glazes, instructor has 25+ years experience making and teaching clay work! Click on "Classes" for upcoming class start dates and times... if you are "gung-ho" to start, give me a call, sometimes I can work people in on off times. Next adult classes start: September 26th, 27th & 28th and then again on October 24th, 25th & 26th.

Kids Workshops, Birthday Parties, Couples, Team Building, etc.

THE NEXT WEEKEND CHILDREN'S WORKSHOP: will be on Sunday, Sept. 10th from 1:30-3:30PM and then again Sunday Sept. 24th 1:30-3:30. The 2017 children's classes will offer an extraordinary artistic experience for your child. The classes are in a creative environment, at an affordable rate, on professional equipment. We will be offering weekend workshops of pottery fun exploring new and exciting project ideas each week. The work will be fired to maturity, so will be microwave/dishwasher safe, and (of course) lead free. Kids Workshops offered every other Sunday 1:30-3:30 Everything included $25.00... to register, call Andrew @704-307-7557 or potterycent@gmail.com Schedule your own private workshop with a master potter!!! Either wheel or hand building is offered in a relaxed atmosphere for approximately two hours with your group(BYOB, cake & ice cream, etc. optional). Workshops can be provided for up to 18 people simultaneously using the potter's wheel, or larger groups if split for hand building. The work is stoneware and fired to maturity, so will be microwave/dishwasher safe, and (of course) lead free. Here is a breakdown of pricing: Individual: $80.00 2 to 5 participants: $40.00 per person 6 to 10 participants: $30.00 per person 11 to 15+ participants: $25.00 per person

Raku Party/Student Sale/Cookout 2017

The Raku firing will be held Saturday, October 21st 12PM-7PM in conjunction with the gallery opening, student sale, and cookout! It is open to the public and is offered as an optional firing to the student body. We will explore various types of Raku firing and discuss the techniques and results throughout the process. Wear cotton, long pants, close toed shoes and hair up. A gas fee of .04 per cubic inch is required for kiln space.
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