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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 two decades! 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!!!

Adult Classes

We provide 24 hour access, 20+ stoneware glazes, instructor has 29+ years experience making and teaching clay work! Classes will be limited and may resume on May 19th, 20th, & 21st or when due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis and the current Stay-At-Home Order in effect for Mecklenburg County is officially lifted. Then subsequent start dates are: June 9th, 10th, 11th(cancelled due to COVID-19). July 7th, 8th, 9th (Tenative). Aug. 4th, 5th, 6th (Confident). Sept. 1st, 2nd, 3rd. Sept. 29th, 30th & Oct. 1st. Oct. 27th, 28th, 29th. Nov. 24th, 25th, 26th. If you are "gung-ho" to start, give me a call, sometimes I can work people in on off times.

Open Workshops

The next weekend open workshop: The studio will be taking very limited students again due to the ongoing coronavirus crisis and the current Stay-At-Home Order in effect for Mecklenburg County, The open workshops are tentatively beginning June 14th, June 28th, Jul. 12th, Jul. 26th, Aug. 9th, Aug. 23rd, Sept. 6th, Sept. 20th, Oct. 4th, Oct. 18th, Nov. 1st, Nov. 15th, Nov. 29th. Workshops are from 1:30-3:30 PM. The open classes will offer an extraordinary artistic experience for you and/or 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. OPEN WORKSHOPS offered every other Sunday 1:30-3:30 Everything included $30.00... to register, call Andrew @704-307-7557 or potterycent@gmail.com

Private Workshops, Birthday Parties, Couples, Team Building, Summer Program

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 2-5 $40.00 per person 6-10 $35.00 per person 11+ $30.00 per person Pottery Central Summer Program The camps this year will again be focused on the wheel work and also doing at least one major hand built project per week, The project will change week to week, so children taking more than one week will have a new experience each session. Children ages 7-16 are welcome (the wheels are at least a 1/2 HP) and a $25.00 deposit is required for each child, each session. Snack is included. Please contact me if you have any questions or concerns or would like to register. Thanks so much, Andrew Linton/ Pottery Central 704-307-7557 please check out the instructional videos on the Pottery Central you tube channel & subscribe!!!!!! Session 1 TBA 12:00 PM-5:30 PM $200.00 (SPACE AVAILABLE) Session 2 TBA 12:00 PM-5:30 PM $200.00 (SPACE AVAILABLE) Session 3 TBA 12:00 PM-5:30 PM $200.00 (SPACE AVAILABLE) Session 4 TBA 12:00 PM-5:30 PM $200.00 (SPACE AVAILABLE) Session 5 TBA 12:00 PM-5:30 PM $200.00 (SPACE AVAILABLE) Session 6 TBA 12:00 PM-5:30 PM $200.00 (SPACE AVAILABLE) Session 7 TBA 12:00 AM-5:30 PM $200.00 (SPACE AVAILABLE)

Pottery Central Spring Raku & Kiln Opening

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