When Thu Jul 29 6pm — 7:30pm
Where Workshop - Ceramics
1825 Monetary Ln #104 Carrollton, TX 75006
What Learn how to throw on the wheel
Host Elyssa Pfluger


  • Cost: Free
  • Restrictions:
    • DMS members only

Cancellations for this event must be made before July 28, 2021 — 6:00pm.

Registration for the event is closed.

About this Event

In this class you will:
Watch a demonstration on how to throw on the potter’s wheel by the teacher
Learn about the different types and applications of clay
Learn about the types of clay DMS offers in the Free Clay Bin provided by the Ceramics Committee
Learn about the fundamentals and the process of wedging a piece of clay
Practice the stages to center a piece of clay on the wheel
Practice opening a centered piece of clay on the wheel
Practice pulling walls on an opened piece of clay on the wheel
Shape a piece of clay into a pot
Learn how to thoroughly clean the wheels after throwing
Learn the process of making ceramics at DMS to correctly store and place pieces on the shelves at each stage of the production process

Please keep in mind that throwing takes practice, and that this class will focus more on the techniques.