Continuing Education Adult Clay Class – Handbuilding & Sculpture

This 8-Week class is open to all levels but, will focus on methods and techniques for the beginner. Students will learn the basics of shaping clay, specifically focusing on figurative and abstract forms. RLCC instructors will assist students through demonstrations and hands-on learning. In addition, students will learn how to finish their work using clay slips, glazes, and other ceramic materials. RLCC 8-week Cont. Ed adult clay classes include one 25lb. bag of clay with the purchase of the class but, does not include access to our ‘open studio’ hours. Additional clay is available for purchase through RLCC, we do not allow outside clay into the studio.

Instructor: Soojin Choi

  • Please note – Registration for this course is through the Red Lodge Continuing Education Program not the Red Lodge Clay Center, Registration forms are available Red Lodge Public Schools, 413 South Oakes Ave. Red Lodge, MT
  • RL Continuing Education will charge an additional $15.00 at the time of Registration. This is a separate fee from the Clay Centers Class Fee.
  • The remaining $70.00 charge will be paid at the beginning of your first class to the Red Lodge Clay Center. We accept cash, checks, or any major CC.
  • All Classes are held at the Red Lodge Clay Center, 123 S. Broadway Ave. Red Lodge, MT

Adult Summer Clay Camp – Session #2 (July 2019)

This week-long intensive clay camp is designed for the complete novice student as well as those with prior experience. Our staff will help students refine their skills, learn new ones, and complete personal projects. We will cover how to throw pottery on the wheel, make hand-built sculptures, and how to glaze finished pieces. This course will meet everyday for one week.

Monday–Friday, July 15th – July 19th (3 hour Class) 9am-12 noon

Instructor: Karl Schwiesow, Jon Green, Emily Nickel, & Kelsey Bowen.

Cost: $110

(Tuition: Includes 1, 25 lb. bag of clay, slips, glazes, and firing fees)

Kid’s Summer Clay Camp – Session #2 (July 2019)

Kids Clay Camp is a 4-day class (July 9th – July 12th) Tuesday – Friday, 10am-12pm. Classes will focus on a different, fun theme each day. Students can make tiles, pottery, animal sculptures, and will cover a variety of interesting and inventive clay construction methods. Students will be able to decorate each project with colorful slips and glazes. Projects will be ready for pick up beginning July 26th.

Instructors: Kelsey Bowen, Karl Schwiesow, Jon Green, Emily Nickel.

Cost: $60

Ages 6-13

Kid’s Clay Camp

Kids Clay Camp is a 4-day class (June 20th-23rd) Tuesday-Friday, 10am-12pm. Students can come for one day, or all 4 days. Classes will focus on a different, fun theme each day. Students can make tiles, pottery, animal sculptures, and will cover a variety of interesting and inventive clay construction methods. Students will be able to decorate each project with colorful slips and glazes. Projects will be ready for pick up beginning July 11th.

Instructors: TBA

Cost: $60, or $15 per day

Ages 6-13

Adult Clay Camp

This week-long intensive clay camp is designed for the complete novice student as well as those with prior experience. Our staff will help students refine their skills, learn new ones, and complete personal projects. We will cover how to throw pottery on the wheel, make hand-built sculptures, and how to glaze finished pieces. This course will meet everyday for one week.

Monday–Friday, June 5th-9th (3 hour Class) 9am-12 noon

Instructor: (Rotating Instructors)

Cost: $110

(Tuition: Includes 1st 25 lb. bag of clay, slips, glazes, and firing fees).

Father’s Day Class for Kids

The Father’s Day Holiday Class is a one-day class (Sat. June 3rd 10:30am-12pm), open to the entire family and all ages. Students can create a one of a kind Mug for their Dad, Father, Step Father, or any combination of those to enjoy coffee, or a special beverage of his choice! Works will be available for pick up beginning June 13th.

Instructor: TBA

Cost: $15 per student.

Advance Registration is required, Please Call 406-446-3993

Children under 7 years of age must be accompanied by an adult.