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Beginning Pottery

The class you have always wanted to take is one of our most popular that we offer here at Sarratt Art Studios. This beginning level class teaches the basics of wheel throwing, hand building, trimming, and glazing functional pottery. Instructors will provide you with step-by-step instructions and demonstrations to help you create delightful clay objects from the wheel. This popular class will fill quickly, so we recommend that you register as soon as possible.. A $30 lab fee covers the cost of a 25 pound bag of clay, use of our tools, glazes, and kiln firings. Additional clay and tools will be available for purchase. We do not allow any clay and glazes to be brought to the Studios from other sources.                               Class size limited to 12 students.

Loading our large kiln for a bisque ware firing.

Intermediate Pottery

A great class for those who have had at least one beginning level wheel throwing  course. Students will expand their skills for throwing on the wheel, trimming, and glazing plus handbuilding. Learn to develop your own throwing styles, explore the construction of traditional forms, and learn more glazing and surface design strategies. Lots of new tricks and techniques as well as individual attention to help you explore your passion for clay. A $30 lab fee covers the cost of a 25 pound bag of clay, use of our tools, glazes, and kiln firings. Additional clay and tools will be available for purchase. We do not allow any clay and glazes to be brought to the Studios from other sources.                              

Class size limited to 12 students.

Clay Hand Building

You’ll follow in the tradition that is more than 13, 000 years old as you use youyr hands and some basic tools to create functional, decorative and/or sculptural objects for use in every day life or for special events. Though this is not a wheel throwing class, students with experience may use the wheels outside of class time to explore tea set creations. A $30 lab fee covers the cost of a 25 pound bag of clay, use of our tools, glazes, and kiln firings. Additional clay and tools will be available for purchase. We do not allow any clay and glazes to be brought to the Studios from other sources. Class size limited to 10 students

Clay vessel by Sarratt Art Studios Instructor, Kelly Kessler

 


Sarratt Art Studio Updates

Sarratt Art Studios

Save the Date! November 8 for our first "pop up" event!
Hope to see all of you Sarratt Art Studios fans and students on Saturday from 10 am - 5 pm!

Oct 25th 6:23pm • No Comments

Sarratt Gallery at Vanderbilt University is currently accepting applications for exhibition.
The call is available on CaFE and exhibitions will be scheduled for 2015 - 2016. Artists will apply individually but jury committee may offer solo, duo and small group exhibits. The call is open to all mediums accept video and film. Application fee is $25.00 and can be found at callforentry.org.
Visit www.vanderbilt.edu/sarrattgallery for more information about the gallery.

Sarratt Gallery | Vanderbilt University

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Home. Sarratt Gallery is located in the main lobby of the Sarratt Student Center. Gallery Hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday through Friday, and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., Saturday and Sunday. During the summer months, as well as holiday and semester breaks, the gallery closes at 4:30 p.m. each weekday and…

Oct 20th 8:25pm • No Comments

This Friday is our second FREE Creation Station event of the semester from 6-10 in the Sarratt Art Studios! We have 4 spots remaining! Below is the link to RSVP and an example of string art!

RSVP here: https://anchorlink.vanderbilt.edu/organization/sarrattartstudios/calendar/details/447307

Sep 22nd 10:09pm • No Comments