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Bill van Gilder – The Functional Pot: Tips, Tools & Techniques

Don’t miss this exciting 2 day demo workshop on functional pottery May 4 – 5, 2024.  Bill van Gilder will present a workshop demonstrating techniques and processes involved in making functional pottery.  A professional potter for more than 50 years, Bill has established international training potteries and operates a studio and gallery in Maryland.  His work is exhibited worldwide.

Ceramics Tour to London & Stoke-on-Trent

Roadrunner Ceramics in collaboration with WorldStrides Educational Travel offers an 8 day private ceramics-focused tour to London & Stoke-on-Trent, June 16 – 23, 2024.  We’ll visit London landmarks, the V&A and British Museums, see a Shakespeare play at The Globe, visit Warwick Castle, Middleport and Wedgwood Potteries, and more.

Yolanda Gomez – Introduction to China Painting

China Painting is an ancient technique for decorating ceramics.   China Painting is applied in stages, with firing after each stage. Discover the captivating world of china painting in a fun 4 week class with 20 year teaching veteran Yolanda Gomez.  The class meets Thursday mornings and will repeat each month with a new project.

Beginning Wheel Throwing

Learn the basics of ceramics this spring in a fun 12 week class for beginning students. Instructor Lyn Woods will introduce  beginner potters to the process of wheel throwing, glazing and firing ceramics.

Open Studio

Allows you to access our facilities at your convenience to throw, handbuild, sculpt, glaze and fire your work, with store materials available for purchase.  Sign up now to join our supportive maker’s community.

Mitchell Spain – Molds, Screws, Rust

& Decals Workshop – Jul 19-21, 2024

Mitchell Spain creates refined and compelling sculptures and functional porcelain vessels with a facade of rust and decaled imagery. Learn his techniques in a fantastic 3 day hands-on workshop.

Jul 19-24, 2024 (Fri – Sun)

Danny Meisinger Piece by Piece Workshop – Sep 20-22, 2024

Learn Danny’s tips and secrets to assembling larger pieces on the wheel in a great 3 day hands-on workshop.

Sep 20-22, 2024 (Fri – Sun)

Intermediate Wheel Throwing with John Nelson – Spring 2024

Take your skills to the next level in a fun 12-week class for intermediate students.  San Antonio ceramic artist John Nelson, a potter and veteran ceramics instructor, will help you build your skills and confidence in wheel throwing more advanced forms.

Tue mornings, Jan 16 – Apr 2

Projects in Handbuilding with Pam Henry – Spring 2024

If you are interested in handbuilding with clay, exploring textures and making functional ware without using a wheel, this class is for you.  We’ll explore dinner/salad plates, coffee mugs, whiskey/sake cups, tea bowls, trinket boxes and more in a fun 12 week class. Tuesday mornings, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm.

 

Beginning Wheel Throwing Spring 2023

Learn to throw this spring in a fun 12 week class for beginning students!  Roadrunner Ceramics veteran Scott Beatty will introduce you to the potters wheel, firing and glazing ceramics.  Dates: Apr 22 – Jul 8.

Intro to Clay – Chris Ramos Summer 2023

Learn to throw this spring in a fun 6-week evening mini class for beginning students.  San Antonio ceramic artist Chris Ramos will introduce you to the potters wheel, firing, and glazing ceramics.
Wednesday evenings, Jun 21 – Jul 26.

Intro to Clay – Scott Beatty Summer 2023

Learn to throw this summer in a fun 6-week evening mini class for beginning students. San Antonio ceramic artist Scott Beatty will introduce you to the potters wheel, firing, and glazing ceramics..
Tuesday evenings Jun 20 – Jul 25.

Intro to Clay – Jesus Fernandez Summer 2023

Learn to throw this summer in a fun 6-week evening mini class for beginning students. San Antonio ceramic artist Jesus Fernandez will introduce you to the potters wheel, firing, and glazing ceramics.
Thursday evenings Jun 22 – Jul 27, 2023.