Ceramics

View class descriptions by subject or download a pdf version of the schedule here.

To register for all classes fill out the registration form completely, attach any and all fees and mail to The Doris: 716 N Main Street, Gainesville, FL 32601 or fee free to drop by in person. If you have any questions  call The Doris: 352-505-5062.

FEES FOR ALL ceramics classes: Materials: $30 for clay, glazes, firing.Course: $150 for non-members, $140 for members.
Beginning/Intermediate Wheel Throwing
Lauren Faust
Learn the basics: how to throw, trim a pot, make handles and glaze. Take home your own pottery.
6 weeks – 01.17 – 02.21
Thursday – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Limit: 6 students
Intermediate/Advanced Ceramics
Lauren Faust
Focus on hand building, sculpting and throwing on the wheel. Bring a project idea you want to create and we will make it happen.
6 weeks – 01.21 – 02.25
Monday – 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Limit: 6 students
Introduction to Hand Building with Slab and Coil
Lauren Faust
Learn the basic techniques as well as how to use molds to create unique pottery.
6 weeks – 01.15 – 02.19
Tuesday – 5:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Limit: 6 students
Introduction to Figure Sculpting
Lauren Faust
Making a self portrait bust in this class and learn to sculpt faces in clay.
6 weeks – 01.20 – 02.24
Sunday– 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Limit: 6 students

Beginning Clay
Eric Lewis
Learn basic techniques with pinch, coil and slab. Use slump and hump molds and make your own.
6 Weeks – 01.16 – 02.20
Friday – 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Limit: 6 students
Intermediate/Advanced Surface Matters
Eric Lewis
Study glaze formulation and make your own glazes to apply on forms. Surface decoration and sketchbook planning will be essential.
6 Weeks – 01.18 – 02.22
Friday – 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Limit: 6 students
Beginning Clay
Allison LeBaron
Learn pinch, oil and slab to construct functional pottery: bowl, Japanese tea cup, box, platter, and more. Surface decoration and glazing discussed. Try the potters wheel.
6 Weeks – 01.18 – 02.22
Friday – 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
Limit: 6 students
ALSO: 6 Weeks – 01.19 – 02.23
Saturday – 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Limit: 6 students

Beginning Mosaics
Limor Herb
Learn to “see” as well as about glues, surfaces
and tessera. Produce a 10” x 10” mirror.
A $75 materials fee.
$150 for non-members, $145 for members.
6 weeks – 01.20 – 02.24
Sunday – 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Limit: 10 students

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