Creatisphere: Pottery for Teens

$260.00Member Price: $210.00

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Class Description:

In this 2 week intensive class students will learn wheel and handbuilding techniques. The course will include wedging, centering clay, throwing a variety of bowl and cylinder forms such as cups and vases, finishing and glazing. Students will also learn to create forms using slabs and slumping. This class is open to beginner- intermediate students.


July 13th-July 24th / Monday-Friday / 1:00 pm-4:30 pm *5:00 Pick-up can be arranged.

Artist/ Instructor Bio

Meaghan Gates is a ceramic artist who received her BFA from California State University, Chico and her MFA from University of Massachusetts Dartmouth, as a Distinguished Art Fellow. She has worked on projects at the Guldagergaard International Ceramic Research Center in Denmark, Shigaraki Ceramic Cultural Park in Japan, Sanbao Ceramic Institute in China, in collaboration with Ammachi Labs at Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham (Amrita University) in southern India, and across the United States. Her ceramic sculptures have been shown and collected both nationally and internationally. Currently, she continues to develop new forms and is an adjunct professor at the University West Florida.

COVID-19: We are closely monitoring the recommendations of local, state, and federal health authorities. If/when camp is running, class size will be reduced. The campers will create in the same classroom each day to limit shared use of space, and interactions with other students. If your child cannot attend camp due to FCAC cancellation, or your precautions, you will be refunded the full or prorated tuition minus the processing fee.



7th-11th Grade


Meaghan Gates


2-week program


July 13th-July 24th / Monday-Friday / 1:00 pm-4:30 pm *5:00 Pick-up can be arranged. 

Cancellation Policy

Students will receive a refund of tuition minus 10% if the student contacts us no later than 7 days prior to the first day of class. Cancellations up to 48 hours before the start of the class will receive a 50% refund. Any cancellations within 48 hours before the start of the class, or after the class has begun will not be refunded. In the case of an emergency, the student may be able to transfer their payment towards another class based on availability.

Class sizes are limited and enrollment is on a first-come, first-served basis. Unfortunately, FCAC is unable to prorate students for missed classes or classes that they are unable to attend. We strive to provide the highest quality art classes and we value your feedback. If you would like to share your experience or have questions or concerns, please email us at

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