Emerging Makers Clay Camp

$225.00Member Price: $200.00

First City Art Center’s Emerging Makers Clay Camp is an exciting exploration of ceramic materials and methodologies!

The camp is designed to provide students ages 13-18 with a range of experiences and opportunities working with clay as an artistic medium. Over the course of two weeks, campers will learn multiple ceramic techniques involving hand building, wheel throwing, surface design, and glazing while also investigating historical and scientific aspects of the materials.  Open to all ranges of experience, Emerging Makers Clay Camp emphasizes creative growth and expression with curated instruction that meets individual students’ goals and abilities. 

*Registration fee covers all materials, tools, and equipment use*

Camp Highlights

  • Create 2-4 unique and imaginative pieces with projects inspired by traditional Jōmon Pottery, Moche Sculptural Vessels, Italian Sgraffito, and more!
  • Experience and participate in each stage of the ceramic process, from clay preparation to making forms and firing!
  • High school students will have the opportunity to document work made during the camp for art portfolios. 
  • Studio work takes place in FCAC’s Annex, and the fully equipped wheel room.
  • Teaching and demonstrations facilitated by FCAC’s knowledgeable ceramic instructors!

Dates: June 13-15, 1-4:30 / June 20-22 1-4:30

Age: 13-17


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 create@firstcityart.org.

COVID-19 Class Cancellation Policy- MORE INFO