Ceramics I w. Brian Buckland (Wednesdays Afternoon)

*Price includes up to 50lbs of clay

7-Week Session
May 17th - June 28th
Wednesday Afternoons
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Open studio time:
Mon 2:00pm-5:00pm,
Tues 1:00pm-5:00pm, and
Weds 10:00am-1:00pm during the duration of the course

Keep on practicing! Whether you're new to clay, jumping back in after a break or just looking to sharpen your skills, continue learning about throwing on the potters' wheel, hand building, surface design and decoration, and glazing for cone 10 reduction firing. This class is designed for all skill levels and will inspire and guide you through a variety of forming and finishing techniques and ceramics fundamentals. Beginner to Intermediate skill level.

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Chases houses a fully equipped ceramics facility. Beginner/Intermediate ceramics courses with teacher and local artist, C. Cooper are held year-round running 8 weeks. The studio is also accessible through membership. Membership includes regular access and use of equipment. 

-Electric Bisque Kiln
-Gas Reduction Kiln  - ^10 Reduction
-Community Raku firings
-8 Electric potters wheels (5 of which are new Shimpo whispers)
-Handbuilding & working tables
-Slab roller
-Over 20 high-fire reduction studio glazes and colored slips.



Access to the Chases Ceramics Studio is available by enrolling in a course or workshop as well as by membership. Membership is available by application to individuals who have an appropriate level of experience, demonstrate knowledge of high fire reduction ceramics and agree to abide by studio policies. Memberships are reviewed and accepted on a rolling basis. Current members who have fulfilled their initial six month commitment have priority to renew. New members are accepted as space allows based on their application. To make an appointment call Cait Giunta, Director at 207.361.4162 or email info@chasesgarage.com

MEMBERSHIP - $135/mo
Members can access the studio during open studio hours by signing in

-Guaranteed access to ceramic facility & communal work, kitchen & lounge areas
-Priority registration for workshops & classes
-Storage space in studio for the duration of membership
-Exhibition opportunities at the gallery at Chases Garage
-Option of web page on ChasesGarage.com
-Great artist community

Fill out your membership application today. We have a limited number of spaces available in our ceramic facility. 

We carefully review all applications and curate each and every artist that will become a member of Chases based on their application, portfolio review, interview and alignment with the vision of Chases Garage.

Chases is a creative space that allows artists to be productive on their own while encouraging learning and collaboration between artists and the public. By providing a versatile working environment for artists and creative professionals year round, Chases aims to assemble and support a dynamic artist community. Visual artists interested in a professional space to create and learn are eligible to apply for membership. 

Commitment to quality and professionalism as well as knowledge of materials and techniques and an alignment with the vision of Chases Garage qualifies and ideal candidate. WE DON'T ACCEPT PRODUCTION POTTERS.