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September 2018

$15

Family Saturday Clay Day: Leaf Ceramics

September 22 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm / Each Saturday, until September 22.
May Carter Pottery Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA United States
Register By: September 21
Ages: 5+
Academy Center of the Arts

Leaf Plates – Paint real leaves and roll them into your clay cut out and assemble a beautiful bowl with all the colors of fall.  Instructor is Anna Ellis. Parents are encouraged to attend the class with their child or children, or you can drop them off!     REFUND POLICY 1. Classes without sufficient enrollment by the registration deadline will be canceled. Fees are 100% refundable for classes canceled by the Academy. 2. 85% of class fees will be refunded if you cancel a week or more before the start of class.  If the withdrawal notice is received within one week (7 days) of the class’s first meeting, then there are no refunds issued. PHOTO POLICY The Academy Center of the Arts may use photos of students taken during class or events for any marketing promotions including print, web, social media, and video productions.  If you or your child wish to not be included please inform the instructor with written notice at the first meeting. Crowd scenes or group photos are exempt.

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$80

Raku Workshop with Brett Thomas, Mobile Raku

September 29 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm / Each Saturday, until September 29.
May Carter Pottery Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504 United States
Register By: September 10
Ages: 15+
Academy Center of the Arts

The Academy Center of the Arts is pleased to partner again with Brett Thomas of Mobile Raku in hosting a one day Raku workshop on Saturday, September 29 from 9:30 a.m. – 4:00 pm at the Academy Center of the Arts. Class size is limited to 20 students, and each student may bring 4-5 pieces (raku clay only bisque cone 06), approximately 5” wide x 12” tall or smaller. Tiles are acceptable however NO BOWLS OR SLABS.   If time allows, additional pieces may be fired after everyone has had a turn.  Brett will provide his glazes and materials for firing. Please register early; pieces need to made and bisque fired before September 27. One day class tuition is $80 which includes a 25lb bag of raku clay.  Student currently not enrolled in Academy Center pottery classes will have access to the studio to make their pieces. Unused raku clay from this class can be saved for the next Raku workshop! Come join the firing party! REFUND POLICY 1. Classes without sufficient enrollment by the registration deadline will be canceled. Fees are 100% refundable for classes canceled by the Academy. 2. 85% of class fees will be refunded if you cancel a week…

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October 2018

$140

Introduction to Kiln Fired Glass VII

October 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until October 30.
May Carter Pottery Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA United States
Register By: October 8
Ages: 15+
Academy Center of the Arts

Acquire glass cutting skills and learn the basics of firing and slumping while creating projects in glass.  Possible projects include sun catchers, bowls, vases and many others. Instructor is Suzanne Michaels SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75. REFUND POLICY 1. Classes without sufficient enrollment by the registration deadline will be canceled. Fees are 100% refundable for classes canceled by the Academy. 2. 85% of class fees will be refunded if you cancel a week or more before the start of class.  If the withdrawal notice is received within one week (7 days) of the class’s first meeting, then there are no refunds issued. PHOTO POLICY The Academy Center of the Arts may use photos of students taken during class or events for any marketing promotions including print, web, social media, and video productions.  If you or your child wish to not be included please inform the instructor with written notice at the first meeting. Crowd scenes or group photos are exempt.

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$40

Pottery Date Night IX

October 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Friday, until October 19.
May Carter Pottery Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA United States
Register By: October 18
Ages: 18+
Academy Center of the Arts

Go ahead and get a little dirty on Friday night! Couples, singles, and friends are welcome to join us at The Academy Center of the Arts Pottery Studio for an evening of fun, romance and hand building in clay. Come out for a spooky Friday night and make sugar skull lanterns with our skilled instructor, Anna Ellis! Beer, wine, light snacks, clay and tools are included. Wear or bring clothes to change into that you don’t mind getting dirty. Preregistration is required. Please register online, but if you have any additional questions contact Ted Batt at tbatt@academycenter.org or 434-528-3256 x127 for more information. The $40 fee is per person and the event is for adults ages 18 and over. REFUND POLICY 1. Classes without sufficient enrollment by the registration deadline will be canceled. Fees are 100% refundable for classes canceled by the Academy. 2. 85% of class fees will be refunded if you cancel a week or more before the start of class.  If the withdrawal notice is received within one week (7 days) of the class’s first meeting, then there are no refunds issued. PHOTO POLICY The Academy Center of the Arts may use photos of students taken during class or…

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$130

Mosaic Madness II

October 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm / Each Wednesday, until December 5.
May Carter Pottery Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA United States
Register By: October 23
Ages: 15+
Academy Center of the Arts

In this fun and fully interactive class, learn to make your won mosaic art pieces with instructor, Kim Clarke.  We will be working using the direct method.  Choose from several project bases (mirror, address number plaques, frames, etc.).  All bases and materials are included, along with colored glass, adhesives and grout.  Use the wide array of colored glass and mirror tiles provided or bring in your own tiles, bases and other fun items that can be used in mosaics.  Great for beginners. **A $15 materials fee is due to the instructor on the first day of class.   SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75. REFUND POLICY 1. Classes without sufficient enrollment by the registration deadline will be canceled. Fees are 100% refundable for classes canceled by the Academy. 2. 85% of class fees will be refunded if you cancel a week or more before the start of class.  If the withdrawal notice is received within one week (7 days) of the class’s first meeting, then there are no refunds issued. PHOTO POLICY The Academy Center of the Arts may use photos of students taken during class or…

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$15

Family Saturday Clay Day: Haunted House Lanterns

October 27 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm / Each Saturday, until October 27.
May Carter Pottery Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA United States
Register By: October 25
Ages: 5+
Academy Center of the Arts

Students will make haunted house lanterns just in time for Halloween!  Instructor is Anna Ellis. Parents are encouraged to attend the class with their child or children, or you can drop them off!     REFUND POLICY 1. Classes without sufficient enrollment by the registration deadline will be canceled. Fees are 100% refundable for classes canceled by the Academy. 2. 85% of class fees will be refunded if you cancel a week or more before the start of class.  If the withdrawal notice is received within one week (7 days) of the class’s first meeting, then there are no refunds issued. PHOTO POLICY The Academy Center of the Arts may use photos of students taken during class or events for any marketing promotions including print, web, social media, and video productions.  If you or your child wish to not be included please inform the instructor with written notice at the first meeting. Crowd scenes or group photos are exempt.

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$135

Monday Independent Studio V

October 29 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Monday, until December 10.
May Carter Pottery Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA United States
Register By: October 28
Ages: 15+

For experienced potters looking for studio time but not necessarily instruction. Have access to pottery wheels, tools, glazes and firing and work at your own pace. Includes a 25lb. bag of clay with registration. If Monday mornings don’t fit your schedule, try Wednesday nights at 6:30 pm.  Still doesn’t work for you? Contact Ted Batt to arrange for Independent studio time. SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75. REFUND POLICY 1. Classes without sufficient enrollment by the registration deadline will be canceled. Fees are 100% refundable for classes canceled by the Academy. 2. 85% of class fees will be refunded if you cancel a week or more before the start of class.  If the withdrawal notice is received within one week (7 days) of the class’s first meeting, then there are no refunds issued. PHOTO POLICY The Academy Center of the Arts may use photos of students taken during class or events for any marketing promotions including print, web, social media, and video productions.  If you or your child wish to not be included please inform the instructor with written notice at the first meeting. Crowd scenes…

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$180

Pottery Basics VI

October 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Monday, until December 10.
May Carter Pottery Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA United States
Register By: October 27
Ages: 15+
Academy Center of the arts

Ready to try your hand at the potter’s wheel? There will be helpful demonstrations and lots of hands-on time in this session with instructor Kim Clarke.  Students will be learning the basics of wheel throwing, hand building, and surface decoration in this fun and casual class.  you will get some tips and tricks that will help you create some beautiful pottery!  this is a great way for you to take a break and explore your creative side in this fun introduction to clay. No experience needed!   SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75. REFUND POLICY 1. Classes without sufficient enrollment by the registration deadline will be canceled. Fees are 100% refundable for classes canceled by the Academy. 2. 85% of class fees will be refunded if you cancel a week or more before the start of class.  If the withdrawal notice is received within one week (7 days) of the class’s first meeting, then there are no refunds issued. PHOTO POLICY The Academy Center of the Arts may use photos of students taken during class or events for any marketing promotions including print, web, social media,…

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$180

Clay Lab II

October 30 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until December 11.
May Carter Pottery Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA United States
Register By: October 29
Ages: 15+
Academy Center of the Arts

Investigate the surface through material studies, clay science, and experimentation with instructor Justin Rice.  Open to all skill levels. Further your understanding of clay as a raw material to realized object.   SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75. REFUND POLICY 1. Classes without sufficient enrollment by the registration deadline will be canceled. Fees are 100% refundable for classes canceled by the Academy. 2. 85% of class fees will be refunded if you cancel a week or more before the start of class.  If the withdrawal notice is received within one week (7 days) of the class’s first meeting, then there are no refunds issued. PHOTO POLICY The Academy Center of the Arts may use photos of students taken during class or events for any marketing promotions including print, web, social media, and video productions.  If you or your child wish to not be included please inform the instructor with written notice at the first meeting. Crowd scenes or group photos are exempt.

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$180

Beginning & Intermediate Pottery VI

October 30 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm / Each Tuesday, until December 11.
May Carter Pottery Studio, 519 Commerce Street
Lynchburg, VA United States
Register By: October 29
Ages: 15+
Academy Center of the Arts

For beginning and intermediate students with instructor, Justin Rice.  Introduction to and focusing on wheel throwing and incorporating some hand building and glazing techniques, with advanced technique instruction for returning students.   SENIOR DISCOUNTS (ages 62+) Enter your DOB and apply the coupon code ‘SENIOR’ for a $25 discount off any class over $75. REFUND POLICY 1. Classes without sufficient enrollment by the registration deadline will be canceled. Fees are 100% refundable for classes canceled by the Academy. 2. 85% of class fees will be refunded if you cancel a week or more before the start of class.  If the withdrawal notice is received within one week (7 days) of the class’s first meeting, then there are no refunds issued. PHOTO POLICY The Academy Center of the Arts may use photos of students taken during class or events for any marketing promotions including print, web, social media, and video productions.  If you or your child wish to not be included please inform the instructor with written notice at the first meeting. Crowd scenes or group photos are exempt.

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