Pottery Night

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.     Go ahead and get a little dirty on Friday night! Couples, singles, […]

$40

Family Saturday Clay Day: Make A Gift Day Platter

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status. _____________________________________ Join instructor Anna Ellis in celebrating the Holidays with students making a Gift […]

$15

Clay Exploration

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.   Is there an idea you have in your head, bud don't quite know […]

$200

Pottery Basics & Beyond

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.   Ready to try your hand at the potter’s wheel? There will be helpful demonstrations and lots of hands-on time in this session. You will be learning the basics of wheel throwing, hand building, and surface decoration in this […]

$200

Clay Lab

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.   Investigating the surface through material studies, clay science, and experimentation. Open to all skill levels. “Further your understanding of clay as a raw material to a realized object.”   Tuition includes a 25 lb. bag of clay and […]

$200

Young Potters: Beginning Throwing & More!

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy – Winter 2022 *updated Jan 5, 2022   Due to the rise in Covid cases in our area, the Academy Center of the Arts requires that all students participating in our classes  regardless of vaccination status wear a mask while on our campus.  All staff are required to wear masks while on […]

$130

Beginning & Intermediate Pottery

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status. .   Introduction to and focusing on wheel throwing and incorporating some hand-building and glazing techniques, with advanced technique instruction for returning students.     Tuition includes a 25 lb. bag of clay and glaze and firing costs.   […]

$200

Wednesday Independent Studio

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.       FOR EXPERIENCED POTTERS looking for studio time without instruction. Have access to pottery wheels, tools, glazes, and firing and work at your own pace.   Must have two years of previous experience in pottery.   Includes […]

$150

Beginning Hand Building

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.   Students will learn the art of handbuilding with clay by expert Handbuilder Anna Ellis!  This class is excellent for beginners as well as more experienced handbuilders. Anna will include demonstrations each class and will work with all levels […]

$200

Intermediate & Advanced Hand Building

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.   Advanced students will continue to develop independent work supplemented with a demonstration of each class. Demonstrations will cover the use of underglazes, utilizing different techniques in a single piece, hand-building larger, and complex forms. Students will be encouraged […]

$200

Kid’s Clayworks: Winter Wonderland

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status. ______________________________________________________ For kids ages 6-10, Join instructors Lesley Burks and Brie Falwell in making clay projects that celebrate the winter season: Snow Globe Plate, Penguin Sculpture, Snowman Lantern,  and Igloo Covered Dish   Instructors: Lesley Burks   Lesley Burks […]

$65

Thursday Independent Studio

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.       FOR EXPERIENCED POTTERS looking for studio time without instruction. Have access to pottery wheels, tools, glazes, and firing and work at your own pace.   Must have two years of previous experience in pottery.   Includes […]

$150

Friday Independent Studio

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.       FOR EXPERIENCED POTTERS looking for studio time without instruction. Have access to pottery wheels, tools, glazes, and firing and work at your own pace.   Must have two years of previous experience in pottery.   Includes […]

$150

Pottery Night Out!

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.     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 and wheel throwing.  Have […]

$40

Family Saturday Clay Day: Let’s Go Fly a Kite!

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status. _____________________________________ Join instructor Anna Ellis in celebrating the Animation Festival at the Academy, with a Go Fly A Kite Covered Dish!     Instructor: Anna Ellis   Anna is a Lynchburg native who has always had a passion for […]

$15

Pottery Night Out!

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.     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 and wheel throwing.  Have […]

$40

Family Saturday Clay Day: Valentines Heart Mug

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status. ______________________________________________________ For kids ages5 and up!  Join instructors Lesley Burks and Brie Falwell in making heart mugs in anticipation of Valentine's Day.   Instructors: Lesley Burks   Lesley Burks Lesley is a Lynchburg local who started pottery classes at […]

$15

Pottery Night Out!

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status.     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 and wheel throwing.  Have […]

$40

Family Saturday Clay Day: Anne Spencer House Lantern

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status. _____________________________________ Join instructor Anna Ellis in honoring Lynchburg Poet Anne Spencer by making an Anne Spencer House Lantern!     Instructor: Anna Ellis   Anna is a Lynchburg native who has always had a passion for the arts. She […]

$15

Kid’s Clayworks: Bear With It

May Carter Pottery Studio 519 Commerce Street, Lynchburg, VA

Academy Mask Policy For any participant masks are highly recommended and encouraged regardless of vaccination status. ______________________________________________________ For kids ages 6-10, Join instructors Lesley Burks and Brie Falwell in making clay projects that have a polar bear theme! Projects will be: Cylinder Bear Jars, Bear Themed Sponge Holder, Bear Bowl, Bear Plate, Bear Ornaments   […]

$65