Summer 2018 Classes and Workshops

Join us during the summer for engaging classes and interactive workshops designed for adults, children, and families!

Fish Dish
Friday, July 13
6:30 p.m. 7:15 p.m.
Location: Pottery Studio
Ages: 6 and above (Ages 6-11 must be accompanied by an adult who will stay for the entirety of the class)
Class Limit: 15
Class Minimum: 6
Class Fee: $30
Materials Fee: $10

Registration Closing: July 6
Instructor: Tessa Peterzak

Create aquatic themed dishes in this hands-on workshop. Artist Tessa Peterzak will guide you through creating your own fish dishes. One will be a catch-all dish that is about the size of a spoon rest. The other will is a smaller dish perfect to use for a tea bag or ring holder dish. You will receive two pre-thrown dishes created by Tessa which you will then make uniquely yours by adding clay elements to create a fish. Perfect for both children and adults!

Sushi Plate Set: Handbuilding Clay
July 21, Saturday
2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Pottery Studio Classroom
Ages: 16 and above
Class Limit: 10
Class Minimum: 4
Class Fee: $35
Materials Fee: $10
Registration Closing: July 13
Instructor: Phyllis Seidner

Create a beautiful handmade sushi set. In this class you will guided through the process of handbuilding clay to make functional pottery. Your sushi set will include a slab-built sushi plate, a small soy sauce bowl, and a chopstick holder. At the end of the class you will choose your glaze and your instructor will apply the glaze and fire your pieces for you.

Glass Blowing Intensive
August 4 & 5, Saturday & Sunday
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. both days
Location: Glass Studio
Ages: 16 and above
Class Fee: $300
Registration Closing: July 27
Instructor: Skitch Manion

Have only one weekend to spare? This is an experience made just for you! Spend two full days in our glass studio learning to blow glass with a highly experienced staff. Designed for the beginning glassblower, this class offers the fundamentals of working and forming molten glass into basic shapes. You will become familiar with equipment and movement in the hot shop, as well as how to work with a partner. This is the perfect class to get a taste of glassblowing and its endless possibilities. No prerequisite needed! 

Ceramic Luminaries
August 18, Saturday
2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Location: Pottery Studio Classroom
Ages: 16 and above
Class Limit: 10
Class Minimum: 4
Class Fee: $35
Materials Fee: $10
Registration Closing: August 10
Instructor: Phyllis Seidner

Join us and learn how to create a luminary, ceramic candle holder, using high-fire clay. Ceramic Artist Phyllis Seidner will guide you through the process of carving and embellishing your own luminary to add to your collection of handmade home decor.  At the end of the class you will choose your glaze and your instructor will apply the glaze and fire your piece for you.

Stained Glass 1: Introduction to Stained Glass
August 25 & 26, Saturday & Sunday
9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Location: Stained Glass Studio
Ages: 14 and above
Class Limit: 9
Class Minimum: 4
Class Fee: $110
Registration Closing: August 17
Instructor: Dr. Paul Trivellini

Begin your journey with stained glass! During this 2-day intensive class, you will learn the history of stained glass, how to cut glass, and basic design techniques while making stained glass sun catchers. You’ll also learn how to create your own stained glass projects using the copper foil technique. No prerequisite.

You can register online or by mail.

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Or print a Registration Form. 

If you register by mail, checks must be made payable to WheatonArts. 

MAIL:  

ATTN: Beverly Narbut
Wheaton Arts and Cultural Center
1501 Glasstown Road
Millville, NJ  08332

If you have any questions, please contact us at:
FAX: 856.825.2410    PHONE: 856.825.6800, ext. 100
EMAIL: bnarbut@wheatonarts.org

Registration deadline: Two weeks prior to workshop date. Walk-ins welcome if space is available.

You may also find these programs interesting:
“Make Your Own” Experiences
FREE Family Art Workshops
Saturday Morning Story Circle

 

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Cancellations:
 
Refunds will be given up to one week prior to the beginning of the workshop. After this time your workshop fee is non-refundable. WheatonArts reserves the right to cancel a workshop due to minimal enrollment. If cancellation occurs, WheatonArts will refund all workshop fees.