Tribeca Clayworks at Manhattan Youth

Tribeca Clayworks, the first clay studio in Tribeca, has been conducting ceramics classes for the past 20 years. Now housed at the Downtown Community Center, we offer classes for adults and children. Our classes are taught by professional ceramic artists in our fully-equipped ceramics studio. With pottery wheels, slab rollers, clay extruders, electric kilns and lots of space to work, our classes are designed for all levels.

Fall Semester begins Monday, September 11th.

To Register for Adult Ceramics classes, fill out this form and email to Susan@Manhattanyouth.org

To Register for Adult Handbuilding Workshops click here.

More information below!

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Adult Ceramics Fall Registration information: Classes start the week of September 11th, 2017

Adult Handbuilding and Pottery Wheel Class
8 week session
Session 1: Mondays (All levels) | 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Session 2: Wednesdays (Intermediate class) | 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM  Session 3: Thursdays (All levels) | 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM |

Cost for an 8 week session:

$320 + $45 material fee (this includes clay, glazes and firing). Re-firing charge (3x which is not usually necessary) fee 6" and smaller $5, 7" and above $10

10% discount for Community Center members (does not apply to material fee).

 

5-Week Sessions:

Session 4: Friday  Contact susan@manhattanyouth.org

(All levels) 9:30am-12:00pm  

Cost for 5 week session:

$210 + $35 material fee (this includes clay, glazes and firing). Re-firing charge (3x which is not usually necessary) fee 6" and smaller $5, 7" and

above $10

10% discount for Community Center members (does not apply to material fee).

 

Open Studio (open only to enrolled students, no instructor)

Monday, Tuesdays & Thursdays 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

**Tuesdays 10:00am-1:00pm (pending on Friday morning class)

Saturdays 12:30 AM - 4:30PM

Sundays 12:00 PM - 4:30PM

 




For more information or to register for this session please
contact Susan Kay at Susan@manhattanyouth.org or call at 347 -853-7765
Adult Introductory Handbuilding Workshop
If you've always wanted to roll up your sleeves to have some fun working with clay, this is your opportunity. We are offering a 2 1/2 hour Introductory Hand-Building workshop with Tribeca Clayworks at the Downtown Community Center. Working with our ceramic artists, you will learn many of the hand-building skills needed to make all kinds of functional and sculptural works of art.
If you want to keep your work, you can glaze your ware during the session, and for $15, we will fire it in our kiln.
At the end of the class you can take a spin on the pottery wheel--just be prepared to get dirty!
Introductory Class Times:
Tuesday 6:30 - 9:00 PM
Sunday 12:00 - 2:30 PM
Cost: Members $25 (contact susan@manhattanyouth.org for discount code)
Non-Members $50
Reservation/registration required. Click here to sign up.
Saturday Family Clay Day: A Great Way To Spend A Saturday 
Starting in September, you and your family can come to our ceramic studio between the hours of 11 AM - 2 PM for a 1-hour clay session. A Clayworks instructor will show you some fun projects with wet clay. You will then glaze your work and all pieces will remain in the studio to be fired and picked up in 10-14 days. Drop in for an hour of fun when it is convenient for you - just arrive between 11 AM and 1:30 PM. 
All materials are non-toxic and safe.
Drop-in: 12 PM - 3 PM
Fee: $25 per family (max 4 people) for members only.
Mommy/Daddy and Me Ceramics
You and your child, 2-3 years old can drop into our state of the art ceramics studio for a class with wet clay, glaze and an instructor who will take you through the whole process of making your own masterpiece! All materials safe, lead and toxic free.
Drop-in: Mondays and Wednesdays 10 AM - 11 AM  
Fee: $10 drop-in fee. Members only.
After-School Classes (Children Ages 5-12)
Monday k-1 grade 3:30 - 4:40 PM k-5 grade 4:40 - 5:50 PM
Tuesday k-1 grade 3:30 - 4:40 PM k-1 grade 4:40 - 5:50 PM
Wednesday 2-5 grade 3:30 - 4:40 PM 2-5 grade 4:40 - 5:50 PM
Thursday 2-5 grade 3:30 - 4:40 PM 2-5 grade 4:40 - 5:50 PM
Open Ceramics: Saturdays 10:00AM - 12:00PM kids 5th -8th grade.
Starting in October, kids in 5th -8th grades can join ceramics staff in the art room for handbuilding projects.  Included in Membership.

 

 

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