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Our outstanding team of instructors, fabulous students and well-equipped studio all contribute to an educational experience that is fun and inviting. Our studio also features open studio hours at no extra cost to the student. Experience the friendly atmosphere that has long distinguished the Frankel Clay Studio. Call 303.316.6360 for more information.

Current Classes:

Wheelthrowing and More

This course intersperses demonstrations, projects, and individual instruction to new and advanced students alike. This class focuses on, but is not limited to throwing on the wheel. If you have ever wanted to try your hand at wheelthrowing, come join this class where Todd shares his expertise in a fun and relaxed environment.

BEGINNER CLASS: Mondays, March 20-May 22*
INTERMEDIATE CLASS: Tuesdays, March 14-May 23**
TIME: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
LOCATION: JCC Clay Studio
INSTRUCTOR: Todd Redmond
*No class March 27, April 10, April 17
**No class March 28, April 11, April 18

Intermediate/Advanced Ceramics

Come in from the cold and indulge in creative work with clay! This class tends to focus on handbuilding and students often direct their work by pursuing individual interests. This is a relaxed community oriented class where students gather and exercise their passion for clay.

WHEN: Wednesdays, March 15-May 17*
TIME: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
LOCATION: JCC Clay Studio
INSTRUCTOR: Todd Redmond
COST: $180/Friend; $224/Guest
*No class March 29, April 12

Ceramics 101

During this class, students will focus on a common theme or project while pursuing their own work. Instruction is concentrated on, but not limited to hand building techniques. Beginners are welcome to join in in this relaxed and supportive environment. Come and enjoy the challenges, wonders and satisfaction of working with clay.

WHEN: Fridays, March 17-May 19*
TIME: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
LOCATION: JCC Clay Studio
INSTRUCTORS: Vicky Smith
COST: $180/Friend; $224/Guest
*No class March 31

Beginning Ceramics

This course welcomes any level of beginner, from brand new “never touched a wheel” to intermediate students who wish to hone skills and build artistry. This class includes demonstrations, projects, and individual instruction in wheel-throwing, hand building and glazing techniques. Come experience the joys and challenges of working with clay in Vicky’s relaxed, supportive environment.

WHEN: Wednesdays, March 15-May 17*
TIME: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
LOCATION: JCC Clay Studio
INSTRUCTOR: Vicky Smith
COST: $180/Friend; $224/Guest
*No Class March 29, April 12

Art Class Policies

Class Location

All classes take place in the JCC Clay Studio

Class Cancellations

If a class is cancelled due to a teacher illness or inclement weather, participants will be notified immediately by phone. If scheduling allows, a make-up class will be offered at the convenience of the teacher and students. The MACC reserves the right to cancel class one week before the date of first class due to low enrollment.