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: Wednesday, August 24 – October 19*
INTERMEDIATE CLASS: Tuesday August 23-September 27 and Thursday October 6-13**
TIME: 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
INSTRUCTOR: Todd Redmond
COST: $180/Friend; $224/Guest

*No class October 12
**Day of week changes mid term due to Jewish Holidays

Intermediate/Advanced Ceramics

It is always an exciting time in the clay studio at the MACC as students settle down and begin creating with clay and preparing for our annual fall sale. 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 August 24 – October 19*
TIME: 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
INSTRUCTOR: Todd Redmond
COST: $180/Friend; $224/Guest

No Class October 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, August 26 – October 14
TIME: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
INSTRUCTORS: Vicky Smith & Todd Redmond
COST: $180/Friend; $224/Guest

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.