Ceramics Classes with FAA

Meet the Instructors

Dianne Stiver-Lang

Brittany Weisbarth

Register for a Ceramics Class

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  • The first class registration button= the IN-PERSON class at FAA
  • All ceramics classes are offered in-person only at this time
  • Ceramics classes for teens and adults have an additional clay fee of $10 per bag
  • Ceramics tools are also available to purchase for $12 per kit
  • Both tools and clay can be purchased at the Customer Service Center
  • The Fine Arts Association offers Private Art Instruction for those who would like a one on one experience that fits to their schedule. 
  • Please contact Customer Experience at (440) 951-7500 x100 if you are interested in Private Instruction.
  • Unless indicated, most courses are designed to permit students to continue from previous sessions 
  • New students are always welcome!

CERAMICS CLASSES FOR CHILDREN

Instructor: Dianne Stiver-Lang

  • for ages 4-6
    • Fridays from 9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
    • Session 1= 1/29/2021 to 3/19/2021
      • Class #: VASP2120A
    • Session 2= 3/26/2021 to 5/21/2021
      • Class #: VASP2120B

Little hands, big projects! Young children explore clay as they create seasonal-themed items.

CERAMICS CLASSES FOR KIDS & TEENS

Instructor: Dianne Stiver-Lang

  • for ages 6-9
    • Session 1= Mondays from 4:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m.
      • From 1/25/2021 to 3/15/2021
      • Class #: VASP2121A 
    • Session 2= Mondays from 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
      • From 3/22/2021 to 5/17/2021
      • Class #: VASP2121B
Student’s imagination is encouraged through learning three methods of hand building in clay. Master the art of slab, coil and pinch pot building. This session’s projects may include seasonal items, animals, and birdhouses. Clay fee is included in tuition.

Instructor: Brittany Weisbarth

  • for ages 6-9
    • Session 1= Tuesdays from 4:30 p.m to 5:30 p.m.
      • From 1/26/2021 to 3/16/2021
      • Class #: VASP2121C 
    • Session 2= Tuesdays from 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
      • From 3/23/2021 to 5/18/2021
      • Class #: VASP2121D
Student’s imagination is encouraged through learning three methods of hand building in clay. Master the art of slab, coil and pinch pot building. This session’s projects may include seasonal items, animals, and birdhouses. Clay fee is included in tuition.
Instructor: Dianne Stiver-Lang
  • For ages 10-15
  • Session 1: Mondays from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
    • From 1/25/2021 to 3/15/2021
      • Class #: VASP2122A
  • Session 2: Mondays from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
    • From 3/22/2021 to 3/17/2021
      • Class #: VASP2122B
In this popular class, students explore sculptural and functional forms using hand building techniques and take turns using the pottery wheel. Emphasis is placed on creativity. Students produce a multitude of creative projects including lidded pots, functional items, and seasonal-themed items. Clay fee is included in tuition.

CERAMICS CLASSES FOR THE ENTIRE FAMILY

Instructor: Brittany Weisbarth

  • for ages 10 and up
  • Session 1= Tuesdays from 5:45 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    • From 1/26/2021 to 3/16/2021
      • Class #: VASP2123A
  • Session 2= Tuesdays from 5:45 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
    • From 3/23/2021 to 5/18/2021
      • Class #: VASP2123B

Create family FUN! Explore the use of the potter’s wheel with your loved ones. Hand-building will also be a technique used. Projects include seasonal-themed items. Adults are welcome to register for this class too for a family experience. Cost includes one adult & one child. 

Instructor: Brittany Weisbarth

  • for ages 10 and up
  • Session 1= Tuesdays from 7:15 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
    • From 1/26/2021 to 3/16/2021
      • Class #: VASP2123C
  • Session 2= Tuesdays from 7:15 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
    • From 3/23/2021 to 5/18/2021
      • Class #: VASP2123D

Create family FUN! Explore the use of the potter’s wheel with your loved ones. Hand-building will also be a technique used. Projects include seasonal-themed items. Adults are welcome to register for this class too for a family experience. Cost includes one adult & one child.

CERAMICS CLASSES FOR TEENS AND ADULTS

Instructor: Dianne Stiver-Lang
For high school – adult
  • Session 1= Mondays from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    • From 1/25/2021 to 3/15/2021 
      • Class #: VASP2124A
  • Session 2= Mondays from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
    • From 3/22/2021 to 5/17/2021
      • Class #: VASP2124B 
Basic and advanced techniques of hand-building, wheel-throwing and glaze application are taught in this class. Students are encouraged to develop individual pursuits in clay. Instructor assists students with reaching individual goals. Beginners through advanced welcome.
Instructor: Dianne Stiver-Lang
For high school – adult
  • Session 1= Fridays from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    • From 1/29/2021 to 3/19/2021 
      • Class #: VASP2124C
  • Session 2= Fridays from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
    • From 3/26/2021 to 5/21/2021
      • Class #: VASP2124D 
Basic and advanced techniques of hand-building, wheel-throwing and glaze application are taught in this class. Students are encouraged to develop individual pursuits in clay. Instructor assists students with reaching individual goals. Beginners through advanced welcome.
Instructor: Dianne Stiver-Lang
For high school – adult
  • Session 1= Fridays from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    • From 1/29/2021 to 3/19/2021 
      • Class #: VASP2124E
  • Session 2= Fridays from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
    • From 3/26/2021 to 5/21/2021
      • Class #: VASP2124F 
Basic and advanced techniques of hand-building, wheel-throwing and glaze application are taught in this class. Students are encouraged to develop individual pursuits in clay. Instructor assists students with reaching individual goals. Beginners through advanced welcome.

CERAMICS CLASSES FOR ADULTS

Instructor: Dianne Stiver-Lang
For high school – adult
  • Session 1= Thursdays from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
    • From 1/28/2021 to 3/18/2021 
      • Class #: VASP2125A
  • Session 2= Thursdays from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
    • From 3/25/2021 to 5/20/2021
      • Class #: VASP2125B
Basic and advanced techniques of hand-building, wheel-throwing and glaze application are taught in this class. Students are encouraged to develop individual pursuits in clay. Instructor assists students with reaching individual goals. Beginners through advanced welcome.

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