(914) 739-CLAY (2529)


In the event of inclement weather, check the website for cancellations.
Cancelled classes will be made up at the end of the sessions.

Pottery Wheel Basics I & II

Jon Torres/ Beginners/ Intermediate

If you’ve always wanted to learn to work with clay (or haven’t done it for a while) this class is for you! It covers the basics of wheel throwing. Students will learn to center on the potter’s wheel and practice making basic thrown pots. They will be taught some techniques for surface decoration and learn to glaze their finished work. Students who have taken the class before are welcome to continue to build their skills.

4 Mondays 7/11 – 8/1
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
$152 + 40 materials fee + firing fees**


Pottery Wheel Basic

Jon Torres - Beginner

In this 4-week class you will be introduced to the basics of working on the pottery wheel. Watch demonstrations and have the opportunity to try it yourself. You will practice centering and making cylindrical forms.

4 Tuesday 7/5 – 7/26
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
$152 + $40 materials fee = $192 + firing fees**

Wednesday Night Clay

Jon Torres - Intermediate

Experienced students continue to hone both wheel and hand-building skills and are encouraged to bring their creativity to more complex projects such as larger bowls, plates and textured forms. Both group and individual instruction will be emphasized. Students will be encouraged to expand their knowledge of surface treatments such as glaze, oxide washes and slips.

4 Wednesdays: 7/6 – 7/27
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
$152 + $40 materials fee = $192 + firing fees**
Special Member Price: $128 + $32 materials = $160

Teen Wheel & Sculpture

Jon Torres - All Levels

This class for teenagers provides an introduction to wheel throwing and ceramic sculpture for those new to it and a continuation of skill building for those already proficient. Students are encouraged to develop sculptural forms of their own design and master the skills needed to create these. They will learn wheel techniques allowing them to create bowls, vases, and other functional items. Participation in this class provides a great way for teens to build their 3-D portfolio! Glazing and firing techniques are also covered. The class is geared toward students between the ages of 13-18.

4 Thursdays: 7/7 – 7/28
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
$140 + $38 materials fee = $178 + firing fees**

Class Price

*Price doesn’t include firing fee. Please refer to individual course description.

Student Calendar

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Peekskill Clay Studios
1000 N Division St
Peekskill, NY 10566

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Class Policies

Tuition and clay fees must be paid in full before the first class (clay must be purchased from PCS). Students who wish to withdraw must do so one week before the first scheduled class to receive a full refund. Classes with insufficient enrollment will be cancelled and payment fully refunded. No refunds will be given for missed classed. Classes can be made up by permission of the teacher. Please look for information about weather related closing on our home page.
· Classes are for adults (18+) (except teen class)
· Proof of vaccination is required and will be solicited when registration confirmation is sent.
· Masks required
· Classes are capped at 8
· Any cancellations will be made up at the end of the session