The MAC offers a number of multi-week classes for beginners in a variety of media. These classes include time in our studios, use of our tools and equipment, access to materials, and in-depth instruction from an experienced artist.
PLEASE NOTE: Payment is not required until class begins, but we do appreciate advanced online registration. You can register by paying online, or you can simply fill out our registration form if you would prefer to pay in person when the class begins.
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You will explore a variety of techniques, tools, and materials needed to create ceramic wares on the pottery wheel, from wedging and centering, to pulling and trimming.
This five-week beginners' course meets from 6 to 8pm every Thursday from June 22nd through July 27th (skipping a week on July 6th). You will receive five weeks of in-depth instruction with two hours of studio time per week, as well as access to all the equipment and tools in our clay studio.
Additional fees apply for materials. For a fee of $25, The MAC will provide you with twenty-five pounds of commercial low-fire earthenware clay, and access to a variety of glazes and slips.
This three-week course meets Thursdays 6 to 8pm starting July 13th.
You'll learn everything you need to know to start knitting. We’ll make a washcloth sampler and a scarf in this class. Students will learn to cast on (get started), knit, purl, and cast off (finish the end). We will discuss and learn the basics of reading patterns, needles, tools, and fiber and yarn choices.
Additional costs apply for the knitting needles and yarn needed for this class. A Knitting Kit can be purchased through The MAC, or you can purchase knitting needles and yarn on your own and bring them with you.